Oregon proclaims it hit 70% vaccination goal against COVID-19 – OregonLive

The Oregon Health Authority declared success Friday in its mission to immunize 70% of grownups, commemorating the turning point 2 days after the state completely reopened and simply ahead of a long vacation weekend.Oregons statement was in part preemptive, with federal data revealing 2,206 grownups still in need of a first dose to officially hit the target.But state authorities who have actually long utilized that exact same federal data to track Oregons development stated Friday theyre confident those individuals have already received vaccinations but are not yet accounted for in the main tally. State officials made the statement ahead of the three-day holiday weekend, a duration of time when the Oregon Health Authority isnt anticipated to launch news updates about the pandemic.Agency officials will no longer report everyday coronavirus cases, deaths and hospitalizations on the weekends or vacations.” Vaccines: Oregon reported 7,934 recently administered doses, which consists of 3,562 Thursday and the remainder from previous days.Where the new cases are by county: Baker (1 ), Benton (2 ), Clackamas (16 ), Clatsop (2 ), Columbia (2 ), Coos (1 ), Crook (3 ), Curry (1 ), Deschutes (14 ), Douglas (14 ), Gilliam (1 ), Harney (1 ), Hood River (3 ), Jackson (14 ), Jefferson (1 ), Josephine (12 ), Klamath (7 ), Lane (13 ), Linn (15 ), Malheur (1 ), Marion (22 ), Morrow (1 ), Multnomah (22 ), Polk (7 ), Tillamook (2 ), Umatilla (6 ), Union (1 ), Wasco (2 ), Washington (14) and Yamhill (8 ).