Tag Archives: Death/Deaths

2 Oregon troops among 8 missing, presumed dead near San Diego

Two of eight troops missing after their landing craft sank off the Southern California coast during a training exercise have been identified as Oregon men. Lance Cpl. Chase D. Sweetwood of Portland, 19, and Pfc. Jack Ryan Ostrovsky of Bend, 21, were among the 15 Marines and one Navy sailor aboard an amphibious assault vehicle […]
Read More »

‘I want to know what happened to him’: Family seeks answers for Oregon’s youngest suspected COVID-19 victim, age 26

The family of a 26-year-old Yamhill County man suspected of dying with COVID-19 is awaiting formal laboratory findings by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention after he initially tested negative for coronavirus. Source: ‘I want to know what happened to him’: Family seeks answers for Oregon’s youngest suspected COVID-19 victim, age 26 – […]
Read More »

Live updates: Oregon passes 19,000 coronavirus diagnoses

COVID-19 has claimed one more life in Oregon, a 68-year-old Malheur County man who died a month after his diagnosis. That brings the pandemic’s death toll in the state to 325, health officials reported Sunday. The Oregon Health Authority also reported 285 new confirmed and presumptive cases of the coronavirus Sunday, bringing the total diagnosed […]
Read More »

Oregon coronavirus updates: 53 more cases in Marion County,

Marion County has the highest number of new cases reported Sunday. The Oregon Health Authority reported 53 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19 in Marion County on Sunday, the most new cases in the state. Source: Oregon coronavirus updates: 53 more cases in Marion County,

OHA: One more COVID-19 death, 285 new cases

Umatilla County, which was rolled back to baseline status on Friday by Gov. Kate Brown, reported another 20 cases. COVID-19 claimed one more life in Oregon, raising the state’s death toll to 326, the Oregon Health Authority reported on Sunday. Source: Pamplin Media Group – OHA: One more COVID-19 death, 285 new cases

Young people are infecting older family members in shared homes

State Library Ed. Note: If you cannot access this story via the link below, state employees can access this Washington Post story HERE via the State Library’s subscription to the US Newstream database. Alternatively, state employees can contact us for access: library.help@state.or.us or 503-378-8800. Front-line caregivers are seeing more older people with covid-19. Young working adults and others who went to […]
Read More »

Coronavirus in Oregon: State officials report 277 cases and three deaths Sunday as schools plan for fall

The Oregon Health Authority reported 277 new confirmed and presumptive coronavirus cases and three deaths on Sunday. The count is the first time in several days that state authorities have reported less than 300 daily cases. State officials in the past week have reported an average 322 cases per day. Source: Coronavirus in Oregon: State […]
Read More »

Live updates: Oregon reports younger deaths from COVID pandemic

Oregon reported one of the state’s younger deaths from the coronavirus on Sunday, a 40-year-old Multnomah County woman who died three weeks after she received her diagnosis. The two other people whose deaths were disclosed by health officials were also younger than most whose lives COVID-19 has claimed: a 56-year-old man from Marion County and […]
Read More »

Oregon coronavirus updates: 3 new deaths, 277 new COVID-19 cases

The Oregon Health Authority reported three deaths related to COVID-19 Sunday, including one 56-year-old man from Marion County. The state’s death toll is now at 289. Source: Oregon coronavirus updates: 3 new deaths, 277 new COVID-19 cases

Virus deaths, cases increase as new safety requirements take effect

  Oregon Health Authority reported three new deaths and 277 more cases on Sunday. Days after Oregon Gov. Kate Brown increased safety requirements to slow the spread of COVID-19, the virus has claimed three more lives, raising the state’s death toll to 289, the Oregon Health Authority reported on Sunday. Source: Pamplin Media Group – […]
Read More »