COVID-19

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COVID-19 has claimed seven more lives in Oregon, raising the state’s death toll to 427, the Oregon Health Authority reported at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 25. 

Oregon Health Authority reported 247 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19 as of 12:01 a.m., bringing the state total to 25,391.

The new cases reported today are in the following counties: Baker (3), Benton (4), Clackamas (17), Clatsop (1), Columbia (2), Coos (2), Deschutes (1), Jackson (18), Jefferson (4), Lane (3), Lincoln (3), Linn (4), Malheur (20), Marion (40), Morrow (4), Multnomah (48), Polk (1), Tillamook (1), Umatilla (24), Union (1), Wallowa (1), Washington (38), and Yamhill (7).

Oregon’s 421st COVID-19 death is a 93-year-old woman in Lincoln County who died on Aug. 15 in her residence. The death certificate listed COVID-19 disease or SARS-CoV-2 as a cause of death or a significant condition contributing to death.

Oregon’s 422nd COVID-19 death is a 63-year-old man in Umatilla County who tested positive on Aug. 3 and died on Aug. 23, in his residence. He had underlying conditions.

Oregon’s 423rd COVID-19 death is a 71-year-old woman in Umatilla County who tested positive on July 23 and died on Aug. 23, in his residence. She had underlying conditions.

Oregon’s 424th COVID-19 death is a 68-year-old man in Marion County who tested positive on July 25 and died on Aug. 22, at Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center. He had underlying conditions.

Oregon’s 425th COVID-19 death is an 87-year-old woman in Lincoln County who tested positive on Aug. 5 and died on Aug. 23, in her residence. She had underlying conditions.

Oregon’s 426th COVID-19 death is a 66-year-old man in Umatilla County who tested positive July 23 and died on Aug. 20, at Kadlec Regional Medical Center, in Richfield, Washington. He had underlying conditions.

Oregon’s 427th COVID-19 death is a 93-year-old woman in Multnomah County who tested positive on Aug. 16 and died on Aug. 21, at Adventist Medical Center. She had underlying conditions.

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earlyboomer

I'm going to guess that with a different administration in Salem, we wouldn't have nearly as many cases of this "virus". Having said that, with all of the testing kits that must be available to produce these numbers, what's with the "presumptive" cases ??

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