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This is How Many COVID-19 Vaccines Oregon Has Received So Far

It has now been 40 weeks since the first shipments of the COVID-19 vaccine were sent out to states, kicking off the largest vaccination campaign in human history. As of September 19, the U.S. has sent 466,561,785 doses of the vaccine across the country — equivalent to 142.1% of the U.S. population. While the initial […]
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Expert shares polling research on how Oregonians feel about vaccine mandates

PORTLAND, Ore. — Last week, Columbia Sportswear CEO Tim Boyle met with President Joe Biden about the federal vaccine mandate, which is expected to be finalized in the coming weeks. The policy would mandate that all employers with more than 100 workers require them to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or test for the virus weekly.
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More than 19K vaccine breakthrough cases in Oregon to date

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Eleven more people with COVID-19 have died in Oregon, raising the state’s death toll to 3,547, the Oregon Health Authority said Thursday. The OHA reported 2,242 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID, bringing the state total to 307,768. There were 1,027 people hospitalized in Oregon...
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Oregon waiting on feds for vaccine worker mandate rules

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Recently President Biden announced that any company with more than 100 employees will have to require vaccines for their workers or require they provide a negative test weekly. Large entertainment venues will need to require vaccines or negative tests for its patrons. But enforcement will need...
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In the Race to Vaccinate Oregon, Micro-Clinics Are Ground Zero

On a recent sultry September afternoon at a farmer’s market in the Rockwood neighborhood of Gresham, you could buy a plastic baggie stuffed with late summer lettuce and tomatoes, dance atop the concrete parking lot to a DJ’s ear-splitting tunes and, while you were at it, get vaccinated against COVID-19.
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All Lane County employees, volunteers must be vaccinated by Nov. 30

EUGENE, Ore. - Lane County will require as many employees and volunteers as possible to get a COVID-19 vaccination and reach fully vaccinated status by November 30, 2021, unless exempt under existing law. Oregon state law prohibits employers from requiring certain personnel to be vaccinated, including law enforcement and parole...
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This is How Many COVID-19 Vaccines Oregon Has Received So Far

It has now been 39 weeks since the first shipments of the COVID-19 vaccine were sent out to states, kicking off the largest vaccination campaign in human history. As of September 12, the U.S. has sent 456,755,755 doses of the vaccine across the country — equivalent to 139.2% of the U.S. population. While the initial […]
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More Oregon Farmworkers Get Vaccinated As More Kids Get Sick

When Arismel Cardenas walked into a Gervais vaccination clinic in July, her nerves made her stomach turn. She’d heard of some people's COVID-19 vaccine symptoms and worried how she would react. But Cardenas also thought of how her husband, a nursery worker, had been hospitalized for COVID-19 in the spring...
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113 Fully Vaccinated Oregon Residents Die Of COVID-19; 13,166 Breakthrough Cases Recorded

More than 100 people in Oregon have died of COVID-19 even after being fully vaccinated against the virus, state data showed. At least 113 fully vaccinated Oregonians have died of COVID-19 since January. Of the deaths, at least 63 cases involved people over the age of 80. Twenty-nine cases involved people between the ages of 70 to 79, 15 in people in the 60 to 69 age group, 3 in people ages 50 to 59, and 3 in residents between the ages of 40 to 49.
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Readers Respond to Oregon Governor’s Vaccine Ultimatum

Last week, Gov. Kate Brown issued doctors, nurses and teachers an ultimatum: Get vaccinated or lose your job. On Aug. 19, Brown announced that Oregon will require vaccinations for health care workers and public school employees, no earlier than Oct. 18. By instructing state agencies to mandate vaccinations, Brown in essence overrode a 1989 state law that exempts health care workers from vaccine requirements. (The law gave state officials the authority to overrule it.) Brown faced swift backlash from the Oregon Nurses Association, which argues that the requirement would worsen staffing shortages. Here’s what our readers had to say:
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