In two more hearings Monday, state officials heard criticism of a ‘permanent rule’ that they promise will be rescinded when pandemic conditions improve.
Oregon hospitals urge lawmakers to refrain from new mandates, saying they’re nearing capacity because they can’t discharge patients like they normally do.
The Biden administration’s effort to distribute free COVID-19 tests nationwide was supposed to start Wednesday, but the government began taking orders on Tuesday.
Mobile COVID-19 testing tents and vans have sprouted on urban sidewalks and street curbs, sparking concerns about risks.
A cross-section of Oregonians discussed what COVID-19 meant for them and their lives.
The rule, which covers an estimated 80 million workers, took effect earlier last week.
Just 27% of children ages 5 to 11 have received at least one dose of the COVID vaccine, and 18% have received two.
Oregon State University research shows two hemp extracts can bind to COVID-19 and stop it from entering cells.