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UEMV Suspect ID in JC, March 30

During the late-night hours of Thursday March 26th and the early morning of Friday March 27th, 2020 multiple Junction City residents were victimized by having items stolen from their unlocked vehicles parked at...
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I-5 Shooting, March 30

On Thursday, March 26, 2020, shortly before midnight, Oregon State Police (OSP) Troopers from the Salem Area Command were involved in an officer-involved-shooting on Interstate 5 (I-5) near milepost 248, on the...
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Emergency Relief for Arts & Culture, March 30

Salem, Ore. – In response to communication from the Oregon Cultural Trust, its Statewide Partners and arts and cultural organizations across the state, Governor Kate Brown directed the agency to explore opportu...
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SNAP Can Be Used Online, March 30

SALEM, OR – In keeping with Governor Kate Brown’s “Stay Home, Save Lives” executive order, Oregonians across the state who receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits can now purchase groc...
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Self-Serve Gas Station Regulations, March 30

In response to the impacts of COVID-19 on Oregon, the Office of State Fire Marshal is suspending regulations over self-service stations and implementing measures to ensure the health and safety of gas retailers...
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BLM Closes Recreational Facilities, March 30

Portland, Oregon – The health and safety of our visitors and staff remains the number one priority of the Bureau of Land Management. In accordance with guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Preventi...
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Oregon Flu Report, March 30

Just Posted: Flu Bites Report for Week 12, March 15-March 21, 2020 - Summary: During Week 12, 7.0% of all emergency department visits in Oregon were due to influenza-like illness (ILI). Among Oregon labs report...
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COVID-19 & Surfaces, March 30

A new study published Tuesday, March 17 in the New England Journal of Medicine suggests that the COVID-19 virus can survive for up to three-days on some surfaces, such as plastic or steel. The report also says ...
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Fighting COVID-19, March 30

Oregon Health Authority (OHA) officials remind the public that viruses don’t discriminate – and neither should we. The COVID-19 virus spreads like the flu, when someone who is sick coughs or sneezes close to an...