SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's total confirmed coronvirus case count since the start of the pandemic surpassed 22,600 Friday as Malhuer County was sent back to Phase 1 and Gov. Kate Brown expanded mask requirements to office spaces.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - The Oregon Health Authority reported 323 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19 statewide Friday, bringing Oregon’s total cases of the coronavirus to 22,613.
WASCO COUNTY, OR (KPTV) - Fire officials are taking extra precautions as they battle a growing wildfire near Mosier in the Columbia River Gorge, trying to keep themselves and the community safe amid COVID-19 concerns.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - Healthcare professionals are looking ahead to what they say will be an unprecedented flu season. They say they are preparing for the worst but hope it doesn't come to that.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - The Oregon Health Authority reported 294 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19 in the state on Thursday.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - Many schools have made the decision to do full online or remote learning this fall because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Portland could become instrumental in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, as clinical trials for a new vaccine could begin here as early as next week.
CANNON BEACH, OR (KPTV) – Gov. Kate Brown is in talks with health experts as she continues to consider possible restrictions for out-of-state travelers.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - The Oregon Health Authority reported 258 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19 in the state on Wednesday.
Corporate interest in Bubba Wallace has picked up momentum and NASCAR's only Black full-time driver has signed a new sponsor that includes funding for his Richard Petty Motorports team.
VANCOUVER, WA (KPTV) - A Vancouver bar owner is voluntarily closing her doors after receiving two written warnings from the state about COVID-19 and mask-enforcement rules.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – The Oregon Department of Education released updated guidance on Tuesday for the upcoming school year. The guidance includes more flexibility for rural schools and new revisions for athletics.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Three private Christian schools in Oregon are suing the governor over her recent executive orders, claiming the orders are irrational and unenforceable.
MULTNOMAH COUNTY, OR (KPTV) – Multnomah Falls, an iconic location and popular attraction in the Columbia River Gorge, is open again after closing earlier this year due to COVID-19.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Oregon health officials on Tuesday confirmed 11 additional deaths due to COVID-19, raising the state’s death toll to 368.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - State health officials say Oregon is showing progress in slowing the spread of COVID-19, but some recent national reports have still indicated the state as a hot spot.
SALEM, OR (KPTV) –It was a marathon special session in Salem on Monday, with lawmakers working late into the night to tackle big budget problems caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - Multiple agencies are distributing $29 million in rent assistance to families affected by the pandemic in the Portland metro area.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - In Friday’s teleconference with the Oregon Health Authority and Gov. Kate Brown, health officials said weekly COVID-19 cases are beginning to level off.
OLYMPIA, WA (KPTV) - Eleven children in Washington have been diagnosed with a rare and serious condition related to COVID-19.
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Legislature will meet for its second special session of 2020 beginning Monday to try to fix a $1.2 billion revenue hole due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV)- There will be no Portland State University football this fall as the Big Sky Conference's 13 presidents voted to postpone the majority of season Thursday afternoon.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - The Oregon Health Authority reported one additional COVID-19 death Thursday, bringing the state’s death toll to 339 people during the pandemic.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – State health officials on Wednesday reported five additional deaths due to COVID-19, raising the death toll in Oregon to 338.
According to the Centers for Disease Control, one in five students in the United States experiences some kind of mental health issue during the typical school year.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – The Oregon Health Authority on Tuesday reported five additional deaths due to COVID-19, raising the state’s death toll to 333.
WASHINGTON COUNTY, OR (KPTV) – Powell’s Books will reopen its doors at the Cedar Hills Crossing location on Friday with limited store hours.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - Since the beginning of the pandemic in the U.S., nearly 200 volunteers from around the globe have been working to create a low-cost, medical grade ventilator for COVID-19 patients. Most of the people on the project are local to the Portland area.