BEAVERTON, Ore. (KPTV) – Now that the Western States Scientific Review work group has approved booster shots for Johnson & Johnson and Moderna, Oregonians are already getting their third shot.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — During the coming weeks Oregon will add around 550 additional COVID-19 deaths — which had not previously been reported due to a “technical computer error” — to its registry, state health officials said on Thursday.
VANCOUVER, Wash. (KPTV) - For mother of two, Angela Primachenko, life one and a half years into the pandemic is pretty good, considering that back when her toddler was born, nobody knew if the Vancouver woman would live to meet her youngest daughter.
PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) – New statistical models from OHSU are showing that Oregon’s drop in hospitalizations due to COVID-19 is slowing, meaning hospitals will continues to see high numbers of patients sick with the virus.
BEAVERTON, Ore. (KPTV) - After receiving approval by the FDA, a panel for the CDC is now also endorsing Moderna and Johnson & Johnson booster shots. But people in Oregon have to wait until OHA gives its approval, too.
PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) - Portland Public Schools is weighing the possibility of requiring the COVID-19 vaccine for students 12 and up.
Former Washington State coach Nick Rolovich's termination for refusing to get a COVID-19 vaccination was unlawful and an attack on his Catholic faith, his attorney said Wednesday.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — More than 1,800 Washington state workers have been fired, resigned or retired due to the state's COVID-19 vaccination mandate, according to data released Tuesday.
TUALATIN, Ore. (KPTV) - The deadline came and went for state employees, healthcare workers and educators in Oregon and Washington to get vaccinated against COVID-19, get an approved exemption, or lose their jobs.
SEATTLE, Wash. (KPTV) - Washington State Patrol announced Tuesday that 127 of its employees have lost their job after the state's COVID-19 vaccinate mandate deadline.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Washington State fired football coach Nick Rolovich and four of his assistants on Monday for refusing a state mandate that all employees get vaccinated against COVID-19, making him the first major college coach to lose his job over vaccination status.
WARRENTON, Ore. (KPTV) - Monday marks the deadline for thousands to get vaccinated in Oregon under Governor Kate Brown's executive order.
PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) - Monday is the deadline for health care workers, school staff and state employees in both Washington and Oregon to be vaccinated against COVID-19, have an exemption or risk losing their jobs.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Starting Nov. 15, people in Washington state will need to either provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative test in order to attend large events, Gov. Jay Inslee announced Thursday.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Officials said on Wednesday that around 50% of the roughly 4,500 employees at the Oregon Department of Corrections are vaccinated against COVID-19.
PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) – The Oregon Health Authority released it’s weekly COVID-19 report on Wednesday showing decreases in daily cases and hospitalizations, but an increase in deaths.
HILLSBORO, Ore. (KPTV) - In less than a week, K-12 in Oregon staff will need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to meet the state deadline.
PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) - Time is ticking for health care workers in Oregon to choose the vaccine or get fired, under orders from Governor Kate Brown.
PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) - He spent 299 days in the hospital fighting for his life, but late last week COVID patient Alejandro Castro went home.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (KPTV) - As the deadline for Washington state employees to be fully vaccinated approaches an early survey shows that most the state’s health care workers are fully vaccinated.
PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) - A new study shows people with drug addictions could be at more risk for breakthrough COVID-19 infection.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to overwhelm Oregon's health system — with hospital beds and intensive care units more than 90% full — the looming statewide vaccine mandate, which applies to healthcare workers, is the latest hurdle in a nursing shortage.
PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) - In the OHA's report Thursday, Oregon saw 10,411 COVID-19 cases last week, with 24.4% of those being breakthrough infections.
PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) - As we get closer and closer to the holiday season, we’re starting to get a clearer look at how things will look after last year friends and family were advised to stay apart to stay safe because of the COVID-19 Pandemic.