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Louisiana contact tracing stymied as 73 percent of people who answer don’t share contacts – NOLA.com

When Louisiana began to open back up again after a hard lockdown this spring, Gov. John Bel Edwards touted two key antidotes to ensuring coronavirus did not spin out of

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Oregon reports 8 COVID-19 deaths, including 8th at Mt. Bachelor Memory Care – KTVZ

COVID-19 has claimed eight more lives in Oregon, raising the state’s death toll to 383, including Deschutes County’s 11th death — the eighth among residents of Mt. Bachelor Memory Care in Bend, the Oregon Health Authority reported Thursday.

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OHA reports 294 new cases, including 18 in Central Oregon
PORTLAND, Ore. (KTVZ) — COVID-19 has claimed eight more lives in Oregon, raising the states death toll to 383, including Deschutes County’s 11th death — the eighth among residents of Mt. Bachelor Memory Care in Bend, the Oregon Health Authority reported Thursday.
OHA also reported 294 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19 as of 12:01 a.m. Thursday, bringing the state total to 22,300 cases and 444,963 negative test results.

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Coronavirus vaccine trials set to begin in Portland metro area next week – OregonLive

The trials are one of two currently being conducted in Oregon.

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Kaiser Permanente is recruiting at least 100 Oregonians to participate in one of the states first vaccine trials for the coronavirus.
Trials could begin as soon as next week for volunteers, who must receive health care through the Kaiser network to participate.
Britta Torgrimson-Ojerio, a nurse researcher at the Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, said volunteers are eager to enroll.
We have already had an incredible response from our Kaiser membership, she said, which I think is…

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Dallas County Reports 13 More Deaths Thursday With 641 New Cases; Daily Averages Climb – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

The Dallas County Health Department is reporting 14 more COVID-19 deaths Thursday along with 641 new cases of the virus along with an increase in the 7-day and…

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The Dallas County Health Department is reporting 13 more COVID-19 deaths Thursday along with 641 new cases of the virus along with an increase in the 7-day and 14-day averages.
The 14 latest victims of the pandemic include:

  • A woman in her 50s who was a resident of the City of Dallas. She had been critically ill in an area hospital and had underlying high-risk health conditions.
  • A man in his 50s who was a resident of the City of Farmers Branch. He had been critically ill in …

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