Oregon reports 10 more COVID-19 deaths
The Oregon Health Authority reported 10 more COVID-19 deaths Thursday, raising the statewide death toll to 2,716.
OHA reported 370 new cases of the disease Thursday, increasing the total to 204,303 cases. Jackson County reported 15 new cases, bringing its total to 11,378 cases. Josephine County reported eight new cases, raising the county’s cumulative total to 3,522.
On Thursday, 173 people were hospitalized with COVID-19 in Oregon, nine more than Wednesday, with 41 in intensive care, an increase in five from the previous day.
As of Thursday, 2.3 million Oregonians had received at least one dose of vaccine, with 1,991,717 who had completed their vaccine series, and 311,768 who had received one shot in a two-dose regimen.
In Jackson County, 84,961 people had completed their vaccine series, and 11,694 had received one of two doses. In Josephine County, 29,758 residents had completed their series, and 3,653 had received one of two doses.
Statewide, 63.8% of residents 16 and older had received at least one dose of vaccine, with 56.2% completing their series.
In Jackson County, 51.2% of residents 16 and older had received at least one dose, with 45.5% completing the series.
In Josephine County, 45.1% of residents had received at least one dose, with 40.5% completing their series.
Jackson County’s COVID-19 death toll remained at 146, and Josephine County’s stayed at 72.