OHA reports 191 new cases, 0 new deaths

The Oregon Health Authority on Tuesday reported 191 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the statewide total to 7,274.

No new deaths were reported, keeping that total at 192.

Locally, Deschutes County reported two new cases to bring its total to 149; 137 of those patients have recovered.

Crook County remains at nine cases while Jefferson County’s count jumped by two to 81.

Statewide, more than 203,000 Oregonians have tested negative for the disease.

New workplace outbreak reported

An outbreak of 37 COVID-19 cases has been reported at Lamb Weston in Umatilla County. The case counts include all persons linked to the outbreak, which may include household members and other close contacts.

The investigation started on June 16, but the initial case count was below the threshold for public disclosure. OHA is now publicly reporting COVID-19 outbreaks of more than 20 cases in workplaces with more than 30 employees in its daily news release Monday through Friday.

Outbreaks of more than five cases in workplaces with 30 or more employees are reported in its weekly report, published on Wednesdays.

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