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With 20 new deaths, the coronavirus now has claimed the lives of 3,115 people in Oregon.

PMG FILE PHOTO - The delta variant of COVID-19 continues to wreak havoc on Oregon, setting a one-day record for new cases on Friday, Aug. 27. The last record also was in this August. Oregon set a grim new record on Thursday, Aug. 27, with 3,207 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases and 20 new deaths.

That eclipsed the record of 2,971 new cases set Aug. 19, as the delta variant of the coronavirus continues to sweep the state.

COVID-19 has now claimed the lives of 3,115 Oregonians.

The new cases include 243 patients in Multnomah County; 227 in Washington County; and 187 in Clackamas County.

Other major hotspots include 313 in Jackson County and 317 in Marion County; where the Marion County Sheriff recently announced his office would not enforce a statewide mask mandate.

Other counties numbers include 298 in Lane; 296 in Deschutes; 216 in Douglas; 186 in Josephine; 149 in Linn; 104 in Polk; 88 in Coos; 74 in Umatilla; 67 in Yamhill; 58 in Lincoln; 52 in Tillamook; 41 in Klamath; 34 in Malheur; 33 in Benton; 29 in Clatsop; 27 in Jefferson; 26 each in Columbia and Wasco; 21 in Crook; 17 in Morrow; 15 in Union; 14 in Hood River; 13 in Curry and 11 in Harney counties.

The only counties in the single digits for Friday were nine in Baker, eight in Wallowa, five in Grant, two in Lake and a single case in Gilliam County.

The newly reported deaths include A 29-year-old woman from Multnomah County who tested positive on Aug. 16 and died at Adventist Health Portland. It is not yet known if she had underlying medical conditions.

Other deaths include:

• A 42-year-old woman from Jackson County who died on Aug. 5. Her death certificate listed COVID-19 disease or SARS-CoV-2 as a cause of death or a significant condition contributing to death.

• An 89-year-old woman from Jackson County who tested positive on Aug. 19 and died on Aug. 25 at Asante Three Rivers Medical Center.

• A 74-year-old woman from Washington County who tested positive on Aug. 18 and died on Aug. 24 at Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center.

• A 74-year-old woman from Marion County who tested positive on Aug. 19 and died on Aug. 25 at Salem Hospital.

• A 71-year-old woman from Multnomah County who tested positive on Aug. 16 and died on Aug. 26 at Legacy Emanuel Medical Center.

• An 81-year-old man from Umatilla County who tested positive on Aug. 16 and died on Aug. 23 at Good Shepherd Medical Center.

• A 78-year-old man from Tillamook County who tested positive on Aug. 16 and died on Aug. 26 at Adventist Health Tillamook.

• A 70-year-old woman from Coos County who tested positive on Aug. 18 and died on Aug. 25 at her residence.

• An 80-year-old woman from Jackson County who tested positive on Aug. 11 and died on Aug. 19 at her residence.

• A 61-year-old woman from Josephine County who tested positive on Aug 10 and. died on Aug. 24 at Providence Medford Medical Center.

• A 62-year-old man from Jackson County who tested positive on Aug. 7 and died on Aug. 25 at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center.

• A 71-year-old man from Polk County who tested positive on Aug. 9 and died on Aug. 24 at Salem Hospital.

• A 58-year-old man from Marion County who tested positive on Aug. 6 and died on Aug. 21 at Kaiser Permanente Westside Medical Center.

• A 75-year-old woman from Marion County who tested positive on Aug. 5 and died on Aug. 25 at Salem Hospital.

• A 57-year-old woman from Marion County who tested positive on Aug. 3 and died on Aug. 26 at Salem Hospital.

• A 45-year-old man from Jackson County who tested positive on July 27 and died on Aug. 25 at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center.

• A 71-year-old man from Jackson County who tested positive on July 27 and died on Aug. 25 at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center.

• A 74-year-old man from Marion County who tested positive on May 19 and died on Aug. 25 at Salem Hospital.

• A 62-year-old man from Umatilla County who tested positive on Aug. 1 and died on Aug. 22 at Good Shepherd Medical Center.


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