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Jackson County reports new daily high for COVID-19 cases

Jackson County Public Health reported 28 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, the highest daily count since the pandemic began.

Posted: Oct 14, 2020 11:17 AM

MEDFORD, Ore. — Public health officials in Jackson County marked a new daily high for coronavirus cases on Wednesday, with 28 new confirmed and presumptive cases.

"Today is the highest reported number of daily COVID-19 cases since the beginning of the pandemic in Jackson County," the county Public Health agency said in a statement. "This update brings the total reported COVID-19 cases in Jackson County to 1,413."

Of those cases, at least 195 are still considered "active infectious." A total of 103 people have been hospitalized with the virus since March — up from 10 at the beginning of July.

This week saw the beginning of several free COVID-19 testing events in the county, with testing available to anyone — regardless of symptoms. The process uses a "PCR" test, collecting nasal swabs with results expected within four days.

Wednesday's event is located at Medford Cornerstone Church at 608 N Bartlett Street from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. It is a walk-up testing event.

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Sherman872
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Reported Deaths: 64620
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