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Oregon National Guard delivers PPE shipments to counties throughout the state

A major federal shipment of much-needed PPE and other supplies for the COVID-19 fight has now been distributed by the National Guard.

Posted: Apr 13, 2020 4:08 PM

SALEM, Ore. — Days after a large federal shipment of personal protective equipment (PPE) and other supplies arrived in Oregon, the National Guard has distributed those resources to each of the state's counties and tribes.

The shipment of 78 pallets came in from USAID on Friday and was brought to Oregon's distribution center in Wilsonville. Over the weekend, it went out to all of Oregon's 36 counties, nine Tribal Nations, and two Tribal Health Agencies.

“These are your friends and neighbors putting on a uniform to help out in their local communities,” said Stephen Bomar, director of Public Affairs for the Oregon Military Department (OMD). “We are just one part of an amazing Oregon team.”

Governor Kate Brown directed the National Guard to assisting delivering the shipments of masks, gloves, and other PPE to communities both large and small, OMD said.

"The Oregon Military Department and the Oregon National Guard have been assisting local communities throughout the state since Governor Kate Brown’s February 28th announcement to convene the Coronavirus Response Team," the agency said. "The team is tasked with coordinating state and local agencies and health authorities for overall response."

Currently about 200 members of the National Guard have been mobilized to direct assistance throughout Oregon, including logistical, communications, and other operational support for the COVID-19 response.

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Cases: 348766

Reported Deaths: 4161
CountyCasesDeaths
Multnomah54797689
Washington37988313
Marion36055444
Clackamas29094304
Lane26966298
Jackson22632300
Deschutes19577123
Umatilla14241144
Linn12380120
Douglas11795240
Josephine9233195
Yamhill8517110
Klamath7709110
Polk715380
Malheur551574
Benton529130
Coos489691
Columbia371343
Jefferson361450
Union313146
Lincoln310638
Wasco281540
Crook274745
Clatsop239529
Baker198028
Tillamook193328
Hood River188337
Morrow181623
Curry178122
Harney108424
Grant97612
Lake89011
Wallowa67012
Gilliam1484
Sherman1463
Wheeler991
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Cases: 4812309

Reported Deaths: 70616
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Los Angeles147679126410
Riverside3693444990
San Diego3646344163
San Bernardino3563155566
Orange3227415518
Sacramento1576212279
Santa Clara1445181890
Kern1441461605
Fresno1441232051
Alameda1198871374
San Joaquin1018071708
Ventura1005241164
Contra Costa99234982
Stanislaus851571315
Tulare78945951
San Francisco54031645
San Mateo53828622
Monterey50696582
Solano45761334
Santa Barbara44836521
Merced41781577
Sonoma40711402
Placer38902415
Imperial35642764
Kings32369314
San Luis Obispo29653329
Madera23518281
Butte23364260
Shasta23360334
Santa Cruz20861218
Yolo20147247
Marin17581243
El Dorado16960149
Sutter13775169
Napa12808100
Yuba994282
Tehama9298104
Humboldt9102108
Nevada903990
Mendocino752786
Lassen746346
San Benito737372
Tuolumne673993
Lake6506104
Amador537264
Siskiyou442742
Glenn430330
Calaveras381780
Del Norte356141
Colusa301718
Inyo196739
Mono16445
Plumas15756
Mariposa127315
Trinity86011
Modoc6698
Unassigned1860
Sierra1760
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