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Brett Taylor

Brett joined the NewsWatch 12 team in July of 2020.

Title: Reporter/producer

Brett joined the NewsWatch 12 team in July of 2020.

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Multiple adult-in-custody deaths reported across two Oregon prisons

Across Oregon today, two Oregon prisons have reported that two adults-in-custody have died after testing positive for Covid-19.

Oregon just one death away from 1,800 total deaths, OHA reports 1,173 cases, 41 deaths

Late Saturday evening, The Oregon Health Authority announced that the state is just one death away from reaching 1,800 total deaths from the coronavirus since the beginning of the pandemic.

Valley Immediate Care approved to become Covid-19 vaccine provider

Late yesterday afternoon, the Oregon Health Authority informed Valley Immediate Care that it had been approved to become a Covid-19 vaccine provider. Once the company receives shipments of the vaccine, they will be able to start administering the vaccine to people across the Rogue Valley.

Oregon Dept. of Corrections reports 27th inmate to die after testing positive for COVID-19

Late Sunday night, Two Rivers Correctional Institution reported that an inmate died after testing positive for Covid-19.

Governor Kate Brown orders half-staff flags to honor fallen police officers

Late Sunday evening, Governor Kate Brown issued an order that on January 13, all flags at Oregon public institutions will be flown at half-staff until sunset. The order was made to honor two fallen police officers who were killed during the Capitol Hill riots.

Oregon reports 1,225 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, 2 new deaths

Today the Oregon Health Authority reported another day of more than a thousand cases, with 1,225 cases and two new deaths.

Oregon surpasses 1,600 deaths, OHA reports 1,643 new cases of Covid-19

Today the Oregon Health Authority is reporting 1,643 new and presumptive cases of Covid-19, along with 28 new deaths.

Covid-19 free in Jackson County Sheriff's Office jails

Yesterday afternoon, The Jackson County Sheriff's Office released a statement on their Facebook, saying that since the beginning of the pandemic, the sheriff's office has not had a single confirmed case of Covid-19.

Police fatally shot robber after brief stand off in Lake County

In Lake County, one man is now dead after police say that he robbed a gas station and refused to comply with commands to stand down.

Missing 10-year-old girl found safe

The Jackson County Sheriff's Office is looking for 10-year old missing girl, in the Prospect area, that hasn't been seen since early this morning.

Oregon Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 133851

Reported Deaths: 1803
CountyCasesDeaths
Multnomah28467459
Washington18734171
Marion16247239
Clackamas11698138
Lane8353109
Jackson693085
Umatilla679368
Deschutes499936
Yamhill319045
Malheur313552
Linn311646
Polk245540
Klamath242838
Josephine174333
Benton170514
Jefferson170525
Douglas168743
Union111416
Wasco108123
Columbia104918
Lincoln99617
Hood River95421
Coos93815
Morrow93810
Clatsop6865
Crook62110
Baker5685
Tillamook3652
Curry3245
Lake2305
Grant2131
Harney1754
Wallowa963
Gilliam511
Sherman470
Wheeler201
Unassigned00

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 3055568

Reported Deaths: 34441
CountyCasesDeaths
Los Angeles103280614122
San Bernardino2561091560
Riverside2504362645
San Diego2168352109
Orange2148082477
Santa Clara943661109
Kern86718565
Fresno82485968
Sacramento806781111
Alameda67952765
Ventura62101436
San Joaquin58290786
Contra Costa52965450
Stanislaus42882758
Tulare41867506
Monterey36126255
San Mateo32596309
San Francisco29321262
Solano25806106
Imperial25317465
Santa Barbara25083236
Merced24452308
Sonoma24068240
Kings19435145
Placer17380180
San Luis Obispo15929136
Madera13443151
Santa Cruz12298113
Marin11693157
Yolo10620131
Shasta9776122
Butte9474123
El Dorado782644
Sutter775478
Napa760140
Lassen519516
San Benito496343
Yuba495127
Tehama397142
Tuolumne338240
Nevada320673
Mendocino311432
Amador301631
Lake261230
Humboldt239324
Glenn193519
Colusa17339
Calaveras161723
Siskiyou144613
Mono11214
Inyo97429
Del Norte8662
Plumas5895
Modoc3853
Mariposa3464
Trinity3024
Sierra820
Alpine730
Unassigned00
Medford
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Brookings
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Medford
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