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the state's endgame

Oregon will lift most restrictions when 70% of state has 1st COVID-19 vaccine dose

Oregon Governor Kate Brown announced Tuesday the endgame for the state’s county by county COVID-19 risk level restrictions, saying much of the economy can reopen statewide when 70% of eligible adults — 16 and up — have received their first vaccine dose.



Oregon COVID-19 cases

Source for all charts: Oregon Health Authority
Created by Jacob Fenton

Oregon hospital capacity

Depending on staffing, Oregon has between 600 and 800 adult ICU beds and between 4,000 and 7,000 regular beds.

Oregon vaccinations

Line does not distinguish between first and second doses. Researchers estimate Oregon will reach herd immunity when around 6 million doses have been distributed.

Judge dismisses NRA bankruptcy case in blow to gun group

A federal judge on Tuesday dismissed the National Rifle Association’s bankruptcy case, leaving the powerful gun-rights group to face a New York state lawsuit accusing the NRA of financial abuses and that aims to put it out of business.