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Medical Experts Urge Caution As Potential COVID-19 Treatments Surface

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As more potential treatments for COVID-19 surface, experts fields of medicine and science, including a Portland physician and medical school professor, are urging caution and patience.

As Oregon Schools Roll Out Distance Learning, Some Students May Be Left Behind

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Oregon schools are closed until at least April 28, and it's looking like they might not reopen this year. The state wants distance learning plans in place by next week. But ensuring every student learns out of the classroom won't be easy.

Live Updates: Oregon's Coronavirus Tally Surpasses 1,000

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Oregon's tally of known cases of the novel coronavirus easily surpassed 1,000 over the weekend, putting the total counted by state and local authorities at 1,070.

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1st Inmate Inside A Washington Prison Tests Positive For COVID-19

A prisoner at the Monroe Correctional Complex has tested positive for COVID-19, making him the first incarcerated individual in a Washington prison known to have contracted the virus.

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Could A Rent Freeze Work In Oregon? Landlords, Experts Are Skeptical

Landlords and property owners worry a rent freeze, without relief for them, would only push the economic pain caused by COVID-19 higher up the food chain. 

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Arlene Schnitzer, Oregon Philanthropist And Art Collector, Dies At 91

Celebrated Oregon philanthropist and art collector Arlene Schnitzer has died at 91 years old.

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'This Is A Big Deal': New York Hails Ventilator Deliveries From China And Oregon

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said New York, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in the U.S., is still waiting on its order from federal authorities. But others have stepped in with some 1,140 ventilators.

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Oregon Receives Funding From FEMA For Umatilla Floods

U.S. President Donald Trump announced a disaster declaration for Oregon, making federal funding available for people affected by flooding and storms earlier this year. 

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