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

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

Oregon Receives Funding From FEMA For Umatilla Floods

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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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Oregon Caseload Climbs, Health Leaders Urge Face Coverings

In Oregon, 999 people had been diagnosed with COVID-19 as of Saturday, while Washington state passed 7,000 diagnoses. Officials in both states now support face coverings for people who leave their homes.

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Take A Virtual Road Trip Down The Pacific Northwest Coast

Tour some of the most stunning spots on the Oregon and Washington coast from the comfort of your stay-at-home.

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Portland Police Expect Surge In Child Abuse Reports Post-Crisis

Reports of child abuse have dropped dramatically in Portland in the last two weeks, according to the city’s police bureau.   

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Multnomah County Chair Focuses On Coronavirus For State Of County Address

Instead of reflecting on the county's accomplishments over the past year, Multnomah County Chair Deborah Kafoury focused on the county's work surrounding the ongoing public health pandemic.

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Elections Officials Urge Oregonians To Stay Home, Vote By Mail Using Free Postage

Oregon voters no longer have to pay for a stamp to mail in their ballots. Officials are encouraging voters to take advantage of that and stay home.

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How Coronavirus Threatens The Recovery Of Some Who Struggle With Mental Health

Most of us are anxious about the novel coronavirus. But for those with struggle with their mental health, that anxiety can spiral out of control and delay their recovery.

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First Oregon Prison Inmate Tests Positive For COVID-19

The Oregon Department of Corrections said an inmate at the Santiam Correctional Institution in Salem tested positive for COVID-19. 

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Known Oregon Coronavirus Cases Surpass 800

Oregon's total number of known coronavirus cases stands at 899 as of Friday, according to the Oregon Health Authority.

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There's Growing Optimism About Oregon’s Readiness For COVID-19 Surge

After two weeks of drastic moves to head off a calamitous surge of coronavirus patients, Oregon health officials now say they're cautiously optimistic about avoiding some of the worst repercussions.

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For People At Home With COVID-19 Symptoms, Self Care Is More Than 'Call Your Doctor'

If you think you have COVID-19, you're told to stay home and monitor your symptoms. But what does that mean? When do you need to call a doctor? 

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Class Of 2025: Follow Students From 1st Grade To Graduation

Oregon set a goal to have graduate 100 percent of students in the class of 2025. OPB has followed a group of students from kindergarten as they start their educational journey toward high school. Third grade is almost over for the Class of 2025. These are some of their stories.