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Missing Oregon mom dead, daughter alive in Idaho forest

Nov. 06, 2021 18:58 PM EDT

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Two missing Oregon women were found in an Idaho forest Friday, the mother dead from the elements and the disabled daughter alive with their broken down vehicle. A hunter discovered the mother’s body in the Solitaire Saddle area of the...

COVID spike from Pendleton Round-Up sours Oregon progress

Sep. 28, 2021 18:36 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon is experiencing a downward trend in COVID-19 hospitalizations and cases after a crippling late-summer surge, but Gov. Kate Brown said Tuesday she was “gravely concerned” about an outbreak in the northeastern part of the state following the Pendleton Round-Up...

Health officials see COVID cases tied to Pendleton Round-Up

Sep. 27, 2021 20:16 PM EDT

PENDLETEON, Ore. (AP) — Health officials in Umatilla County, Oregon, say they are starting to see COVID-19 cases linked to the Pendleton Round-Up. Umatilla County Public Health Director Joseph Fiumara told county commissioners Monday the county’s case count last week...