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COVID-19 numbers up in Linn County, but no new deaths


May 6, 2020

Linn County had 97 cases of COVID-19 as of Monday morning, an increase from 78 one week earlier and 62 the week prior, according to information provided by the Oregon Health Authority.

The total now includes “presumptive cases,” which the OHA began reporting Monday. Statewide, the OHA reported 14 presumptive cases, which are those where a person is showing COVID-19 symptoms and has had close contact with a confirmed case. Those who later test positive based on a test for the virus, they will be categorized as confirmed cases.

Linn County had no new deaths. The Linn County death toll s...

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