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Update: Linn County's COVID risk level drops

Gov. Kate Brown announced Tuesday that 12 counties improved in risk level, with 10 including Linn County, improving from Extreme Risk,, for the first time since November, starting Feb.12.

Effective Feb. 12 through Feb. 25, 14 counties will be in the Extreme Risk level, 11 at High Risk, three at Moderate Risk and eight at Lower Risk.

Under high risk, indoor dining is allowed and outdoor maximum gathering allowances are increased from 50 to 75 and those indoors are allowed up to

25% maximum occupancy or 50 people, whichever is smaller

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