Created: Thu, 28 May 2020 06:25:34 GMT
As COVID-19 continues to impact Oregon and Southwest Washington, get the latest updates here.
Created: Thu, 28 May 2020 06:20:29 GMT
Firestone Pacific Foods in Vancouver has been closed since May 18, the day after its first employee tested positive for COVID-19.
Created: Thu, 28 May 2020 04:28:33 GMT
Is your county in Phase 1 or Phase 2 of Washington's 'Safe Start' plan during the coronavirus pandemic? Check our list.
Created: Thu, 28 May 2020 04:27:51 GMT
Of those 85 people, 70 are employees at Firestone Pacific Foods. The other 15 people are close contacts of workers who tested positive.
Created: Thu, 28 May 2020 01:36:45 GMT
The county will apply to reopen on June 5 with the goal of moving into Phase 1 of reopening on June 12.
Created: Thu, 28 May 2020 01:22:28 GMT
Wednesday afternoon, Oregon Employment Department Director Kay Erickson discussed the agency's new strategy to process tens of thousands of backlogged claims
Created: Thu, 28 May 2020 01:03:56 GMT
Three nerd staples in the Portland community have recently announced they won't be reopening.
Created: Wed, 27 May 2020 17:48:03 GMT
38,000 Oregonians are still waiting on unemployment benefits. Now the Employment Department is trying a new strategy to process those delayed claims.
Created: Wed, 27 May 2020 09:03:17 GMT
Among those who want a vaccine, the poll found protecting themselves, their family and the community are the top reasons.
Created: Wed, 27 May 2020 04:19:53 GMT
Though there's still some uncertainty, Washington state officials say it's unlikely all counties will be in Phase 2 of Gov. Inslee's recovery plan next week.