Oregon reports 307 new COVID-19 cases, 5 deaths

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Health Authority reported 307 new confirmed coronavirus cases in the state Friday, as officials continue to urge residents to stay apart to slow community spread of the disease. In addition there were five newly-reported COVID-19 related deaths, including a 35-year-old woman in Multnomah County who had underlying medical conditions.   The total amount of confirmed cases in Oregon since the start of the pandemic has now surpassed 13,800. The death toll is 254.