State has highest state daily COVID-19 case count since July

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Health Authority reported 382 new COVID-19 cases Thursday, which is the state’s highest daily case count since mid-July. Oregon’s COVID-19 case count, since the start of the pandemic, is now 31,865. The death toll is 539. The Oregon Health Authority reported 382 new confirmed COVID-19 cases Thursday, the state’s highest daily case count since mid-July. Oregon’s  confirmed COVID-19 case count, since the start of the pandemic, is now 31,865. The death toll is 539. Nearly 25% of the cases reported Thursday were in Multnomah County, Oregon’s most populous county and home to Portland.