x
Breaking News
More () »

Oregon reports 728 new COVID-19 cases, 6 more deaths

There has been a total of 118,456 known coronavirus cases in Oregon during the pandemic, including 1,506 people who have died.
Credit: KGW

PORTLAND, Ore. — Health officials on Monday reported 728 new COVID-19 cases and six more deaths related to the virus.

Oregon had reported more than 1,000 daily new COVID-19 cases over the previous five days. There has been a total of 118,453 known coronavirus cases in Oregon during the pandemic, including 1,506 people who have died.

The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) reported there are 477 people hospitalized in Oregon with COVID-19, six fewer than reported Sunday. There are 102 COVID-19 patients in intensive care unit beds, seven fewer than reported on Sunday.

OHA also reported a total 51,275 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in Oregon, including nine second doses. This is the first report of second doses going to people in Oregon. Here’s a breakdown of vaccine doses administered in Oregon so far this year:

  • Jan. 4: 2,550
  • Jan. 3: 1,663
  • Jan. 2: 2,115
  • Jan. 1: 569

Click here to view OHA's vaccine dashboard

A total of 190,500 vaccine doses have been delivered to sites across Oregon, according to OHA.

RELATED: VERIFY: How long does it take for Pfizer and Moderna's COVID-19 vaccines to expire?

Of the 731 new COVID-19 cases reported Monday, Washington County reported the most with 141, followed by Multnomah County with 92. Here is a county-by-county breakdown:

  • Baker: 10
  • Clackamas: 67
  • Clatsop: 2
  • Columbia: 10
  • Coos: 20
  • Curry: 2
  • Deschutes: 45
  • Douglas: 14
  • Harney: 2
  • Jackson: 40
  • Jefferson: 6
  • Josephine: 16
  • Klamath: 31
  • Lake: 1
  • Lane: 62
  • Lincoln: 4
  • Linn: 10
  • Marion: 79
  • Morrow: 4
  • Multnomah: 92
  • Polk: 16
  • Tillamook: 2
  • Umatilla: 24
  • Union: 4
  • Wasco: 2
  • Washington: 141
  • Yamhill: 22

OHA released the following information about the six deaths reported Monday:

  • An 83-year-old woman in Lane County who tested positive on Dec. 23 and died on Jan. 1 at PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center at Riverbend. She had underlying conditions.
  • A 92-year-old woman in Linn County who tested positive on Dec.18 and died on Dec.18 at Salem Hospital. Presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • A 90-year-old woman in Multnomah County who tested positive on Dec. 22 and died on Dec. 22 at Adventist Hospital. She had underlying conditions.
  • A 47-year-old man in Washington County who tested positive on Dec. 18 and died on Jan. 3 at Legacy Emanuel Medical Center. Presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • An 81-year-old woman in Washington County who tested positive on Dec. 18 and died on Jan. 2 at Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center. Presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • A 92-year-old woman in Coos County who tested positive on Dec. 24 and died on Jan. 1 at her residence. She had underlying conditions.

Editor's note: OHA initially reported 731 new cases statewide and 95 new cases in Multnomah County. Officials said three cases in Multnomah County were counted twice and the accurate numbers are 728 new cases and 92 new cases in Multnomah County. The state total has been updated to 118,453 cases. This story has been updated to reflect those numbers.

RELATED: Vancouver PeaceHealth hospital COVID-19 outbreak includes 19 patients, 11 health workers; cause unknown

WATCH: COVID-19 updates and stories | YouTube playlist