Aug 11, 2021 - Health
Oregon the latest state to resume indoor mask mandate as COVID surges
- Oregon, which has recorded some of the lowest numbers of cases and deaths from the coronavirus in the U.S., has seen its daily average of 110 a month ago rise to 1,180, the New York Times notes.
What to watch: The state will also require state agency workers to be fully vaccinated by Oct. 18, or earlier if a vaccine receives federal approval.
- Brown will formally announce the measures on Wednesday.