Oregon reports 1,669 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, 11 new deaths; Tillamook County adds 3 more cases, total cases at 126

PORTLAND, Ore. — Oregon Health Authority reported a record number of new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases in Oregon, today, November 28th, with 1,669 cases bringing the state total to 72,506.

COVID-19 has claimed 11 more lives in Oregon, raising the state’s death toll to 896, the Oregon Health Authority reported November 28th.

The new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases reported are in the following counties: Baker (6), Benton (17), Clackamas (164), Clatsop (8), Columbia (11), Coos (3), Crook (2), Curry (4), Deschutes (64), Douglas (10), Gilliam (1), Harney (3), Hood River (2), Jackson (124), Jefferson (6), Josephine (13), Klamath (84), Lake (7), Lane (49), Lincoln (3), Linn (9), Malheur (8), Marion (70), Morrow (3), Multnomah (701), Polk (45), Tillamook (3), Umatilla (24), Union (8), Wasco (5), Washington (164), Yamhill (48).

County

Cases1

Total deaths2

Negative tests3

Baker

278

3

2803

Benton

784

7

22305

Clackamas

6023

77

91913

Clatsop

359

0

8173

Columbia

488

3

10263

Coos

421

3

10920

Crook

219

6

3970

Curry

133

2

2731

Deschutes

2291

15

47590

Douglas

921

18

18457

Gilliam

23

0

433

Grant

134

1

1453

Harney

99

1

1176

Hood River

396

1

6800

Jackson

3768

30

49879

Jefferson

814

11

6679

Josephine

523

4

17596

Klamath

844

4

13706

Lake

124

1

1264

Lane

4250

42

95064

Lincoln

616

15

11673

Linn

1392

22

24476

Malheur

2387

42

7302

Marion

9082

139

73873

Morrow

654

7

2454

Multnomah

16587

234

213351

Polk

1214

16

15040

Sherman

23

0

453

Tillamook

126

0

4212

Umatilla

4325

49

17858

Union

779

6

6137

Wallowa

71

3

1448

Wasco

524

19

6983

Washington

10135

99

135776

Wheeler

3

0

253

Yamhill

1696

16

26180

Total

72,506

896

960,644

1This includes cases confirmed by diagnostic testing and presumptive cases. Presumptive cases are those without a positive diagnostic test who present COVID-19-like symptoms and had close contact with a confirmed case. County of residence for cases may change as new information becomes available. If changes occur, we will update our counts accordingly.

2For additional details on individuals who have died from COVID-19 in Oregon, please refer to our press releases.

3This includes cases who test negative and are not epi-linked to a confirmed case.

COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to rise

The number of hospitalized COVID-19 patients across Oregon increased to 529, eight more than yesterday.

There are 106 COVID-19 patients in intensive care unit (ICU) beds, nine fewer than yesterday.

More information about hospital capacity can be found here.

Stay informed about COVID-19:

Oregon response: The Oregon Health Authority leads the state response.

United States response: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention leads the U.S. response.

Global response: The World Health Organization guides the global response.