https://today.oregonstate.edu/news/what-do-umatilla-county-response-What to do in Umatilla County in response to COVID-19?
Jul 31, 2020
In light of community testing results that indicate Hermistons rate of COVID-19 is dangerously high, public health leaders are encouraging residents and employees of local businesses to wear face coverings, stay 6 feet apart in public and use local resources for medical care, public health assistance and other support.
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https://today.oregonstate.edu/news/trace-results-suggest-17-hermiston-community-infected-saTRACE results suggest 17% of Hermiston community infected with SARS-CoV-2
Jul 31, 2020
Preliminary results from random door-to-door TRACE-COVID-19 sampling by Oregon State University last weekend suggest that 17% of the Hermiston community had the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 on July 25-26.
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https://today.oregonstate.edu/news/second-round-sampling-suggests-significantly-lower-prevalence-sars-cov-2Second round of sampling suggests significantly lower prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 in Newport
Jul 24, 2020
Preliminary results of a second round of door-to-door sampling by Oregon State University in Newport suggest a significantly lower prevalence of the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 on July 11-12 than compared to a similar sampling three weeks earlier.
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https://today.oregonstate.edu/news/oregon-state-university-expands-coronavirus-prevalence-study-hOregon State University expands coronavirus prevalence study to Hermiston
Jul 22, 2020
TRACE-COVID-19, Oregon State Universitys project to determine community prevalence of the novel coronavirus, will sample community members in Hermiston this weekend, July 25-26, at the request of the Oregon Health Authority and Umatilla County Public Health in response to an outbreak of cases in county workplaces.
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https://today.oregonstate.edu/news/discovery-first-active-seep-antarctica-provides-new-understanding-methaDiscovery of first active seep in Antarctica provides new understanding of methane cycle
Jul 22, 2020
The discovery of the first active methane seep in Antarctica is providing scientists new understanding of the methane cycle and the role methane found in this region may play in warming the planet.
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