COVID-19 in Oregon
Total cases as of Friday, Sept. 17
Deschutes County cases: 16,401 (128 new cases)
Deschutes County deaths: 100 (1 new death*)
Crook County cases: 2,121 (17 new cases)
Crook County deaths: 37 (zero new deaths)
Jefferson County cases: 3,104 (14 new cases)
Jefferson County deaths: 46 (zero new deaths)
Oregon cases: 309,841 (2,099 new cases)
Oregon deaths: 3,569 (22 new deaths)
COVID-19 patients hospitalized at St. Charles Bend on Thursday: 90 (15 in ICU). 76 of the 90 patients are not fully vaccinated.
*Oregon’s 3,558th COVID-19 related death is a 70-year-old man from Deschutes County who tested positive on Sept. 6 and died on Sept. 15 at his residence. He had underlying conditions.