Gov. Kate Brown has made Oregon one of only two states in the nation to give the green light for school employees to receive COVID-19 vaccinations but not seniors. The other state is Idaho. (copy)

Gov. Kate Brown.

Oregon will lift pandemic limits in place for over a year no later than next week, Gov. Kate Brown said Friday.

“When Oregon reaches 70% or by Wednesday, June 30, we will lift the safety programs we have relied on and open our economy,” Brown said .

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