The recent increase of COVID-19 cases in Walla Walla County appear linked with school activities, local public health officials said.
In Walla Walla County, vaccination rates edged up about 1% from the week before, officials said Monday, June 7, and the same is true in Umatilla County.
According to the district's website, the entire second-grade class had to quarantine on May 25 because of two students with positive cases. Since then, one staff member and seven students have tested positive for the disease.
SALEM — Eastern Oregon lawmakers are seeking data that has long remained out of Umatilla County’s grasp in a move to correct the county’s COVID-19 vaccination rate.
Should getting vaccinated against COVID-19 be considered good behavior? What might Pendleton Round-Up look like in September? Those questions and more came up at county meetings Monday, May 24.
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought more change to local schools, this time in the form of vaccines on campus.
The converted MOST RV will be at a pop-up vaccination clinic from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday at Walla Walla High School, 800 Abbott Road.