PORTLAND — COVID-19 claimed nine more lives in Oregon, bringing the state’s death toll to 664, the Oregon Health Authority reported at 12:01 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27.

OHA reported 391 new confirmed and presumptive cases Tuesday, bringing the state total to 42,808. Of that number, 46 are in Wallowa County, including two of the new cases reported Tuesday.

Wallowa County cases have resulted in two deaths, OHA reported. The county is one of 15 of Oregon’s 36 counties to experience two or fewer deaths. 

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