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COVID-19 At Home: Jackson County Q & A


Another grim milestone was reached when the United States recorded its three millionth case of COVID-19. That's the official count, but there are obviously more yet to be counted.

Even states that took stringent measures to slow the growth of the disease--like California--are seeing rapid growth. Jackson County health workers are keeping track of cases as they rise, and county Medical Director Dr. Jim Shames visits the JX once a week to provide updates.

We welcome back Dr. Shames for the latest round of news and questions.

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The Jefferson Exchange is Jefferson Public Radio's daily news program focused on issues, people and events across Southern Oregon and Northern California. Angela Decker is the program's senior producer, Charlie Zimmermann is the assistant producer, and Geoffrey Riley hosts the show.