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The Peaking Pandemic: COVID-19 Q&A

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Any pretense of the pandemic being under control in the region evaporated on December 16th, when California reported the highest single-day total of new COVID-19 cases for any state, ever. That news came in the same week that more counties went into the "extreme risk" category in Oregon.

Dr. Jim Shames is the Medical Director atJackson County Health and Human Services. He visits once a week to catch us up on COVID-19 issues and current concerns.

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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.