Health

State releases zip code data for COVID-19 cases

A portion of the 97117 zip code. Photo: Chas Hundley Coronavirus resources: CDC on the coronavirus, Oregon Health Authority resources, Washington County . . . You’ve reached subscriber-only content Register for free to continue reading  Free 7-day trial Unlock all stories and support the independent Banks Post newsroom with a digital subscription. Subscribe to[Read More…]

Banks Pharmacy to close

The Banks Pharmacy. Photo: Chas Hundley BANKS – The Banks Pharmacy will stop filling orders after April 15, and will close entirely in the weeks after, according to owners Philip and Gene Darrah.  Phil — and existing prescriptions — will be found thereafter in Forest Grove at the Forest Grove[Read More…]

Washington County adopts emergency declaration to address coronavirus

This illustration, created at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), reveals ultrastructural morphology exhibited by coronaviruses. Credit: Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM HILLSBORO – In a bid to ensure that Washington County personnel can act quickly to contain the further spread of the novel coronavirus causing the[Read More…]

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