Public health official discusses ‘tripledemic,’ vaccines, masks and more

Lindsey Manfrin, Yamhill County’s Health & Human Services director and public health administrator, said during a Newberg City Club luncheon forum at the Chehalem Cultural Center on Jan. 17

On March 14, 2020, the first person in Oregon died from COVID-19.

“That is a day that will go down in the history of my life forever,” Lindsey Manfrin, Yamhill County’s Health & Human Services director and public health administrator, said during a Newberg City Club luncheon forum at the Chehalem Cultural Center on Jan. 17. “I will never forget that moment, getting that call.”