UPDATED: Gov. Brown to require all K-12 staff and health care workers to get vaccinated

Gov. Kate Brown (The Enterprise File).

UPDATE – Switching course, Gov. Kate Brown on Thursday said all workers in local schools will have to be vaccinated – and so will health care workers in hospitals and other settings.

The governor made her announcement as Oregon hospitals reported sometimes overflow conditions as the Delta variant of Covid takes an increasing toll.

Brown had imposed a mask mandate on everyone in schools but her decision to require school employees to be vaccinated by Oct . . .