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Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Administration officials have fined Courthouse Club Fitness $90,000 for defying Gov. Kate Brown’s COVID-19 order and remaining open throughout the two-week freeze. 

Officials with OSHA, the agency tasked with enforcing compliance to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, said the penalty is the result of citations against each of the club’s four facilities. 

Courthouse officials did not immediately respond to request for comment Wednesday. 

“The total penalty for each individual inspection is $22,500,” said Mark Peterson, acting spokesman for OSHA . “That’s a willful penalty of $17,500 for being open to the public and a separate $5,000 penalty for violating the Red Warning Notices that we posted at each location late last week.”

Courthouse Club Fitness in Keizer on Wednesday, Nov. 18. Courthouse Fitness planned to stay open during Gov. Kate Brown’s two-week “freeze,” which directs gyms to