troubleshooting Question

Updating a single record in forEach using C#/Entity

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C#.NET Programming* Entity Framework Core.NET MVC
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Is there any way I can update a record after doing something in a for each? This is the idea (in bold), but doesn't work.

 using (var db = new PTO_SystemEntities())
                var pto = db.PTO_REQUEST
                    .Where(q => q.Status != "Cancelled" && q.Status != "Processed" && q.Type != "Reverse Leave");
                foreach (var i in pto)
                    Console.Write(i.EMPLID.Trim() + ", " + location.Trim() + ", " + jobcode.Trim() + ", " + i.Hours + Environment.NewLine);
[b]                    db.Entry(i).Property(e => e.Status).CurrentValue = "Processed";
                    db.Entry(i).Property(e => e.Status).IsModified = true;
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