By John L. Braese
VALE – Malheur County Clerk Deborah Delong has announced her retirement from the position effective August 1.
Deborah Delong was appointed to county clerk in January 1985 after Bob Marcum announced his retirement mid term.
At the time, hand ballots from more than 200 precincts scattered across the county were hauled to the office on election night and hand counted.
Now, ballots that are more often returned by . . .