Coronavirus? Health officials see far bigger risk in flu

Malheur County Health Department officials said the flu is still active locally. (The Enterprise/File)

ONTARIO – A new coronavirus continues to grab headlines across the globe but closer to home health officials say residents should be more worried about an old and annual nemesis: Influenza.

“I would say the average Malheur County resident is way, way more likely to get flu than the coronavirus . . .

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