Malheur County’s COVID-19 cases jump for the second day in a row, doubling in less than a week

A nurse on one side of the drive through counts 14 tests that had been completed by 11:30 a.m. (The Enterprise/Yadira Lopez)

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ONTARIO – The Malheur County Health Department reported Friday two more county residents tested positive for the COVID-19 virus, pushing the county’s total to 12 and doubling in less than a week the number of local cases of the respiratory disease.

Thursday, county health authorities reported three new . . .