Need a mask? Local crafters and businesses are ready to cover you up

Masks are cropping up in all prints and styles as the community gets ready to open. (The Enterprise/File photo)

The demand for face masks is likely to go up with word that Gov. Kate Brown is giving approval to dial back on pandemic-related restrictions and some businesses open or expand operations.

Health authorities say medical masks should be spared for health care workers and first responders. Some other workers will be required to wear face masks, such as those in grocery stores and pharmacies and those providing personal service . . .