Malheur County covid cases take biggest one-day jump yet

ONTARIO – The level of alarm for county health officials jumped significantly Thursday after 13 new COVID-19 virus cases were confirmed, pushing the total number of coronavirus cases locally to 73.

The county is on a “precipice” said Sarah Poe, Malheur County Health Department director, and without a major contribution from the public the number of virus infections will continue to climb.

She said Thursday that the community . . .

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