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Your quick guide to Malheur County’s pending action to contain the coronavirus

Covid testing kit at Nyssa's recent testing site. (Kezia Setyawan/The Enterprise)

Malheur County saw a record number of new Covid cases on Saturday and on Sunday, the accumulated number of cases punched through 400. That’s four times the number recorded on June 17, when the county had 97 cases.

In response, county health authorities sounding the alarm, calling for new actions to limit the spread. Here’s a quick look at what’s being proposed and who will be affected.

What’s happening?

The Malheur County Court, the board of commissioners, is scheduled to vote on Wednesday, July 15, on new restrictions for the county. Click HERE to see the draft of the . . .