Malheur County now alone on state’s watch list for Covid

Malheur County continues to far exceed the state's average rate for positive testing and infections of Covid, according to county and state data as of Saturday, Sept. 19. (Enterprise chart)

And then there was one.

Malheur County, suffering a continued high rate of coronavirus infections, remains the lone county on the state’s watch list.

Gov. Kate Brown on Friday announced she was removing Umatilla and Morrow counties from the watch list.

Meantime, Malheur County last week posted its worst work since the pandemic . . .