Virus hits three Nyssa schools, state reports

NYSSA - The Oregon Health Authority on Wednesday disclosed that three Nyssa schools have reported Covid infections, including two students.

The agency said Nyssa High School had five staff or volunteers and one student infected, that Nyssa Middle School had four staff or volunteers infected, and Nyssa Elementary School had one student and one staff or volunteer infected.

The onset occurred on Wednesday, Sept. 30.

In Ontario, Four Rivers Community School was listed as having four staff or volunteers infected with the most recent onset on Sept. 20.

Luke Cleaver, principal of the middle school, and Matt Murray, principal of the elementary school, said Thursday morning that they couldn't comment and referred questions to district officials.

"We are working to understand the numbers, so I am not ready to comment at this time," said Darren Johnson, Nyssa . . .