Southern Idaho health district issues Covid advisory

Idaho's Southwest District Health issued a Covid advisory Friday and urged people to follow social distancing guidelines and to wear masks. (The Enterprise/File).

FRUITLAND – Idaho residents living just across the border from Malheur County were urged by health officials Friday to adopt even more stringent limits as counties recorded ever-increasing numbers of Covid cases.

The Southwest District Health said people in six counties should avoid social gatherings, “including among family members who do not live in your household,” stop visits to care centers, work from home . . .