EDITORIAL: Amid this year’s challenges, the spirit of giving can help our communities in Malheur County

Finding joy this holiday season is going to be tough in Malheur County. But we can’t let circumstances beat us down. A lot of our friends and neighbors, including many who have never had to put a hand out for help, will be hoping we can find the will to do good.

Look, we’ve not had a dour winter like this in a very long time. Covid is creeping over us at a rapid pace. With the latest business “pause,” many of those who can least afford it are losing their jobs at . . .