Malheur County breaks daily Covid case record

Angelica Resendiz, a registered nurse with the Malheur County Health Department shows one of the syringes used to deliver flu vaccine. (The Enterprise/Pat Caldwell).

Malheur County reported 85 new cases of Covid from Tuesday, Aug. 31, breaking the previous daily record set over a year ago.

This brings the county case total to 4,236, according to data from the Oregon Health Association.

The reported cases from Tuesday surpassed the previous county record of 68 set on July 7, 2020, according to data from the Malheur County . . .