In the community, Local government

Malheur County Health Department sets open house for a peek at what it does

ONTARIO – A new, multicolored mural will greet residents when they walk into the Malheur County Health Department Wednesday, July 27, to participate in the agency’s open house celebration.The mural is just one of several new features at the health department, and Director Sarah Poe said she hopes area residents take advantage of the event to learn more about the people and programs the department offers. The open house runs from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.“We want to really connect with the community,” said Poe.The new mural by local artist Erin Dentinger displays “an . . .