Umatilla County

Judge tosses out Oregon’s coronavirus restrictions

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A county judge has declared Oregon Gov. Kate Brown’s coronavirus restrictions “null and void” because she didn’t have her emergency orders approved by the Legislature following 28 days. Baker County Circuit Judge Matthew Shirtcliff made the…

Umatilla County man, 64, dies of COVID-19 complications

UMATILLA COUNTY, Wash. -- A second Umatilla County resident has died of complications from COVID-19, health officials announced Sunday. The patient was a 64-year-old man with underlying health conditions who tested positive for COVID-19 on April 29. He died at…

Hermiston urgent care center closes due to COVID-19 exposure

HERMISTON, Ore. – A family medicine office in Hermiston has closed its doors due to recent COVID-19 exposure. On Facebook, the Hermiston Family Medicine and Urgent Care Center said they will shut down and quarantine for two weeks. It’s unclear…