Community briefing on COVID-19 livestreamed Tuesday

LA GRANDE — The Union County Incident Management Team is hosting a community briefing on Tuesday at 6 p.m. The purpose of the meeting is to give the public an opportunity to ask key questions regarding COVID-19, the recent outbreak, and the current situation.

Due to physical distancing requirements, the briefing will be provided virtually and livestreamed on the NE Oregon Joint Information Center Facebook page. The briefing also will be available for later viewing at

Meals on Wheels drivers needed

LA GRANDE — Community Connection is in urgent need of volunteers to be Meals on Wheels drivers. For more information, call Sydney Gleeson at 541-963-7532, ext. 1104, or stop by 1504 N. Albany St., La Grande.

Wraparound services available for isolated residents

LA GRANDE — Multiple resources are available through wraparound services for individuals who have been instructed to isolate or quarantine due to COVID-19. Resources include financial assistance, food bank information, grocery pickup/delivery, health insurance, veterans services and more. Information is available from the Northeast Oregon Joint Information Center at

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