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Horizon Public Health

October 10, 2018
Commentary: Influenza -- then and now
October 10, 2018 - 7:53am
September 30, 2018
The Healthy Voices Healthy Choices coalition participated in the Community Night Out event in August to engage with community members and educate them on the work of the coalition. Pictured are (from left) coalition coordinator, Katie Strickler, along with coalition members Tara Bitzan and Misty Hvezda. (Contributed)
Survey: Peers drink less than students think
September 30, 2018 - 6:52am
September 6, 2018
Immunizations protect children, adults
September 6, 2018 - 7:39am
July 5, 2018
Protect your skin from sunshine
July 5, 2018 - 12:33pm
June 21, 2018
Lyme disease on the rise in area counties
June 21, 2018 - 6:32pm
June 14, 2018
Horizon Public Health staff run through an exercise designed to simulate the mass dispensing of medications in case of infectious disease last week at Lake Community Church in Alexandria. After filling out forms, participants went to a screening table and then were directed to the proper table for medical dispensation. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Antibiotics for 38,000
June 14, 2018 - 6:00am
April 27, 2018
Permits denied for two vacation rentals
April 27, 2018 - 6:17am
April 13, 2018
Amy Reineke
Trying to snuff out tobacco use: Minnewaska students visit Capitol, talk with legislators
April 13, 2018 - 10:28am
March 6, 2018
Douglas County is in the process of amending its zoning and lodging ordinances to establish new rules for those who rent out private/vacation homes. (File photo)
County OKs new rules, licenses for vacation rentals
March 6, 2018 - 4:56pm
March 2, 2018
More than 40 people were packed into the Douglas County Commissioners meeting room Tuesday night for a Planning Advisory Commission meeting to discuss licensing of private/vacation home rentals. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Vacation rental license fee set
March 2, 2018 - 6:27am
February 16, 2018
Take flu seriously and it's not too late to get a shot
February 16, 2018 - 4:26pm
January 13, 2018
Shingles: What you need to know
January 13, 2018 - 12:01pm
December 15, 2017
Ways to keep holiday eating healthy
December 15, 2017 - 4:09pm
August 9, 2017
Guest editorial: Vaccines are a shared responsibility
August 9, 2017 - 3:23pm
Sue Quist, Hospice of Douglas County supervisor, accepts the Hospice Honors Award from Kevin Porter, CEO of Deyta Analytics, a division of HEALTHCAREfirst, at a ceremony in Washington D.C. (Contributed)
Hospice of Douglas County named Hospice Honors recipient
June 9, 2017 - 11:00am