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Whooping Cough Cases Reach Epidemic Levels in Much of Washington (WA-DOH)


Olympia, WA, 04/03/12 - WA State Department of Health Press Release - Today Secretary of Health Mary Selecky announced that whooping cough disease has reached epidemic levels in Washington.

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Fine Particulate Matter - Overview of Health & Regulation



March Public Forums for Septic System Monitoring Program


Public Health Updates & Information on Whooping Cough (Pertussis) Outbreak

Port Townsend, WA, February 17, 2012- Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) has added four new laboratory confirmed cases of pertussis (whooping cough) doubling the size of the current outbreak occurring in Jefferson County. 


Recent Whooping Cough (Pertussis) Cases, What do parents need to know

Port Townsend, WA, February 13, 2012- Washington State is currently experiencing a 50% increase in pertussis. In the last week Jefferson County has had three lab confirmed cases and other ill children have results pending. All children are under age 10.


Septic System Monitoring - Workgroup

Port Townsend, WA, January 13, 2012 - Jefferson County Public Health is convening a Work Group to review options to fulfill onsite sewage system monitoring requirements. 


It's Not Just About Car Crashes

Port Townsend, November 4, 2011 - In this era of service reduction Port Townsend has been selected by the Division of Behavioral Health and Recovery as one of 19 communities statewide for a program with the primary goal of reducing underage drinking and drug use.


RFP-WRIA#17 Meeting Facilitation and Project Management

Port Townsend, November 1, 2011 -  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Water Resource Inventory Area (WRIA) #17 East Jefferson Watershed Council (EJWC) is accepting proposals from individuals or firms specializing in professional facilitation and project management.


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