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  1. Press Release Anderson Lake

    Anderson Lake High in Toxin

    Elevated levels of the potent nerve toxin anatoxin-a were detected in a water sample taken from Anderson Lake on Monday, April 25th. Washington State Parks has posted “Danger – Keep Out of Lake” signs at access points to the park alerting visitors... Read on...
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    Opioid Crisis in Jefferson County

    Jefferson County, WA: Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) recognizes the opioid crisis in Jefferson County and continues to combat misinformation. Since 2016, JCPH has been providing opioid overdose medication at no cost to the public... Read on...
  3. Second Booster Doses for 50 and older

    Second Booster Dose Now Offered to People 50 and Older

    A fourth dose of the COVID-19 vaccine for people aged 50 and older is now available following authorization by the U.S. Federal Drug Administration (FDA) and approval by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
  4. 20220329_Discovery Bay Opening PRESS RELEASE

    Discovery Bay and Admiralty Inlet Opening to All Shellfish Species

    Jefferson County, WA. The Department of Health has opened Discovery Bay from Diamond Point to Fort Worden and Admiralty Inlet including Fort Flagler for recreational harvesting of all shellfish species. Read on...
  5. 20220318_PH Heroes Press Release NOMINATIONS

    Jefferson County Public Health is Celebrating 2022 National Public Health Week Beginning April 4th

    For National Public Health Week, JCPH and the Jefferson Co. Board of Health honor people and organizations who make a significant contribution to improving health in Jefferson County...Nominations are open to the public through April 18, 2022. Read on...
  6. Version 2 of Social Media Post Masking Still Recommended

    Jefferson County Public Health recommends mask-wearing, if not required

    Mask-wearing in indoor, public places is still recommended as the safest course of action, even as the county health order requiring masking lifts on March 11 at 11:59 p.m.
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