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November 15, 2018
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Open Burning Requirements in Jackson County
Open Burning Requirements in Jackson County

Open Burning Requirements in Jackson County

The Oregon Department of Forestry declared the end of wildfire season effective October 29, 2018.  Jackson County allows open burning of approved materials on designated burn days only in...
Guidance on Wildfire Smoke and School Outdoor Activities
Guidance on Wildfire Smoke and School Outdoor Activities

Guidance on Wildfire Smoke and School Outdoor Activities

School is just around the corner and there is the potential that air quality may be impacted by the wildfire smoke.  There is public health guidance for school outdoor activities and sporting...
Watch for Rising and Falling Smoke Levels
Watch for Rising and Falling Smoke Levels

Watch for Rising and Falling Smoke Levels

Due to the recent wildfire starts in the valley, Jackson County health officials want to remind Jackson County residents to watch for smoke levels that are unhealthy for sensitive groups. 
Fall Prevention for Older Adults: Check Your Safety
Fall Prevention for Older Adults: Check Your Safety

Fall Prevention for Older Adults: Check Your Safety

Falls are a threat to the health of older adults and can reduce their ability to remain independent. However, falls aren't something that just happens when you age, there are proven ways to...
GYT - Get Yourself Tested
GYT - Get Yourself Tested

GYT - Get Yourself Tested

Get Tested Regularly: Many STDs don’t have symptoms, but they can still cause health problems. Getting an STD is not the end! Many STDs are curable and all are treatable. If either...
April is STD Awareness Month
April is STD Awareness Month

April is STD Awareness Month

STDs affect thousands of Oregonians. Several populations experience significant STD-related health disparities, including LGBTQ individuals, people of color, and youth. As the rate of...
Get Yourself Tested
Get Yourself Tested

Get Yourself Tested

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