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Port Susan Shellfish Harvest Closure, Oct. 19, 2017

Elevated levels of toxin discovered

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, Wash. – The Washington State Department of Health has notified the Snohomish Health District that the Port Susan area is closed to all species of recreational shellfish harvesting due to elevated levels of paralytic shellfish poisoning (PSP) toxin.

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Thursday, October 19, 2017/Author: Lynn Ljungquist/Number of views (545)/Comments (0)/
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Board of Health Meeting, October 10

New Board governing procedures, preliminary 2018 budget discussions to be focus

Friday, October 6, 2017/Author: Lynn Ljungquist/Number of views (348)/Comments (0)/
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Special Board of Health Meetings, September 27

Administration subcommittee and full board to both convene at special times Wednesday

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, Wash. – The Board of Health will convene on a special day and time for the purpose of discussions related to potential litigation and real estate, and to conduct regular Board of Health business as set forth on the agenda below.

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Monday, September 25, 2017/Author: Lynn Ljungquist/Number of views (535)/Comments (0)/
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Needle Clean-Up Kits, Opioid Resource Portal Now Available in Snohomish County

Expanded efforts part of ongoing response to opioid epidemic

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, Wash. – Residents and businesses in Snohomish County now have a simpler and safer way to participate in needle clean-up efforts. Starting Wednesday, free kits and needle disposal are available to residents and business owners cleaning up needles found in the community.

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017/Author: Lynn Ljungquist/Number of views (1389)/Comments (0)/
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Candlelight Vigil on August 31 for Overdose Awareness

Public invited to event remembering those lost, struggling with opioid addiction

EVERETT, Wash.  In 2016, Snohomish County lost over 90 people to an opioid overdose. The tragedy of overdose is far too frequent but is ultimately preventable. Overdose prevention, education and recognition play a crucial role in saving lives. 

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Thursday, August 24, 2017/Author: Lynn Ljungquist/Number of views (751)/Comments (0)/
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