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Snohomish Health District is the local public health agency for Snohomish County in Washington state. Our news releases are a resource for current public health information for media, the public, policymakers, and other community partners.

News releases are sent to print and electronic media as needed. We also share relevant media releases from the Department of Health and other public health agencies.

 

Media Releases

Protect your baby: Early vaccination works best, says Snohomish Health District

National Infant Immunization Week, April 13-19, 2003

SNOHOMISH COUNTY – Children need more than 80 percent of their vaccinations in the first 24 months of life to protect them against preventable illness, according to the National Immunization Program of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Local health officials urge parents and caregivers to check their children’s immunization records during National Infant Immunization Week, April 13-19, 2003. This year’s theme is “Love them. Protect them. Immunize them.” Read More >>
Thursday, April 10, 2003/Author: Anonym/Number of views (737)/Comments (0)/
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Public Health works year ’round – but this week’s special!

Snohomish Health District celebrates National Public Health Week, Apr. 7-13

SNOHOMISH COUNTY--- If you live in Snohomish County, you have 220 public health professionals quietly working for you around the clock. To celebrate National Public Health Week, Snohomish Health District staff created displays to illustrate how local public health is always working for a safer and healthier community. The displays can be seen this week on the main floor of the Rucker Building at 3020 Rucker Avenue, Everett. Read More >>
Monday, April 7, 2003/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1446)/Comments (0)/
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Monroe Parks go tobacco-free on “Kick Butts Day,” Apr. 2

Mayor Walser to present proclamation to Snohomish Health District

SNOHOMISH COUNTY---The City of Monroe plans to “kick butts” -- the tobacco kind --out of their parks Apr. 2, national “Kick Butts Day.” Mayor Donnetta Walser will declare the city’s parks tobacco-free in ceremonies beginning at noon in Lake Tye Park, 14964 Fryelands Boulevard, Monroe. The event is free and open to the public. Read More >>
Thursday, March 27, 2003/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1453)/Comments (0)/
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Snohomish Health District Marysville School District

Marysville School District notified parents yesterday that a middle school student has died of a blood infection caused by meningococcal bacteria.

EVERETT---Marysville School District notified parents yesterday that a middle school student has died of a blood infection caused by meningococcal bacteria. Snohomish Health District is working closely with school officials to identify anyone at the school who might need antibiotic treatment. Read More >>
Wednesday, March 19, 2003/Author: Anonym/Number of views (701)/Comments (0)/
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Snohomish Health District announces "Excellence Award" winners

Local businesses recognized for safe food handling practices

SNOHOMISH COUNTY—Judged by their industry peers, seven food service establishments in Snohomish County will be recognized for their excellence in handling food safely. "Excellence Award" plaques will be presented to the winners at the Board of Health meeting Tuesday, Feb. 11, in the Snohomish Health District auditorium, 3020 Rucker Ave., Everett. The meeting begins at 3 p.m. and is open to the public. Read More >>
Friday, February 7, 2003/Author: Anonym/Number of views (706)/Comments (0)/
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