Friday, August 02, 2019
Make Vaccinations a Priority; Update Your Family’s Vaccine Records Before Your Kids Head Back to School   SOUTH CENTRAL IDAHO – After a year full of measles, flu and pertussis (whooping cough), South Central Public Health District (SCPHD) is urging parents to make vaccinations a priority and fully protect their children’s immune systems before sending them back to school this ...read more
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Monday, July 29, 2019
U of I Jerome Site to House Discovery Complex for CAFE Research Dairy   MOSCOW, Idaho — July 25, 2019 — The Idaho Center for Agriculture, Food and the Environment (CAFE) advanced another major step this month with the acquisition of a site for an education and outreach complex at the Crossroads Point Business Center near Jerome.   The 6 acres purchased by the University of Idaho is located ...read more
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Thursday, July 25, 2019
Health Advisory Issued for Mormon Reservoir Because of a Harmful Algal Bloom     CAMAS COUNTY - The South Central Public Health District (SCPHD) and the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) are issuing a public health advisory today for Mormon Reservoir. Results from recent DEQ water testing show the concentration of microcystins (a type of toxin produced by cyanobacteria) in the ...read more
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Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Health District urges residents to take precautions after rabid bat was discovered in downtown Twin Falls   TWIN FALLS COUNTY- A bat, caught in downtown Twin Falls, tested positive today for rabies. The South Central Public Health District (SCPHD) urges residents to be extra careful and avoid all contact with bats because rabies can cause a fatal viral illness in both people and their ...read more
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Friday, February 08, 2019
The Office of the Governor Proclamation Whereas, Mr. I.B. Perrine of Wood River Valley was shown a place to winter his cattle in the Snake River Canyon at the Blue Lakes by Charles Shirley Walgamott in the 1880's; and WHEREAS, Mr. Perrine envisioned water on the desert plains above the Snake River and with the help of wealthy financiers from the Eastern United States, create a dam on the Snake ...read more
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