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Knoxville News Sentinel
Health officials: Flu starting in Knox, but season normal so farfor the East Tennessee region, which includes the counties around Knox. That do
Health officials: Flu starting in Knox, but season normal so far
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
for the East Tennessee region, which includes the counties around Knox. That doesn't necessarily mean more influenza, said Knox County Health Department Director Dr. Martha Buchanan. "This is the normal time of year when we start seeing more... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Whiteside County Health Department wins IT grant$308,995 was awarded to the state recipients in this grant cycle. Other winners
Whiteside County Health Department wins IT grant
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
$308,995 was awarded to the state recipients in this grant cycle. Other winners were Crusader Central Clinic Association of Rockford, Heartland Community Health Clinic of Peoria, Henderson County Rural Health Center, and Knox County Health Departme... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Saturday, after-hours flu shot clinics announced for childrenBecause this year's in-school vaccination program will use injectable flu shots
Saturday, after-hours flu shot clinics announced for children
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Because this year's in-school vaccination program will use injectable flu shots, Knox County Health Department has scheduled two Saturday and three after-hours clinics for parents who want to be with their children when they get the shot, or whose... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knox flu shots to be offered during schoolFor the first time in 12 years, the Knox County Health Department won't be offe
Knox flu shots to be offered during school
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
For the first time in 12 years, the Knox County Health Department won't be offering FluMist nasal vaccine at in-school clinics. This year, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention deemed the mist ineffective against influenza and told... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
West Nile virus found in three neighborhoods; health dept. to sprayThe Knox County Health Department will spray three areas of Knoxville after fin
West Nile virus found in three neighborhoods; health dept. to spray
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
The Knox County Health Department will spray three areas of Knoxville after finding mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus there. On Thursday, the health department will spray an area around Fairmont Boulevard in North Knoxville. On Sept. 20, it... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
In search of ‘strong babies’: Health campaign sets casting callNews Sentinel staff Strong local babies have a chance at a $200 savings bond —
In search of ‘strong babies’: Health campaign sets casting call
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
News Sentinel staff Strong local babies have a chance at a $200 savings bond — and fame, in the name of health. Knox County Health Department is looking for infant "stars" for its Strong Babies public health campaign. A casting call will be 11... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
A bird in Knox County tests positive for West Nile virus, authorities sayGALESBURG — A bird recently tested positive for West Nile virus in Knox County,
A bird in Knox County tests positive for West Nile virus, authorities say
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 18 days ago
GALESBURG — A bird recently tested positive for West Nile virus in Knox County, the Knox County Health Department said Thursday. Although very few mosquitoes actually carry West Nile virus, infected birds serve as an early warning by indicating the... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Sisters hike Mount LeConte 100 years after great grandmotherAmong them, Christi Branscom, Chief Operating Officer and Deputy to Knoxville M
Sisters hike Mount LeConte 100 years after great grandmother
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 1 months ago
Among them, Christi Branscom, Chief Operating Officer and Deputy to Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero, the head of the Knox County Health Department, Martha Buchanan and Lorie Huff Matthews. Her grandparents actually built LeConte Lodge. “It's... Read more

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