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The Buffalo News
Junior high students, health officials urge Council to ban smoking in City of Lockport parksLOCKPORT – Students from North Park Junior High School joined officials from th
Junior high students, health officials urge Council to ban smoking in City of Lockport parks
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 hours ago
LOCKPORT – Students from North Park Junior High School joined officials from the Niagara County Health Department and Roswell Park Cancer Institute on Wednesday in urging the city to ban smoking in its parks. The Common Council decided to vote on... Read more
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The Buffalo News
County Health Department wins more breastfeeding moneyLOCKPORT – The Niagara County Health Department, which has been promoting breas
County Health Department wins more breastfeeding money
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
LOCKPORT – The Niagara County Health Department, which has been promoting breast-feeding of infants and the availability of space at businesses for employees to do so, has received grant money for the third consecutive year to expand its... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Hazmat team called to Wendy'son South Transit Road because of an unknown odor. There is no official word on
Hazmat team called to Wendy's
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 11 days ago
on South Transit Road because of an unknown odor. There is no official word on what the odor was or what the cause was. The Sheriff’s office said the situation is under control and is now in the hands of the Niagara County Health... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Wheatfield officials oppose spraying pesticide against mosquitoestold residents last week that he doesn’t think the town should spray pesticide
Wheatfield officials oppose spraying pesticide against mosquitoes
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
told residents last week that he doesn’t think the town should spray pesticide to combat mosquitoes this summer, and the Niagara County Health Department agreed with him. Environmental Health Director Paul R. Dicky said Friday. “Spraying would... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Wheatfield officials are opposed to having town spray pesticide to combat mosquitoestold residents last week that he doesn’t think the town should spray pesticide
Wheatfield officials are opposed to having town spray pesticide to combat mosquitoes
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
told residents last week that he doesn’t think the town should spray pesticide to combat mosquitoes this summer, and the Niagara County Health Department agreed with him. Environmental Health Director Paul R. Dicky said Friday. “Spraying would... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara Health Department warns against contact with raccoons, feral catsLOCKPORT – The Niagara County Health Department warned Friday that baby animals
Niagara Health Department warns against contact with raccoons, feral cats
The Buffalo News / Posted 18 days ago
LOCKPORT – The Niagara County Health Department warned Friday that baby animals should not be touched because they could harbor rabies or other diseases. A seemingly abandoned baby’s parent may be nearby hunting or watching for intruders. “Raccoons,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Health officials push doctors to promote HPV vaccinationsareas, as well as most cancers of the mouth and throat, said Kathleen Cavagnaro
Health officials push doctors to promote HPV vaccinations
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
areas, as well as most cancers of the mouth and throat, said Kathleen Cavagnaro, director of nursing services for the Niagara County Health Department. On April 20, the county Health Department invited local doctors to a dinner and presented... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Niagara County Health Department confirms one person has tested positive for the Zika virusThe Niagara County Health Department has confirmed with Channel 2 that one pers
Niagara County Health Department confirms one person has tested positive for the Zika virus
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 1 months ago
The Niagara County Health Department has confirmed with Channel 2 that one person has tested positive for the Zika virus. Kathy Cavagnaro, Director of Nursing for Niagara County, said the person tested positive on Tuesday, April 19. Officials say... Read more
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The Buffalo News
First case of Zika virus reported in Niagara Countyand Nassau, Putnum, Orange, Rockland, Suffolk and Westchester counties, accordi
First case of Zika virus reported in Niagara County
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
and Nassau, Putnum, Orange, Rockland, Suffolk and Westchester counties, according to the state Department of Health. The Niagara County Health Department has said on Facebook that neither type of mosquito has been found in the county. About 1 in... Read more

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