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Newport News-Times
News Times County gets $760,000 to form mental health teamNEWPORT � A two-year, $760,000 grant from the Oregon Health Authority will help
News Times County gets $760,000 to form mental health team
Newport News-Times / Posted an hour ago
NEWPORT � A two-year, $760,000 grant from the Oregon Health Authority will help Lincoln County create a Mobile Crisis Program to address mental health issues, particularly involving individuals who come in contact with local law enforcement officers... Read more
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OregonLive.com
State needs to loosen physical-education requirements on schoolsto help stem the tide of child obesity in Oregon, where one out of 10 eighth-gr
State needs to loosen physical-education requirements on schools
OregonLive.com / Posted 8 hours ago
to help stem the tide of child obesity in Oregon, where one out of 10 eighth-graders was considered obese, according to the Oregon Health Authority. They also hoped to improve students' learning by building in physical activity breaks. So despite... Read more
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Calcutta News
Oregon collects $25.5 million in recreational marijuana taxesPottratz, owner of CannaMedicine in Salem was quoted as saying by Statesman Jou
Oregon collects $25.5 million in recreational marijuana taxes
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
Pottratz, owner of CannaMedicine in Salem was quoted as saying by Statesman Journal. Oregon’s marijuana tax gains will be distributed among common school funds, mental health, state police account, cities, counties and Oregon Health... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Lead concerns reach gardens at Portland Public Schoolsgardens. KGW-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2bqKjML) an email sent Friday to famili
Lead concerns reach gardens at Portland Public Schools
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 days ago
gardens. KGW-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2bqKjML) an email sent Friday to families and staff said the district met with the Oregon Health Authority and received a recommendation against consuming the food. Health officials did not immediately... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Health Authority: Don't eat produce from Portland school gardensPORTLAND, Ore. -- The Oregon Health Authority is warning people not to eat prod
Health Authority: Don't eat produce from Portland school gardens
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. -- The Oregon Health Authority is warning people not to eat produce from Portland Public Schools gardens because of potential lead issues. Portland Public Schools sent an email to school families and staff Friday, titled "Update for... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Health Advisory Issued for Agency LakeKLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. – A health advisory has been issued for Agency Lake in Kla
Health Advisory Issued for Agency Lake
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 6 days ago
KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. – A health advisory has been issued for Agency Lake in Klamath County. The Oregon Health Authority says that high blue-green algae and toxin levels have been found. The lake is located just north of Upper Klamath Lake near... Read more
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OregonLive.com
'Etsy for home cooking' comes to Portland, but is it legal?Josephine may run into similar problems. Dave Martin with the Food, Pool and L
'Etsy for home cooking' comes to Portland, but is it legal?
OregonLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
Josephine may run into similar problems. Dave Martin with the Food, Pool and Lodging Health and Safety Program at the Oregon Health Authority is part of the group that oversees, you guessed it, food, pools and hotels and motels. While he... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Health advisory issued for Ross Island Lagoonofficials are asking people to stay out of the Ross Island Lagoon after finding
Health advisory issued for Ross Island Lagoon
OregonLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
officials are asking people to stay out of the Ross Island Lagoon after finding a blue-green algae bloom in the water. The Oregon Health Authority issued a health advisory Friday for both the lagoon and the mouth of the lagoon. The bloom was... Read more
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Newport News-Times
News Times Lead data rounds out district action plan312 tested sinks and water fountains at Oceanlake Elementary, Taft Elementary a
News Times Lead data rounds out district action plan
Newport News-Times / Posted 7 days ago
312 tested sinks and water fountains at Oceanlake Elementary, Taft Elementary and Taft High, four sites tested above the Oregon Health Authority�s action limit of 0.020 milligrams of lead per liter of water. Compared to the rest of the district �... Read more
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Newport News-Times
News Times Lead data rounds out district action plan312 tested sinks and water fountains at Oceanlake Elementary, Taft Elementary a
News Times Lead data rounds out district action plan
Newport News-Times / Posted 9 days ago
312 tested sinks and water fountains at Oceanlake Elementary, Taft Elementary and Taft High, four sites tested above the Oregon Health Authority�s action limit of 0.020 milligrams of lead per liter of water. Compared to the rest of the district �... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Featured in Portland real estate listings: Marijuana plantsbuyers can request the plants remain on the property. It’s legal for recreatio
Featured in Portland real estate listings: Marijuana plants
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 10 days ago
buyers can request the plants remain on the property. It’s legal for recreational users to grow up to four cannabis plants at their home. Medical marijuana users can possess up to six mature plants at a time, according to the Oregon Health Authori... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Featured in Portland real estate listings: Marijuana plantsbuyers can request the plants remain on the property. It’s legal for recreatio
Featured in Portland real estate listings: Marijuana plants
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
buyers can request the plants remain on the property. It’s legal for recreational users to grow up to four cannabis plants at their home. Medical marijuana users can possess up to six mature plants at a time, according to the Oregon Health Authori... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
The face of the Olympics will never look the sameHart has for years been making funny rap music videos as his alter ego, Chocola
The face of the Olympics will never look the same
KTVZ Bend / Posted 13 days ago
Hart has for years been making funny rap music videos as his alter ego, Chocolate Droppa. Now Hart has… Most Popular The Oregon Health Authority said Friday it has lifted the health advisory issued July 28 for Odell Lake, located 75... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccerideally set… The Weeknd has just made a substantial donation to the Black Live
USA-Sweden play to thrilling finish in women's soccer
KTVZ Bend / Posted 13 days ago
ideally set… The Weeknd has just made a substantial donation to the Black Lives Matter Network. Most Popular The Oregon Health Authority said Friday it has lifted the health advisory issued July 28 for Odell Lake, located 75... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Geno Auriemma: 'We live in that Trumpian era where it's OK to be sexist'family that is famous for being famous, Kendall Jenner wants to earn your atten
Geno Auriemma: 'We live in that Trumpian era where it's OK to be sexist'
KTVZ Bend / Posted 13 days ago
family that is famous for being famous, Kendall Jenner wants to earn your attention. The model -- who… Most Popular The Oregon Health Authority said Friday it has lifted the health advisory issued July 28 for Odell Lake, located 75... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Cavs, James agree to 3-year, $100 million dealfamily that is famous for being famous, Kendall Jenner wants to earn your atten
Cavs, James agree to 3-year, $100 million deal
KTVZ Bend / Posted 13 days ago
family that is famous for being famous, Kendall Jenner wants to earn your attention. The model -- who… Most Popular The Oregon Health Authority said Friday it has lifted the health advisory issued July 28 for Odell Lake, located 75... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Simone Manuel: 5 things to knowfamily that is famous for being famous, Kendall Jenner wants to earn your atten
Simone Manuel: 5 things to know
KTVZ Bend / Posted 13 days ago
family that is famous for being famous, Kendall Jenner wants to earn your attention. The model -- who… Most Popular The Oregon Health Authority said Friday it has lifted the health advisory issued July 28 for Odell Lake, located 75... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
State lifts Odell Lake algae health advisorydrop below human guidelines; caution with pets still urged POSTED: 9:39 AM PDT
State lifts Odell Lake algae health advisory
KTVZ Bend / Posted 13 days ago
drop below human guidelines; caution with pets still urged POSTED: 9:39 AM PDT August 12, 2016 Odell Lake The Oregon Health Authority said Friday it has lifted the health advisory issued July 28 for Odell Lake, located 75 miles... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Simone Biles wins all-around gymnastic goldhis eclectic taste in music, releasing two summer playlists Thursday while he…
Simone Biles wins all-around gymnastic gold
KTVZ Bend / Posted 13 days ago
his eclectic taste in music, releasing two summer playlists Thursday while he… Most Popular PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Health Authority is telling beachgoers they can head back into water at Rockaway Beach in… Please set an email... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Chinese swimmer tests positive for banned substancehis eclectic taste in music, releasing two summer playlists Thursday while he…
Chinese swimmer tests positive for banned substance
KTVZ Bend / Posted 13 days ago
his eclectic taste in music, releasing two summer playlists Thursday while he… Most Popular PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Health Authority is telling beachgoers they can head back into water at Rockaway Beach in… Please set an email... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Health Advisories Lifted at Rockaway, Seal Rock BeachesPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - The Oregon Health Authority is telling beachgoers they ca
Health Advisories Lifted at Rockaway, Seal Rock Beaches
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 14 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - The Oregon Health Authority is telling beachgoers they can head back into water at Rockaway Beach in Tillamook County and Seal Rock State Park near Newport. The health authority had issued health advisories Wednesday after... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Rio 2016 Day 7: Phelps and Ledecky seek goldhis eclectic taste in music, releasing two summer playlists Thursday while he…
Rio 2016 Day 7: Phelps and Ledecky seek gold
KTVZ Bend / Posted 14 days ago
his eclectic taste in music, releasing two summer playlists Thursday while he… Most Popular PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Health Authority is telling beachgoers they can head back into water at Rockaway Beach in… Please set an email... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Phelps now No. 1 gold medalist in historyhis eclectic taste in music, releasing two summer playlists Thursday while he…
Phelps now No. 1 gold medalist in history
KTVZ Bend / Posted 14 days ago
his eclectic taste in music, releasing two summer playlists Thursday while he… Most Popular PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Health Authority is telling beachgoers they can head back into water at Rockaway Beach in… Please set an email... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Health advisories lifted at Rockaway, Seal Rock beachesadvisories lifted at Rockaway, Seal Rock beaches POSTED: 8:54 PM PDT August 11
Health advisories lifted at Rockaway, Seal Rock beaches
KTVZ Bend / Posted 14 days ago
advisories lifted at Rockaway, Seal Rock beaches POSTED: 8:54 PM PDT August 11, 2016 PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Health Authority is telling beachgoers they can head back into water at Rockaway Beach in Tillamook County and Seal... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Health advisories for Rockaway Beach, Seal Rock State Park Beach liftedThe Oregon Health Authority has lifted a health advisory at Rockaway Beach and
Health advisories for Rockaway Beach, Seal Rock State Park Beach lifted
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 14 days ago
The Oregon Health Authority has lifted a health advisory at Rockaway Beach and Seal Rock State Park Beach after high levels of bacteria in the waters have subsided. OHA initially issued the advisory at Rockaway beach on August 9 and Seal Rock on... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Shigella outbreak in 2015 spread to Portland's homelessThursday in an article published in a national health journal. Workers from th
Shigella outbreak in 2015 spread to Portland's homeless
OregonLive.com / Posted 14 days ago
Thursday in an article published in a national health journal. Workers from the Multnomah County Health Department and Oregon Health Authority wrote the article, which appeared in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Americans compete in 200-meter breaststrokepress conference in Dubai to speak out against Donald Trump and Islamophobia.
Americans compete in 200-meter breaststroke
KTVZ Bend / Posted 15 days ago
press conference in Dubai to speak out against Donald Trump and Islamophobia. Most Popular PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Health Authority is telling beachgoers, particularly children and the elderly, to stay out… Please set an email... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
US goes for gold in men's individual sabrepress conference in Dubai to speak out against Donald Trump and Islamophobia.
US goes for gold in men's individual sabre
KTVZ Bend / Posted 15 days ago
press conference in Dubai to speak out against Donald Trump and Islamophobia. Most Popular PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Health Authority is telling beachgoers, particularly children and the elderly, to stay out… Please set an email... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
History made in men's gymnastics all-aroundpress conference in Dubai to speak out against Donald Trump and Islamophobia.
History made in men's gymnastics all-around
KTVZ Bend / Posted 15 days ago
press conference in Dubai to speak out against Donald Trump and Islamophobia. Most Popular PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Health Authority is telling beachgoers, particularly children and the elderly, to stay out… Please set an email... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
US routs Serbia 110-84 in women's basketballpress conference in Dubai to speak out against Donald Trump and Islamophobia.
US routs Serbia 110-84 in women's basketball
KTVZ Bend / Posted 15 days ago
press conference in Dubai to speak out against Donald Trump and Islamophobia. Most Popular PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Health Authority is telling beachgoers, particularly children and the elderly, to stay out… Please set an email... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Health advisories issued for Rockaway, Seal Rock beachesadvisories issued for Rockaway, Seal Rock beaches POSTED: 2:58 PM PDT August 1
Health advisories issued for Rockaway, Seal Rock beaches
KTVZ Bend / Posted 15 days ago
advisories issued for Rockaway, Seal Rock beaches POSTED: 2:58 PM PDT August 10, 2016 PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Health Authority is telling beachgoers, particularly children and the elderly, to stay out of the water for now at... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Woman flips SUV, hits two cars in Starbucks drive-thruTuesday, a doctor said. OHA issues health advisory for Rockaway BeachOHA issue
Woman flips SUV, hits two cars in Starbucks drive-thru
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 16 days ago
Tuesday, a doctor said. OHA issues health advisory for Rockaway BeachOHA issues health advisory for Rockaway Beach The Oregon Health Authority is warning beachgoers at Rockaway Beach in Tillamook County about higher-than-normal levels of... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Health advisory: Avoid ocean at Rockaway BeachROCKAWAY BEACH, Ore. – The Oregon Health Authority says people should avoid con
Health advisory: Avoid ocean at Rockaway Beach
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 16 days ago
ROCKAWAY BEACH, Ore. – The Oregon Health Authority says people should avoid contact with the ocean and nearby creeks at Rockaway Beach due to high levels of fecal bacteria. The bacteria can cause diarrhea, stomach cramps, skin rashes, upper... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Health advisory: Avoid ocean, water near Rockaway BeachROCKAWAY BEACH, Ore. – The Oregon Health Authority says people should avoid con
Health advisory: Avoid ocean, water near Rockaway Beach
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
ROCKAWAY BEACH, Ore. – The Oregon Health Authority says people should avoid contact with the ocean and nearby creeks at Rockaway Beach due to high levels of fecal bacteria. The bacteria can cause diarrhea, stomach cramps, skin rashes, upper... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Odors high from tie plantthreshold refers to “a constant, continuous exposure throughout a lifetime,” sa
Odors high from tie plant
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
threshold refers to “a constant, continuous exposure throughout a lifetime,” said Dr. David Farrer, a toxicologist with the Oregon Health Authority. That is defined as 24 hours a day, seven days a week, over the course of an expected 80-year... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Hospital creates financial hubset out requirements for giving the public access to health care price data. I
Hospital creates financial hub
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
set out requirements for giving the public access to health care price data. Information has since been compiled by the Oregon Health Authority and disseminated through the association of hospitals. “With all of the health care transformation... Read more
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Newport News-Times
News Times District water results reveal flaws in random samplingresults from comprehensive testing of every school sink and faucet in Newport a
News Times District water results reveal flaws in random sampling
Newport News-Times / Posted 21 days ago
results from comprehensive testing of every school sink and faucet in Newport and Waldport found 60 water sources above the Oregon Health Authority�s allowable action limit. And the district is still waiting on results from the schools in Toledo and... Read more
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Newport News-Times
News Times District water samples blow past lead limitsSchool, and Newport High School�s east and west campuses, a total of 60 drinkin
News Times District water samples blow past lead limits
Newport News-Times / Posted 23 days ago
School, and Newport High School�s east and west campuses, a total of 60 drinking fountains and sinks tested higher than the Oregon Health Authority�s allowable lead concentration of 0.020 milligrams per liter. For the complete article see the... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Air monitors find elevated napthalene levels in The Dalles3.52 µg/m3 at the county building. While the naphthalene on the west side of t
Air monitors find elevated napthalene levels in The Dalles
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 23 days ago
3.52 µg/m3 at the county building. While the naphthalene on the west side of town was below .03 µg/m3, which is what the Oregon Health Authority says is safe to breathe long-term, the city park levels were 13.7 times the benchmark and the county... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Air monitors find elevated naphthalene levels in The Dalles3.52 µg/m3 at the county building. While the naphthalene on the west side of t
Air monitors find elevated naphthalene levels in The Dalles
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 23 days ago
3.52 µg/m3 at the county building. While the naphthalene on the west side of town was below .03 µg/m3, which is what the Oregon Health Authority says is safe to breathe long-term, the city park levels were 13.7 times the benchmark and the county... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
When pot is legal, how do you convince teens to abstain?were acutely attuned to whether messages seemed genuine and honest, said Kati M
When pot is legal, how do you convince teens to abstain?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 23 days ago
were acutely attuned to whether messages seemed genuine and honest, said Kati Moseley, a policy specialist for the Oregon Health Authority. “Youth and young adults are skeptical about any kind of information about marijuana that’s too... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Oregon finishes plan to help persistent mentally illfinishes plan to help persistent mentally ill | News - Home The Oregon Healt
Oregon finishes plan to help persistent mentally ill
KTVZ Bend / Posted 27 days ago
finishes plan to help persistent mentally ill | News - Home The Oregon Health Authority on Thursday finalized the Oregon Performance Plan, which calls for expanding services and improving... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
State issues blue-green algae health alert for Odell Lakeexcessive water spray, which could lead to inhalation risk. For health informa
State issues blue-green algae health alert for Odell Lake
KTVZ Bend / Posted 28 days ago
excessive water spray, which could lead to inhalation risk. For health information or to report an illness, contact the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) at 971-673-0400. OHA maintains an updated list of all health advisories on its website. To... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Oregon hospitals faring better as ranks of insured growfaring better as ranks of insured growOperating margins up; uncompensated care
Oregon hospitals faring better as ranks of insured grow
KTVZ Bend / Posted 28 days ago
faring better as ranks of insured growOperating margins up; uncompensated care down under ACA A new report issued by the Oregon Health Authority finds that as more people in Oregon have become insured, the financial standing of most hospitals has... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Globe Investigation: What’s in your weed? We tested dispensary marijuana to find outindicator, it’s not that good,” Mr. Warriner argued. So further screening, such
Globe Investigation: What’s in your weed? We tested dispensary marijuana to find out
The Globe and Mail / Posted 29 days ago
indicator, it’s not that good,” Mr. Warriner argued. So further screening, such as identification tests, are needed. The Oregon Health Authority agrees. Recently, that state, which legalized recreational marijuana in 2015, replaced these tests... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Bend Fire EMS physician advisor honoredFire Department announced with pride Wednesday that its EMS Physician Advisor,
Bend Fire EMS physician advisor honored
KTVZ Bend / Posted 29 days ago
Fire Department announced with pride Wednesday that its EMS Physician Advisor, Dr. Helenka Marcinek, was selected by the Oregon Health Authority to receive a professional achievement award – the State EMS Director’s Award. This particular... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
NeighborImpact finds no lead in water at Head Start sites3 T's Revised Technical Guidance to ensure that samples for lead are collected
NeighborImpact finds no lead in water at Head Start sites
KTVZ Bend / Posted 29 days ago
3 T's Revised Technical Guidance to ensure that samples for lead are collected properly and from the right places. Use an Oregon Health Authority-accredited drinking water laboratory to analyze samples for lead. 2. Stop Access: Prevent access to... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Lead tests in Portland, Salem schools may be skewedof their taps this summer. Lead test results released by the schools could be
Lead tests in Portland, Salem schools may be skewed
NorthWest Cable News / Posted a month ago
of their taps this summer. Lead test results released by the schools could be even higher with this testing protocol. The Oregon Health Authority told districts to follow the procedures detailed in the EPA’s 104-page guidance document titled “3Ts... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Lead tests in Portland, Salem schools may be skewedof their taps this summer. Lead test results released by the schools could be
Lead tests in Portland, Salem schools may be skewed
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted a month ago
of their taps this summer. Lead test results released by the schools could be even higher with this testing protocol. The Oregon Health Authority told districts to follow the procedures detailed in the EPA’s 104-page guidance document titled “3Ts... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Advisory issued at Lincoln County beach due to high bacteria levelsThe Oregon Health Authority has issued a public health advisory for high levels
Advisory issued at Lincoln County beach due to high bacteria levels
OregonLive.com / Posted 1 months ago
The Oregon Health Authority has issued a public health advisory for high levels of fecal bacteria in the water at a Lincoln County beach. Higher than normal levels of the bacteria were found in water samples at D River Beach, spokesman Tony Andersen... Read more
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