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no responses. June 20, 2018 Janet Michael

Rabies Warning: Bat Sighted in Pass Mountain Hut


Rabies Warning: Bat Sighted in Pass Mountain Hut

The Lord Fairfax Health District is notifying any hikers who spent the night of Thursday, June 7 through Friday, June 8, 2018 in the Pass Mountain […]

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street closures

no responses. May 3, 2018 Josh Henry

Shenandoah Apple Blossom Continues Through Heat Warning


Shenandoah Apple Blossom Continues Through Heat Warning

Several events are being held today as the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival continues. In the morning, there’s the Westminster-Canterbury Breakfast Walk from 8 to 9 a.m., […]

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no responses. April 11, 2018 Josh Henry

Fairfax Health District Combats Overdoses With Free Naloxone


Fairfax Health District Combats Overdoses With Free Naloxone

After 40 regional deaths last year in the Shenandoah Valley, and a public health advisory from the U.S. Surgeon General, the Lord Fairfax Health District made […]

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no responses. October 26, 2017 Janet Michael

Dispose of Unused Prescription Drugs at National Drug Take-Back Day, October 28


Dispose of Unused Prescription Drugs at National Drug Take-Back Day, October 28

Local law enforcement agencies will hold no-questions-asked prescription drug disposal events at multiple locations Saturday, October 28 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Pills and patches […]

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rabid cat

no responses. October 9, 2017 Janet Michael

Lord Fairfax Health District Encourages Vaccination to Avoid the Flu


Lord Fairfax Health District Encourages Vaccination to Avoid the Flu

Shorter days, leaves changing color and sweater weather are all signs that fall is here! Can flu season be far behind? While we can’t stop the […]

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rabid cat

no responses. September 20, 2017 Janet Michael

Animal Rabies Case Confirmed In Frederick County


Animal Rabies Case Confirmed In Frederick County

The Frederick/Winchester Health Department has confirmed rabies in a black and white stray cat that has bitten two residents in the Mountain Falls Park Subdivision (Wild […]

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no responses. September 13, 2017 Janet Michael

Lord Fairfax Health District Offers Tips for Taking Care of Septic Systems


Lord Fairfax Health District Offers Tips for Taking Care of Septic Systems

One in four households in the U.S. has a septic system. It’s not something we think about – until something goes wrong. Everyday habits and regular […]

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