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Posted on: September 18, 2021

Aumentan los contactos cercanos de los positivos conocidos

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Aumentan los contactos cercanos de los positivos conocidos

Salud Pública destaca la protección en capas para prevenir la propagación de COVID-19

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bordogna, ad...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

El estado publica una nueva guía para la prevención de COVID en las escuelas

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El estado publica una nueva guía para la prevención de COVID en las escuelas

Los casos pediátricos aumentaron cuando la escuela volvió a comenzar, CDPHE se alinea con los Cent...

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Posted on: September 9, 2021

Brote de virus respiratorio sincitial

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Brote de virus respiratorio sincitial

Ocho casos confirmados por laboratorio entre bebés y niños pequeños dan como resultado medidas de precaución en el centro de cuidado infa...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

El requisito de máscara en espacios públicos interiores protege la educación y la economía

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El requisito de máscara en espacios públicos interiores protege la educación y la economía

La educación en persona y el mantenimiento de las empresas abiertas son l...

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

La salud pública implementa el requisito de mascarilla en espacios públicos interiores

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La salud pública implementa el requisito de mascarilla en espacios públicos interiores

Medidas de precaución implementadas para frenar el aumento observado en las tasas de incidencia, po...

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Posted on: August 31, 2021

El condado de San Miguel lamenta la pérdida de dos residentes

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El condado de San Miguel lamenta la pérdida de dos residentes

Las tasas de incidencia, hospitalización y muerte de COVID aumentan a medida que el condado analiza la prevención

Contacto co...

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Posted on: August 26, 2021

La salud pública del condado de San Miguel continúa analizando la prevalencia de COVID

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La salud pública del condado de San Miguel continúa analizando la prevalencia de COVID

Restricciones pendientes de tendencias de casos, tasas de incidencia y positividad

Contacto con los medios: Mik...

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Posted on: August 23, 2021

La FDA aprueba la vacuna Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19

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La FDA aprueba la vacuna Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19

Salud Pública del Condado de San Miguel continuará con las clínicas de vacunas

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bordogna, administrador del ...

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Posted on: August 19, 2021

La variante delta causa un pico severo en los datos de aguas residuales y la tasa de positividad

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La variante delta causa un pico severo en los datos de aguas residuales y la tasa de positividad

Se recomiendan encarecidamente medidas preventivas proactivas para todos

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bordogna, administra...

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Posted on: August 16, 2021

La FDA autoriza dosis adicionales de vacuna para determinadas personas inmunodeprimidas

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Registro abierto para la tercera dosis de vacuna COVID-19 para personas inmunodeprimidas

Enlaces de salud pública en vivo para dosis de vacuna adicional después de la autorización de la ...

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Posted on: August 14, 2021

La FDA autoriza dosis adicionales de vacuna para determinadas personas inmunodeprimidas

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La FDA autoriza dosis adicionales de vacuna para determinadas personas inmunodeprimidas

Salud pública ofrecerá clínicas la próxima semana

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bordogna...

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Posted on: August 12, 2021

Las pruebas siguen siendo bajas, es clave para detener la propagación de COVID

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Las pruebas siguen siendo bajas, es clave para detener la propagación de COVID

La variante delta domina el condado, lo que resulta en una rápida propagación del virus en todo

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Posted on: August 2, 2021

Lactancia materna: una responsabilidad compartida

Lactancia materna: una responsabilidad compartida

(2 de agosto de 2021) - Condado de San Miguel, CO --- Del 1 al 7 de agosto es la Semana Mundial de la Lactancia Materna (WBW), que a menudo se celebra como el Mes Mundial de la Lactancia Materna en nuestro ...

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Posted on: July 29, 2021

Nueva guía de los CDC a medida que aumentan los casos de variantes de Delta en todo el país

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Los casos de COVID en todo el mundo superan los 200 millones confirmados, la Organización Mundial de la Salud avanza para modificar los esfuerzos de distribución de vacunas

A medida que aumenta el COVID debido a l...

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

COVID-19 se propaga rápidamente, cada vez más llamado a tomar medidas cautelares

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COVID-19 se propaga rápidamente, cada vez más llamado a tomar medidas cautelares

La variante delta y la absorción más lenta de la vacuna conducen a las tasas más altas de positivid...

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Los mosquitos de Colorado dan positivo en la prueba del Nilo occidental

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Los mosquitos de Colorado dan positivo en la prueba del Nilo occidental

Los mosquitos del condado de Weld indican que el virus está presente y circulando por todo el estado

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bordogna, administrado...

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Posted on: July 8, 2021

El condado de San Miguel ocupa el sexto lugar en el ranking de comunidades más saludables 2021

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El condado de San Miguel ocupa el sexto lugar en el ranking de comunidades más saludables 2021

U.S. News and World Report califica a los condados según 10 categorías que impulsan la salud comunitaria

Con...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

Un gato doméstico en el condado de San Miguel da positivo por la peste

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Un gato doméstico en el condado de San Miguel da positivo por la peste

Casos comunes en verano entre animales domésticos y salvajes, casos raros de transmisión a humanos

Contacto con los medios: Mike Bor...

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Posted on: July 1, 2021

Las máscaras siguen siendo una herramienta útil para prevenir la transmisión de COVID-19

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Las máscaras siguen siendo una herramienta útil para prevenir la transmisión de COVID-19

Inmunodeprimidos, parcialmente o no vacunados, y otros seguirán encontrando útiles las masc...

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Posted on: September 15, 2021

Senator Bennet Requests Input on Draft Legislation

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After two decades of local discussion and collaboration on the Dolores River and at the request of Dolores and San Miguel Counties in Southwest Colorado, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet is releasing draft legislation to designate a National Conservat...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

The Telluride Valley Floor/Boomerang Road Trail Will be Re-Routed This Week

Map of the Boomerang Road trail re-route Sept. 2021

The Telluride Valley Floor/Boomerang Rd. Trail reroute will likely go into effect Wednesday, September 15th, but could be a day or two later.  This trail reroute will last approximately one week. The historic rail-grade will be closed from Boomer...

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Posted on: September 9, 2021

The Galloping Goose returns to Ridgway for the winter

Galloping Goose railcar near the San Miguel County Courthouse

The Galloping Goose returns to Ridgway for the winter this Thursday, September 9th at 10:30 a.m. It'll return back home just before Memorial Day 2022.

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Lengthy closures set for US 550 Red Mt. Pass

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Lengthy closures set for US 550 Red Mt. Pass

Power line reconstruction work will require morning and afternoon road closures  

SOUTHWEST COLORADO — Travelers will encounter lengthy road closures on US Highway 550 Red Mountain Pass between ...

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Posted on: August 30, 2021

September is National Food Safety Education Month!

Food safety

According to the FDA, "The Federal government estimates that there are about 48 million cases of foodborne illness annually – that’s about 1 in 6 Americans each year. Each year, these illnesses result in an estimated 128,000 hospi...

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Posted on: August 13, 2021

GMUG Announces the Availability of Proposed Forest Plan

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GMUG Announces the Availability of Proposed Forest Plan

The public has 90-days to review and comment on the proposed forest plan.

The forest plan guides all management decisions and activities on the forests.

Delta, Colorado, Aug. 12, 2021 — Forest ...

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

New Local Dialing Procedure for San Miguel County Customers in the 970 Area Code

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New Local Dialing Procedure for San Miguel County Customers in the 970 Area Code

10-Digit Local Dialing in Permissive Stage Through October 24

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.gov 

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Posted on: August 13, 2021

USDA Seeks Applications for Rural Energy for America Program

Agricultural producers and rural small businesses are eligible applicants for loan guarantees and grants for renewable energy systems and to make energy efficiency improvements. Learn more about this opportunity.

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Posted on: August 13, 2021

Colorado's Wolf Reintroduction Plan

The site below provides information on public engagement for the Colorado Parks and Wildlife's Gray Wolf Restoration and Management Plan process. Please check back often for updates on the process and upcoming opportunities for public comment. Vi...

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Posted on: August 13, 2021

San Miguel County Announces Completion of the 2020 Meat Processing Facility Feasibility Study

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San Miguel County and The Telluride Foundation announce the completion of the 2020 Meat Processing Facility Feasibility Study and study availability

Telluride, Colorado (December 30, 2020)

Earlier this year, San Miguel County, in partnership with the Tellur...

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Posted on: September 18, 2021

Close Contacts of Known Positives Increase

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Close Contacts of Known Positives Increase

Public Health highlights layered protection to prevent COVID-19 spread

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govLindsey Mills, Public Information C...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

State Releases New Guidance for COVID Prevention in Schools

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State Releases New Guidance for COVID Prevention in Schools

Pediatric cases increased when school went back in session, CDPHE aligns with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3...

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Posted on: September 9, 2021

Respiratory Syncytial Virus Outbreak

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Respiratory Syncytial Virus Outbreak

Eight laboratory confirmed cases amongst infants and toddlers results in precautionary measures at local childcare facility

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguel...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Mask Requirement in Public Indoor Spaces Protects Education and Economy

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Mask Requirement in Public Indoor Spaces Protects Education and Economy

In-person education and keeping businesses open are the greatest goals in wearing masks

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelc...

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

Public Health Implements Mask Requirement in Public Indoor Spaces

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Public Health Implements Mask Requirement in Public Indoor Spaces

Precautionary measures implemented to curb observed increase in COVID incidence, positivity, and hospitalization rates

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.7...

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Posted on: August 31, 2021

San Miguel County Mourns the Loss of Two Residents

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San Miguel County Mourns the Loss of Two Residents

COVID incidence, hospitalization and death rates increase as county discusses prevention

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govLindsey M...

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Posted on: August 26, 2021

San Miguel County Public Health Continues to Analyze COVID Prevalence

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San Miguel County Public Health Continues to Analyze COVID Prevalence

Restrictions pending case trends, positivity, and incidence rates

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govLindsey Mills...

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Posted on: August 23, 2021

FDA Approves Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine

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FDA Approves Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine

San Miguel County Public Health to continue vaccine clinics

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govLindsey Mills, Public Information Consultan...

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Posted on: August 19, 2021

Delta Variant Causes Severe Spike in Wastewater Data and Positivity Rate

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Delta Variant Causes Severe Spike in Wastewater Data and Positivity Rate

Proactive preventative measures strongly recommended for all

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govLindsey Mills, ...

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Posted on: August 16, 2021

Registration Open for Third COVID-19 Vaccine Dose for Immunocompromised Individuals

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Registration Open for Third COVID-19 Vaccine Dose for Immunocompromised Individuals

Public Health links live for additional vaccine dose after FDA authorization

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguel...

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Posted on: August 14, 2021

FDA Authorizes Additional Vaccine Dose for Certain Immunocompromised Individuals

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FDA Authorizes Additional Vaccine Dose for Certain Immunocompromised Individuals

Public Health to Offer Clinics Next Week 

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.gov

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Posted on: August 12, 2021

Testing Remains Low, Is Key to Stopping the Spread of COVID

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Testing Remains Low, Is Key To Stopping the Spread of COVID

Delta variant dominates the county resulting in rapid spread of the virus throughout

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govLind...

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

COVID Cases Worldwide Surpass 200 Million Confirmed, World Health Organization Moves to Modify Vacci

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COVID Cases Worldwide Surpass 200 Million Confirmed, World Health Organization Moves to Modify Vaccine Distribution Efforts

As COVID surges due to Delta variant, responsibilities fall on vaccinated and unvaccinated people alike

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Posted on: August 2, 2021

Breastfeeding: A Shared Responsibility

Breastfeeding: A Shared Responsibility

(August 2, 2021) – San Miguel County, CO --- August 1-7 is World Breastfeeding Week (WBW), often celebrated as World Breastfeeding Month in our neck of the woods. WBW is an annual celebration of breastfeedin...

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Posted on: July 29, 2021

New CDC guidance as Delta variant cases increase nationwide

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New CDC guidance as Delta variant cases increase nationwide

Masks now recommended indoors when in areas of substantial or high transmission

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govLindsey M...

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

COVID-19 Spreads Rapidly, Increasing Call for Precautionary Measures

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COVID-19 Spreads Rapidly, Increasing Call for Precautionary Measures

Delta variant and slowing vaccine uptake lead to highest positivity and hospitalization rates since winter

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, ...

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Colorado Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile

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Colorado Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile

Weld County mosquitoes indicate the virus is present and circulating throughout the state

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govLindsey Mil...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

Second Domestic Cat in San Miguel County Tests Positive for the Plague

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Second Domestic Cat in San Miguel County Tests Positive for the Plague

Flea and rodent prevention imperative to protecting domestic animals

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcountyco.govLindsey M...

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Posted on: July 8, 2021

San Miguel County Ranked 6th in Healthiest Communities Rankings 2021

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San Miguel County Ranked 6th in Healthiest Communities Rankings 2021

U.S. News and World Report scores counties based on 10 categories that drive community health

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmigu...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

Domestic Cat in San Miguel County Tests Positive for the Plague

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Domestic Cat in San Miguel County Tests Positive for the Plague

Cases common in summer amongst domestic and wild animals, rare cases of transmission to humans

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelco...

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Posted on: July 1, 2021

Masks Remain a Useful Tool in Preventing COVID-19 Transmission

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Masks Remain a Useful Tool in Preventing COVID-19 Transmission

Immunocompromised, partially or unvaccinated, and others will continue to find masks useful

Media Contact: Mike Bordogna, County Manager, 970.728.3844, mikeb@sanmiguelcounty...

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Posted on: August 16, 2021

Sheriff's Office: Talk With Your Teens

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 Sheriffs Office: Talk with your Teens

“Back to school can be a difficult transition”

 Contact:  Susan Lilly, Public Information Officer   

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