Posted on: January 18, 2018

Text to 9-1-1

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Lenawee County Upgrades Its Dispatch Center Adding Text To 9-1-1 Services

For Immediate Release

Lenawee County, 01/17/2018 – Lt. David Aungst 9-1-1 Director for the Lenawee County Sheriff’s Office Central Dispatch announced today that Te...

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

JANUARY IS RADON ACTION MONTH

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January 4, 2018

JANUARY IS RADON ACTION MONTH

(Adrian, MI) The Lenawee County Health Department recognizes January is National Radon Action Month.  The Lenawee County Health Department encourages any Lenawee County Resident who has never tested the...

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HEALTH DEPARTMENT County News
Posted on: January 19, 2018

Square One Pitch Contest

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Calling all entrepreneurs. Do you have a business idea? Check out this exciting opportunity with @Lenawee Now! www.squareoneidea.comDon't miss your opportunity to share your idea, receive feedback, and win $1,000. Applications are due February 1st! @Lenaw...

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www.squareoneidea.com County News
Posted on: January 15, 2017

Project Connect January 31st

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County News
Posted on: December 28, 2017

From the Administrator

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2017 County Achievements Include:

  1. Completed a Housing Needs Assessment and Target Market Analysis for most housing markets in Lenawee County.  This enables the communities to apply for grants and use the study to attract developers and in...
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Printable January Newsletter... County News
Posted on: December 27, 2017

Cold Weather - Livestock

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From the American Veterinary Medical Association on livestock safety: 

Companion animals aren't the only animals in need of protection during the winter months. Livestock, including horses, have their own unique considerations and needs when the w...

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Posted on: December 27, 2017

Cold Weather - Pet Safety

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The American Veterinary Medical Association does not recommend keeping any pet outside for long periods of time, but if you are unable to keep your dog inside during cold weather, provide him/her with a warm, solid shelter against wind. Make sure that the...

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Posted on: December 8, 2017

PRESS RELEASE

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Date: 12/7/17

NATURE:  WINTER DRIVING TIPS

AUTHORITY:  SHERIFF JACK WELSH

NARRATIVE:  SHERIFF WELSH OFFERS SAFE WINTER DRIVING TIPS

Adrian, MI.-With the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) citing traffic accidents as the lead...

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County News

Posted on: January 19, 2018

Healthy Weight Week

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YOUR healthy weight is specific to YOU.  

Fad diets won't make you feel good long-term but a healthy, active lifestyle will.  A healthy weight begins with how you feel inside.

Pick a few healthy habits and stay positive!

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Health Department
Posted on: January 13, 2018

Handwashing

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Did you know that effective handwashing could have changed history?

Clean hands prevent the spread of diseases.  Think of everything you touch during the day at work, at the gym or at the grocery store.

Be sure to scrub for 20 seconds with soap and...

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Health Department
Posted on: January 17, 2018

Radon Test Kits

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REMINDER:  

Radon test kits are FREE through the month of January at the Lenawee County Health Department!

Health Department
Posted on: January 15, 2018

It's Cervical Cancer Awareness Month!

Did you know that the HPV vaccine has been tested in thousands of people around the world and is proven to have no serious health effects?

Lower YOUR risk of getting HPV (human papillomavirus) - the most common sexually transmitted disease.  Find ...

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

Safe Sleep for Infants

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Know the rules of safe sleep for your infant!  Watch this short video for a good example of how to keep your baby safe at night.

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Posted on: January 8, 2018

Folic Acid Awareness Week

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It's Folic Acid Awareness Week!  

If you are planning to become pregnant, or are pregnant, be sure to get pre-natal care to ensure your folic acid intake is sufficient!  What is folic acid?

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Posted on: January 7, 2018

It's Cervical Cancer Awareness Month!

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Cervical cancer, and many other types of cancer, can be effectively prevented by the HPV vaccine. It is recommended for girls AND boys ages 11-26. 

For more information visit:

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Posted on: January 7, 2018

What is Radon?

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Radon is an invisible, radioactive gas created from NATURAL deposits of uranium in the ground. 

Radon gas can be drawn into a building and build-up to levels that can cause a health concern. 

Finding high levels of radon in the home has no...

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