Jefferson County Health Department
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We are in the middle of influenza season, which started officially and quietly on Oct. 1. However, the New Year has brought a fair amount of influenza B to the county. Our public service announcements on the county radio station have encouraged vaccination, staying home while ill, and seekin… Read Article

Jefferson County Public Health Department
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As September was “Preparedness Month,” it’s a good time for the Jefferson County Health Department to remind how it can assist you and your family with preparing for unfortunate events. Read Article

Jefferson County Health Department
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It is mosquito season in Montana. Mosquito bites aren’t just annoying. Depending on the species, mosquitos can carry disease. One of those diseases of concern in Montana is West Nile virus (WNV). Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) recently announced the first two … Read Article

Hiking Jefferson County
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There is a piece of wisdom shared by every elk and mule deer between Boulder and Galena Gulch, where animal survival meets hiker’s sense: Every gulch that funnels water down to the Boulder River also cleaves passage up toward Doe Ridge. Read Article

Hiking Jefferson County
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Few people scout the ridgelines around Boulder looking for fire. But in the foothills of the Elkhorn Mountains, Rawhide Creek lures you up a sun-flecked draw past the outcrops of an ancient subterranean inferno. Read Article