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COVID-19 & Ava: Community Guide to Changes, Cancellations, Restrictions

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyherald.com Editor’s note: The information below is the most complete and current guide we could create while working within our publishing schedule.  Between...

Disaster Assistance to Missouri Small Businesses Economically Impacted by the Coronavirus

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to Missouri small businesses suffering substantial economic...

BBB Warns Be Wary of Surgical Mask Scams

ST. LOUIS, Mar. 23 – As the United States tries to halt the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), scammers look to make money off...

FDA Alerts Consumers About Unauthorized Fraudulent COVID-19 Test Kits

Statement From Commissioner of Food and Drugs - Food and Drug Administration, Stephen M. Hahn M.D.; and Associate Commissioner for Regulatory Affairs - Office...

FEMA Coronavirus Rumor Control

FEMA has now created a public access site for the verification of facts on the coronavirus.  The website also references information about the spread...

COVID-19 Response

On March 18th, representatives from local first responders met with Valerie Reese of the Douglas County Health Department to address the county-level response to...

Douglas County Community Foundation Offers Up To $10K for Local Health-Related Projects

Have a health-related project in mind for Douglas County, but need some funding to get off the ground?  The Douglas County Community Foundation (DCCF) is...

COVID-19 Statement from Douglas County Health Department

Douglas County, Mo. - Around Missouri communities are working to slow the spread of the new coronavirus, COVID-19. Some are canceling events and closing...

EPA Releases List of Disinfectants to Use Against COVID-19

On Thursday, Mar. 5, the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a list of EPA-registered disinfectant products that have qualified for use against...

Douglas County Health Department

March 2020 Regular Office Hours: Mon. - Thurs. 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Thurs 12 Monthly Diabetes Support 10:00-11:00 AM Thurs 12 WIC 7:30 AM -...
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