Tag Archives: illness

County officials warn residents to take steps to prevent West Nile virus

Weld County, CO – Health officials continue to monitor mosquito traps for the presence of West Nile virus. “So far, our overall mosquito presence is low” says Dr. Mark Wallace, Executive Director for the Weld County Health Department “and we … Continue reading

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Windsor Lake closed after complaints of illness

The Town of Windsor on Monday closed Windsor Lake until further notice after swimmers there reported becoming ill. Melissa Chew, director of Parks, Recreation and Culture for the Town of Windsor said samples taken from the lake outside the beach … Continue reading

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Jessie Jerke’s story to be featured on Mystery Diagnosis

by Peter Grady –   A local family will have their daughter’s plight with an unnamed illness that eventually took her life featured on Mystery Diagnosis, Monday evening, July 16.   In 2009, Jessie Jerke became dizzy following a root … Continue reading

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Deadly Heat

By:  Mike Bauman As summer temperatures soar, it’s important to keep an eye out for signs of heat-related injury or illness.  Simply put, heat injuries occur when the body’s normal temperature control system is overloaded.  This can occur due to … Continue reading

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When that Cold Nose isn’t cold.

Does a “Dry Nose” mean an illness in your dog? Observing your dog’s nose on a regular basis will tell you if a dry nose normal for your dog or something to be concerned about. Many folks think a dry … Continue reading

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Dog Days of Summer

By Rish Burkholder Most dog owners enjoy taking their dog along to run errands with them in the car. The dogs love it. There is nothing like hanging your head out the window in a moving car and letting the … Continue reading

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Frontier House celebrates 20 years of success

by Jack Minor, for The Greeley Gazette Last week Greeley’s Frontier House celebrated its 20th anniversary and an impressive list of accomplishments. Frontier House is based on the clubhouse model of psychosocial rehabilitation. This model was first used in New … Continue reading

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