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Essex County Public Health Department

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MORIAH – Several things can be done to address the growing opiate addiction problem in the area, those attending a forum at Moriah Central School were told. more

Jul 12, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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TICONDEROGA – Students at Ticonderoga Middle School are growing vegetables in planting beds outside the school. more

Jun 25, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The Essex County Heroin-Opiod Prevention Consortium (ECHO) will be heading into lockdown in order to help teach others about the dangers of these types of drugs. more

May 9, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun

SCHROON LAKE — The Schroon Lake Public Library has been awarded a $7,500 grant from the Adirondack Foundation to aid the library’s efforts in development an Early Education Childhood Center. more

May 6, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — A chief goal is targeting counties to increase the age to purchase tobacco products to 21 more

Apr 4, 2017 4:30 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN – Dr. Richard McKeever will move on after serving as the Essex County Public Health Department’s Medical Director for 23 years. more

Mar 18, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

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Essex County Heroin and Opioid Prevention Coalition says they’ve been successful in education outreach efforts more

Mar 14, 2017 10:15 AM The Sun

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WILLSBORO — A crowdfunding campaign has raised nearly $600 for the Willsboro resident who was forced to leave home following a severe rat infestation. more

Jan 12, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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WILLSBORO — Rats, hundreds of them. more

Jan 4, 2017 1:38 PM The Sun 7 Comments

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MORIAH – The proposed Mill Brook Park at Moriah Center could become a reality. more

Jan 2, 2017 7:00 AM The Sun

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WILLSBORO — The town has issued a state of emergency to safeguard residents against a rat-infested home. more

Dec 28, 2016 11:12 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN – The Essex County Board of Supervisors pose with members of the Essex County Public Health Department and county officials on Monday, Nov. 28 to commemorate Movember. more

Nov 29, 2016 3:00 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The Essex County tentative 2017 budget has been filed. The projected increase in the tax levy for the $98 million spending plan is 3.75 percent, or about $798,000 over 2016 levels. more

Nov 29, 2016 10:38 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — “Movember,” or “No Shave November,” is an annual event where men grow mustaches during the month of November to raise awareness of men’s health issues. more

Nov 28, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun

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Sarina Nicola, who is retiring from the Essex County Public Health Department, was honored by the Essex County Board of Supervisors Oct. 31 for her 15 years of service. more

Nov 20, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — County lawmakers are considering walking back efforts to merge the aging department into public health. more

Nov 8, 2016 12:15 PM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN – Using grants, the Essex County Public Health Department is moving toward becoming a nationally accredited agency. more

Nov 6, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN — More than 1 in 3 Americans, about 86 million, have pre-diabetes. more

Nov 5, 2016 10:00 AM The Sun

Essex County legislators plan to merge the Office for the Aging (OFA) with the Public Health Department to save $100,000. more

Nov 2, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

Essex County is coming under fire for their decision to merge two departments: more

Nov 2, 2016 6:00 AM Editorials

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Headquarters

Ph. (518) 873-6368
P.O. Box 338
14 Hand Avenue
Elizabethtown, New York 12932

Southern Office

Ph. (518) 585-9173
102 Montcalm Street
Suite 2
Ticonderoga, New York 12883

Northern Office

Ph. (518) 561-9680
178 Broad Street
Suite 10
Plattsburgh, New York 12901

Vermont Office

Ph. (802) 388-6397
16 Creek Road
Suite 5A
Middlebury, Vermont 05753


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