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Posted on: July 30, 2021

Tri-County Health Department recommends wearing a mask until vaccinations increase and cases go down

COVID-19 update

Highly infectious Delta variant spreading quickly among unvaccinated 

With the highly spreadable Delta variant surging across the Metro Denver area and vaccination coverage increasing slowly, Tri-County Health Department endorses the new guidance ...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Tri-County Health Department does not and cannot arrest people

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Enforcement of public health orders is a process

On Sept. 1, TCHD issued a public health order requiring all individuals aged two and older to wear a mask inside all school and child care facilities in Adams, Arapahoe, and Douglas counties in order to prev...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Wild animals can be adorable but may also carry diseases

Animal Advisory, picture of three baby racoons in a tree

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Baby animals are irresistible, but they may be dangerous if they carry an animal-borne disease like rabies or have an aggressive, protective mother nearby. The best protection is to avoid contact all together. Teach children to stay away...

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Tri-County Health Department News
Posted on: August 30, 2021

TCHD rescinds option to opt-out of public health orders; passes universal school masking order

Kids in classroom wearing masks sitting at their desks.

The Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) Board of Health met today, Monday, Aug. 30 to discuss next steps regarding the school masking order that went into effect Aug. 23 and the subsequent opting-out of the order by Adams and Douglas counties. During the ...

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Posted on: August 31, 2021

Adams County Resident Hospitalized from West Nile Virus

Mosquito, Fight the Bite, West Nile Virus

On Monday, Aug. 30, Tri-County Health Department (TCHD) was notified that a Commerce City resident tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV). The individual experienced WNV fever, which generally includes a fever and other symptoms such as headac...

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