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The Knox County Health Department is committed to
promoting healthy lifestyles, preventing illness and protecting the environment for our community.

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Local health officials continue to discuss preparations for Ebola

Oct. 16, 2014: With the news that a Dallas nurse with Ebola had traveled to Ohio this past weekend, local Knox County health officials met this mornin

Two families win freezers from farmers' market

Sept. 30, 2014: The mid-week farm market at the Knox County Health Department has come to a close, but not before a marked increase in attendance and

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Local health officials meet to discuss precautions for Ebola

Oct. 9, 2014; There has not been a confirmed case of Ebola in Ohio, but local health officials are making plans to be prepared if there is one. Wednes

Free presentation on ticks and Lyme disease

Tick experts from the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) and the Ohio State University (OSU) will be in Knox County Oct. 23 to present Ticked Off: What y

Operation Street Smart

Oct. 3, 2014: The Knox Substance Abuse Action Team (KSAAT) invites parents, teachers, social workers, community partners and anyone connected to child


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Phone: 740-392-2200 :: Fax: 740-392-9613

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11660 Upper Gilchrist Road
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050