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Article Title Publication Name Date Published Category State
Health Officials: Whooping cough cases on rise in Windsor schools; 8 kids diagnosed in last month ABC News Oct 3, 2014 Infectious Disease/Immunizations CO
Colorado resident fights plague, likely source in Adams County The Denver Post Jul 9, 2014 Infectious Disease/Immunizations CO
Measles Case Reported in Colorado NECN Jun 7, 2013 Infectious Disease/Immunizations CO
Child-vaccine bill becomes less universal Denver Business Journal Mar 20, 2013 Infectious Disease/Immunizations CO
Peaks of the Past Wet Mountain Tribune Aug 2, 2012 NACCHO in the News CO
Weld County Recognized for Public Health Emergency Preparedness Greeley Tribune Aug 1, 2012 NACCHO in the News CO
Health Officials Probe Possible Food Poisoning At Rescue Mission TheDenverChannel.com Jul 23, 2012 Environmental Health,Food Safety CO
San Juan Basin Health Department Is Honored As “Public Health Ready” The Pagosa Springs Journal Jul 21, 2012 NACCHO in the News CO
Denver defends new restaurant inspection scheme Food Safety News Mar 22, 2012 Environmental Health,Food Safety CO
Aurora grocers get grants from city to expand fresh food selections Aurora Sentinel Mar 19, 2012 Environmental Health,Food Safety CO
Grand County Public Health Earns Emergency Preparedness Recognition Sky-Hi News Feb 21, 2012 NACCHO in the News CO
FDA Seeks millions for Food Safety in Wake of Colorado Listeria Outbreak Denver Post Feb 13, 2012 Food Safety CO
County Looking at $120M Budget for 2012 Glenwood Springs Post Independent Sep 30, 2011 Budget Cuts CO
Hefty Fees Could Help Health Department Restore Services The Gazette Sep 20, 2011 Budget Cuts CO
Group wants licensing of tobacco sellers Pueblo Chieftain Sep 16, 2011 Chronic Disease CO
County Sees LEAP Cuts Delta County Independent Sep 14, 2011 Budget Cuts CO
Larimer County Health Department Earns National Recognition Northern Colorado Business Report Aug 24, 2011 NACCHO in the News CO
Larimer County Department of Health and Environment Earns National Recognition Northern Colorado 5 Aug 23, 2011 NACCHO in the News CO
West Nile Not Evident in Local Mosquitos The Pueblo Chieftain Aug 17, 2011 Budget Cuts CO
In Colorado, Critics Decry Melt-in-Your-Mouth Tobacco New West Aug 16, 2011 Chronic Disease CO
Dissolvable Tobacco New to Colorado, but Old Questions Arise The Gazette Aug 14, 2011 Chronic Disease CO
Ouray County Public Health Agency Earns Public Health Emergency Preparedness Recognition The News of Ouray County Aug 7, 2011 NACCHO in the News CO
Health Department Awarded For Emergency Preparedness The Coloradoan Aug 6, 2011 NACCHO in the News CO
Custer Public Health Agency Receives National Recognition Wet Mountain Tribune Aug 4, 2011 NACCHO in the News CO
Immunizations required before children start school Home Trilakes News News Jul 28, 2011 Infectious Disease/Immunizations CO
Gardens Sprout Where Eyesores Once Dominated The Pueblo Chieftain May 31, 2011 Good News CO
Protection Going Down as Mosquito Season Starts 9 News May 31, 2011 Budget Cuts CO
West Nile Disease Cases Dropping, Jeffco to Stop Spraying for Mosquitoes FOX 31 May 13, 2011 Budget Cuts CO
Larimer County Program Focused on Making Better Mothers Loveland Connection May 7, 2011 Good News CO
Calculating Risk: What Factors into a Healthy Community Longmont Times-Call Apr 26, 2011 County Health Rankings CO
Jacksonites Swill With Best of Them Durango Telegraph Apr 21, 2011 County Health Rankings CO
Health Rankings Put County 53rd Among State’s Counties The Trinidad Times Independent Apr 12, 2011 County Health Rankings CO
Summit County Healthy, But Uninsured Summit Daily Apr 6, 2011 County Health Rankings CO
Good luck finding a doctor Cortez Journal Apr 5, 2011 County Health Rankings CO
Moffat County Ranked 44th Among Healthiest Counties in Colorado Craig Daily Press Apr 1, 2011 County Health Rankings CO
Adams, Arapahoe Counties Get Mid-Range Marks in Health Survey Aurora Sentinel Mar 31, 2011 County Health Rankings CO
Study: Eagle County Residents Live Long, Healthy Lives Vail Daily Mar 31, 2011 County Health Rankings CO
Northern Colorado Among State’s Healthiest Counties Northern Colorado Business Report Mar 31, 2011 County Health Rankings CO
County 40th in Health for State The Fort Morgan Times Mar 31, 2011 County Health Rankings CO
Study: Douglas County Healthiest in Colorado; Huerfano Ranks Last The Denver Post Mar 31, 2011 County Health Rankings CO
Report Ranks Health of Nation, Colorado Needs Improvement 9 News (NBC) Mar 30, 2011 County Health Rankings CO
Report: Mesa County Middle of Pack for Public Health 11 News Mar 30, 2011 County Health Rankings CO
Routt Named 9th Most Fit County in State Steamboat Today Mar 30, 2011 County Health Rankings CO
El Paso County Scores In Middle Of State Health Rankings KKTV (CBS) Mar 29, 2011 County Health Rankings CO
“Fit” City, Maybe, But Healthy Maybe Not The Gazette Mar 29, 2011 County Health Rankings CO
Garfield County Guide Aims to Address Obesity Problem Glenwood Springs Post Independent Mar 27, 2011 Good News CO
Mobile Services Making Rural Poverty a Little More Bearable The Gazette Mar 26, 2011 General Interest CO
Bad News Rolls in for Health Department The Durango Herald Mar 26, 2011 Budget Cuts CO
Health Department Wants Smoking Banned in Public Places WFIE Channel 14 Mar 25, 2011 Good News CO
Public Assistance Demand Still Rising, as County Mulls Raising Tax Aspen Daily News Mar 8, 2011 Budget Cuts CO
Cough and runny nose You're not alone The Gazette Feb 16, 2011 Immunization CO
New Mom Celebrates a Tobacco-Free Year Delta County Independent Feb 2, 2011 Good News CO
Las Animas County Suicide Rate Above State Average The Trinidad Times Independent Feb 1, 2011 County Health Rankings CO
County Deemed ‘Public Health Ready’ Telluride Daily Planet Feb 1, 2011 NACCHO in the News CO
MENINGITIS, MENINGOCOCCAL - USA (02): (COLORADO), FATAL TheDenverChannel.com on 12/23/2010 as reported in ProMed on December 24, 2010 Dec 24, 2010 Immunization CO
Health Department Balances Budget on Reserves The Pueblo Chieftain Dec 21, 2010 Budget Cuts CO
Food-Safety Test with Almost Instant Results Nears Rollout by Colorado Company Denver Post Nov 14, 2010 General Interest CO
OPINION: Your ZIP Code and Your Life Expectancy Denver Post Nov 11, 2010 General Interest CO
Gouda Cheese Purchased at Costco Linked to E.coli Berthoud Recorder Nov 7, 2010 General Interest,NACCHO in the News CO
With One of Colorado's Leanest Budgets, County Health Dept. Preserves What It Can Colorado Springs Gazette Nov 7, 2010 Budget Cuts,NACCHO in the News CO
New Dioxin Rules Might Force More Cleanups Associated Press Oct 31, 2010 General Interest CO
New Health Building Wins ‘Green’ Award The Pueblo Chieftain Oct 23, 2010 Good News CO
The Story of Suicide The Scribe Oct 11, 2010 NACCHO in the News CO
County Making Plans for Next Budget The Trinidad Times Sep 17, 2010 Budget Cuts CO
County Coping with Layoffs, Reductions, Furloughs The Trinidad Times Sep 7, 2010 Budget Cuts CO
Spending Is Investment in Community, Chostner Says The Pueblo Chieftain Aug 30, 2010 Good News CO
Larimer County Department of Health and Environment Honored Loveland Connection Aug 26, 2010 Good News,NACCHO in the News CO
West Nile Virus Season Slow in Boulder County Boulder Daily Camera Aug 10, 2010 Budget Cuts CO
Pueblo Health Officials Get ‘Worst-Case’ Budget The Pueblo Chieftain Jul 29, 2010 Budget Cuts CO
Pitkin County Faces Budget Uncertainty The Aspen Times Jul 26, 2010 Budget Cuts CO
OPINION: Public Health Too Big a Priority to Be Cut The Coloradoan Jul 25, 2010 Budget Cuts CO
Lab Might Not Survive Budget Cuts The Coloradoan Jul 24, 2010 Budget Cuts CO
County Approves Employee Furloughs The Trinidad Times Jul 23, 2010 Budget Cuts CO
Organization Stresses Importance of Suicide Prevention Tri Lakes Tribune Jul 15, 2010 NACCHO in the News CO
Mesa County to Split Duties for Its Top Health Officials Grand Junction Daily Sentinel Jul 8, 2010 Budget Cuts CO
Durango Nurse Hired to Improve County Health Care The Durango Herald Jun 22, 2010 General Interest,Good News CO
Federal Budget Could Cut Local CDC Funding Northern Colorado Business Report Jun 4, 2010 Budget Cuts CO
Lifestyle Program in Place to Combat Teenage Obesity The Pueblo Chieftain May 30, 2010 General Interest CO
Health District, Director Wins Jabaily Honor The Coloradoan May 12, 2010 Good News CO
Plock, Health District Named Public Health Heroes Northern Colorado Business Report May 11, 2010 H1N1 CO
Health Department Shifts Hours, Programs to Improve Efficiency Grand Junction Daily Sentinel Mar 26, 2010 Budget Cuts CO
Woes Overshadow Health Dept. Budget The Pueblo Chieftain Mar 25, 2010 Budget Cuts CO
Colorado's Tri-County Health Gets $10.5M Stimulus Grant Denver Business Journal Mar 19, 2010 Good News CO
Furlough Days Announced for Montrose County Health and Human Services NBC 11 News Mar 12, 2010 Budget Cuts CO
Puebloans in Poor Health, Says Study The Pueblo Chieftan Mar 7, 2010 County Health Rankings CO
Health Survey Cites Puebloans' Bad Habits Princeton Union Eagle Feb 25, 2010 County Health Rankings CO
Maybe This Isn't Fit City after All Colorado Springs Gazette Feb 17, 2010 County Health Rankings CO
Boulder County Suspends Program for Substance Abusers Longmont Times-Call Jan 30, 2010 Budget Cuts CO
Reasons behind County Budget Cuts KJCT News 8 Dec 18, 2009 Budget Cuts CO
Council Honors Fallen Soldier: Then They Get Good Sales Tax News and Grill the Health Department The Pueblo Chieftain Nov 10, 2009 Budget Cuts CO
Mental Health Centers Struggle with More Need Northern Colorado Business Report Oct 9, 2009 Budget Cuts CO
City and County Torn over Funding for Pueblo Health Department KRDO13-TV Sep 23, 2009 Budget Cuts CO
Budget Cut Would Cripple Effort, Health Officials Say The Pueblo Chieftan Sep 22, 2009 Budget Cuts CO
Health Department Urges City, County to Find Funds The Pueblo Chieftain Sep 22, 2009 Budget Cuts CO
Child-care Subsidies Being Cut in Eagle County Vail Daily Sep 21, 2009 Budget Cuts CO
Proposed Cuts Would Slash Funding for Metro Area Clinics Aurora Sentinel Sep 17, 2009 Budget Cuts CO
County Budget Faces More Cuts Grand Junction Daily Sentinel Aug 21, 2009 Budget Cuts CO
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