Tag Archive: Environmental Health Department

Mar 22 2015

Rabies Advisory

Over the past month, the Northeast Texas Public Health District (NET Health) has received an increased number of cases involving pet animal exposure to animals at high risk for rabies. The Texas Department of State Health Services advised NET Health that three (3) skunks submitted for analysis tested positive for rabies. Each of these three …

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Aug 09 2013

West Nile in Longview area

Longview Environmental Health officials are encouraging residents to exercise precaution following a report of the first positive case of West Nile in Longview in 2013. In response, the city will conduct mosquito spraying during early morning hours in the area surrounding the 300 block of Erskine Drive. In addition, city staff are distributing informational placards …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/west-nile-in-longview-area/