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Mono Health Department offers updates

Mono County Health Department press release It has been an interesting summer so far in Mono County. Here is a quick rundown, with links to more information: Hantavirus: This week a summer resident of Mono County was hospitalized in serious condition with a laboratory confirmed infection caused by the Sin Nombre virus (SNV). Infection results […]

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Surge of whooping cough cases in Mono

Whooping Cough Has Returned to Mammoth – from Inyo-Mono Public Health Officer Dr. Rick Johnson During the last 5 weeks, the Mono County Health Department has received reports of 9 laboratory confirmed cases of whooping cough (pertussis). All are residents of Mammoth Lakes, and most are infants and children under 2 years of age. All […]

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Operation Red Snow and the National Guard come to Mammoth Lakes

The U.S. Army National Guard planned to come to town in Mammoth Lakes on Wednesday for a multiple agency exercise they’re calling Operation Red Snow.  According to Mammoth Police, this operation will help many agencies work together in case of “terrorism or weapons of mass destruction.”  The National Guard 9th Civil Support Team will show […]

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