The first outbreak of measles in Illinois this year came Tuesday in suburban Cook County, as an individual confirmed only to be above the age of 18 was diagnosed.
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The woman who’s been the interim administrator in the Knox County Health Department for the last several months has been given the job permanently.
For many, there may still be more questions than answers about the Affordable Care Act, even if you did sign up last year for health insurance under the plan.
As the second round of insurance enrollment starts for the Affordable Care Act, the Knox County Health Department prepares not just to continue to help sign people up, but also to help people understand their benefits.
An almost $200,000 grant awarded to the Knox County Health Department is bringing about some big changes.
When the weather turns warm and the days get longer, people tend to spend more time outside.
Back in 2012 the Knox County Health Department applied for a grant through the Health Resources and Services Administrations.
The American Red Cross and the Carl Sandburg College School of Dental Hygiene was very busy Friday, all in the name of dentistry.
Erin Olson from the Knox County Health Department talked with us about Adult Dental Day.
The Knox County Health Department is hosted a free adult dental day at the Carl Sandburg College Annex in downtown Galesburg. This is an event where patients do not have to identify themselves or pay for dental care. Erin Olson is the Public Information Officer for the Knox County Health Department. She joined us to talk about this event on the WGIL Morning News.
At Monday Night’s City Council meeting aldermen will consider the approval of a Complete Streets design for Fremont Street.