Health Dept Blog

Cowlitz Health Spotlight

This is where we dive deeper into a variety of health topics and highlight services and activities we and other partner organizations are providing in the community. Have a blog idea? Let us know! 


May 18

Rule Changes Now In Effect For Washington State Food Establishments – Are You In The Know?

Posted on May 18, 2022 at 10:59 am by Stefanie Donahue

Whether you operate or work at a restaurant, grocery store, food truck, or catering business, chances are you’re getting familiar with revised health and safety rules for Washington state food establishments that recently went into effect.

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May 05

Preliminary Data Show Cowlitz County’s Death Rate Increased By 18% In 2021

Posted on May 5, 2022 at 8:44 am by Stefanie Donahue

COVID-19 appears to be the 3rd leading cause of death among all ages, and 1st leading cause of death among 35-49-year-olds, in 2021. 

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Dec 28

Try These Resolutions For The New Year

Posted on December 28, 2021 at 8:14 am by Stefanie Donahue

With the new year almost here, many are thinking about what is and isn’t working in their lives and are considering ways to make improvements.

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