News Flash

Posted on: November 30, 2020

Press Release: Changes to purchasing Birth and Death Certificates January 1, 2021

Important changes regarding how the public accesses birth and death certificates, become effective January 1, 2021.

The Vital Records Modernization Act, passed and signed into law in 2019, changes the types of records available to the public and who can ac...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Press Release: Public Health modifying COVID-19 response due to surge in cases

In the past month, COVID-19 case numbers in Cowlitz County have increased substantially. Over the weekend, Cowlitz County announced 86 new lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19.

The dramatic surge in cases has strained Cowlitz County Health & Human Service&a...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 17, 2020

New COVID-19 Restrictions

NEWS RELEASE

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 17, 2020

 

Statewide restrictions announced for four weeks in response to rising number of COVID-19 cases

 

On November 15, 2020, Governor Jay Inslee announced a four-week statewi...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 16, 2020

The Veterans Service Center and VFW Service Office Post 1035 are both closed due to the COVID-19 Pan

The Veterans Service Center and VFW Service Office Post 1035 are both closed due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

The Veterans Service Center and VFW Service Office Post 1035 are both closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Through applications for assistan...

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Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 6, 2020

Press Release: PHSJ Receives Grant from HHS for Emergency Triage & Treatment Tent System

PeaceHealth St. John receives grant from Cowlitz County HHS to purchase emergency triage and treatment tent system

In order to be better equipped to respond to a medical surge in the event of an emergency or disaster, PeaceHealth St. John purchased an emer...

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Health & Human Services