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COVID-19 media briefing set for 2:30 p.m. Tuesday

The Department of Health and Welfare (DHW) will hold a media briefing about COVID-19 in Idaho at 2:30 p.m. (MT) Tuesday, Jan. 18, via Webex.

COVID-19 media briefing set for 2:30 p.m. Tuesday

The Department of Health and Welfare (DHW) will hold a media briefing about COVID-19 in Idaho at 2:30 p.m. (MT) Tuesday, Jan. 11, via Webex.

Gooding County man is Idaho's first influenza-related death of the season

A Gooding County man older than 65 years of age has been reported as the first influenza-related death of the 2021-22 season.

Idaho deactivates crisis standards of care in northern Idaho, continues to monitor Omicron

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare (DHW) has deactivated Crisis Standards of Care (CSC) in the Panhandle Health District in accordance with IDAPA

Free training on radon gas in Idaho helps homeowners, builders, and others build safer homes

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare (DHW) Indoor Environment Program is offering six free radon training courses starting in December for homeowners, home builders, real estate agents, inspectors, and others involved in the construction of new homes.

COVID-19 media briefing set for 2:30 p.m. Tuesday

The Department of Health and Welfare (DHW) will hold a media briefing about COVID-19 in Idaho at 2:30 p.m. (MDT) Tuesday, Dec. 14, via Webex.

COVID-19 media briefing set for 2:30 p.m. Tuesday

The Department of Health and Welfare (DHW) will hold a media briefing about COVID-19 in Idaho at 2:30 p.m. (MT) Tuesday, Nov. 30, via Webex.

DHW, Fish and Game officials urge caution after chronic wasting disease found in Idaho deer

The Idaho Department of Fish and Game (IDFG) announced the first detection of chronic wasting disease (CWD) in mule deer in Idaho on Nov. 17.

Idaho deactivates crisis standards of care except for north Idaho; briefing at 1 p.m. today

With the exception of north Idaho, the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare (DHW) has deactivated Crisis Standards of Care (CSC) in accordance with IDAP

All vaccinated adults in Idaho are now eligible for a booster dose of COVID-19 vaccine

In light of today’s CDC recommendation, the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare (DHW) is encouraging all Idaho adults age 50 years and older who received the second dose of the Pfizer-BioNtech or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at least six months earlier, as well as adults ag