Wednesday, November 22, 2017
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County conducts point-in-time homeless count and survey

County conducts point-in-time homeless count and survey

Hitting the streets in groups of three or four, Robert Gonzalez and his team were among 550 volunteers physically counting people living in unsheltered areas of Riverside County on Tuesday. 
Monday, January 30, 2017/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1974)/Comments (0)/
Riverside County urges  residents to prepare for coming storms

Riverside County urges residents to prepare for coming storms

RIVERSIDE – With storm systems expected to soak the area through early Tuesday, residents and businesses in flood-prone areas are urged to prepare for possible flooding and to drive with caution on wet, slick roads. The heaviest rain, with snow in some areas, is predicted today (1/19), tomorrow afternoon (1/20), and Sunday night into Monday, with chances for thunderstorms throughout.

Thursday, January 19, 2017/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (3698)/Comments (0)/
Public Health official  confirms first influenza-related death in Riverside County for current flu season

Public Health official confirms first influenza-related death in Riverside County for current flu season

Health officials say a 12–year-old child who died after being hospitalized is Riverside County’s first flu-related death for the current influenza season.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1769)/Comments (0)/
County environmental  health officials offer reminder after two rodents test positive for hantavirus

County environmental health officials offer reminder after two rodents test positive for hantavirus

Two out of 11 rodents collected in late December from the San Timoteo Canyon at the Norton Younglove Preserve near the city of Beaumont have tested positive for hantavirus.  The California Department of Public Health confirmed the mice that Riverside County Environmental Health officials submitted have tested positive for the virus. Over the past decade, approximately 10 percent of the rodents collected in Riverside County have tested positive for hantavirus.  This is fairly consistent with the average for California. 
Tuesday, January 17, 2017/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1778)/Comments (0)/
Satellite Location, Parking Information for Benoit Memorial Service

Satellite Location, Parking Information for Benoit Memorial Service

LA QUINTA – Due to limited parking and seating capacity at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, public parking and a satellite location to view Tuesday’s funeral service for Supervisor John J. Benoit will be set up at Southwest Church in Indian Wells.

Friday, January 6, 2017/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (6023)/Comments (0)/

Ebola News

Facts and other information about the potentially fatal Ebola virus are available on a new web page from Riverside County health officials.