McHenry County Department of Health
McHenry's Fox Hole pizzeria has its food permit and state tax certification pulled weeks after closing its doors.
So far in 2023, the county has seen 11 pertussis cases through the end of November.
The event will include electronics recycling, document shredding and collection of Styrofoam, textiles, light bulbs and batteries.
Those with insurance aren't eligible but should contact their pharmacy or doctor, officials advised.
Advocates argue the measure will help save lives.
The fall season has generally seen an uptick in cases during the pandemic. That's true this year so far, but to a lesser extent.
Six students at Huntley High School have been sickened by E. coli, according to school officials. The outbreak's origin has not yet been identified.
Carol Waggoner, a public nurse at the McHenry County Department of Health, was recognized and celebrated by the McHenry County Board of Health at its July 17 meeting for her dedication to the community.
Three bats have been tested positive for rabies in McHenry County so far this year.
A blue jay tested positive for West Nile virus by the McHenry County Department of Health last week.
Officials hope additional security cameras covering more areas of a Fox River Grove motel will reduce the number of drug-related overdose deaths reported there, McHenry County State’s Attorney Patrick Kenneally said Friday.
A bat found Wednesday in a Woodstock home tested positive for rabies, the McHenry County Department of Health said in a news release.
After more than three years, the United States’ public health emergency declaration tied to the COVID-19 pandemic ends on Thursday.
The McHenry County Department of Health will host several recycling events this year, the first of which is Saturday in Harvard.
The McHenry County Department of Health warned McHenry County residents on Friday of a significant increase of overdoses and deaths likely caused by opioids.