Read more about the article County’s safety response team a surprise to some supervisors
Heavy discussion was prevalent at the Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting on June 17 after a resolution discussed was related to the Washington County Facility Safety Response Team, a unit unknown to several supervisors.

County’s safety response team a surprise to some supervisors

A resolution to amend the Washington County employee identification policy raised questions for town supervisors after mention of the county’s Facility Safety Response Team. The resolution that was approved by…

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Read more about the article County’s virus death toll still rising
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County’s virus death toll still rising

Covid-19 cases continue to rise both in Washington County and around the state as the transition into 2022 commences with the outbreak of the Omicron and Delta variants evidently present.…

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Read more about the article CDC reduces quarantine time
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CDC reduces quarantine time

Significant changes to the Covid-19 quarantine process were announced by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Dec. 27. The CDC’s new guidance advises individuals who test positive…

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Read more about the article Vaccine available now for many
Granville supervisor Matt Hicks

Vaccine available now for many

Granville town supervisor Matt Hicks and Roger Wickes, Washington County attorney and public information officer for public health, were excited to inform NYVT Media of the readily available status of…

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Read more about the article County beaches’ opening delayed
Lake Lauderdale Beach in the town of Jackson.

County beaches’ opening delayed

By PJ Ferguson The Washington County beaches will remain closed until June 13, per recommendation of buildings and grounds superintendent Matt Jones. “As a resident I’d like to see them…

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