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Free H1N1 Vaccinations Coming To White Center Thursday

Free H1N1 Vaccinations Coming To White Center Thursday

If you haven’t yet been vaccinated against the H1N1 virus, you’ll have a chance to get one FREE this Thursday (Jan. 14th) between 1pm and 8pm at the Sea Mar Clinic in White Center. Sea Mar... [Read more]

King County Opening 4 Free H1N1 Vaccine Clinics Dec. 5th & 9th

King County Opening 4 Free H1N1 Vaccine Clinics Dec. 5th & 9th

King County Public Health announced Monday (Nov. 30th) that it is opening up four free H1N1 vaccine clinics beginning this Saturday, Dec. 5th, then again on Wednesday, Dec. 9th, as a way to provide access... [Read more]

More H1N1 Vaccine Released & Here’s Where You Can Get Yours (Map)

More H1N1 Vaccine Released & Here’s Where You Can Get Yours (Map)

King County Public Health announced Friday (Nov. 6th) that it is now offering a limited supply (15,000 for now) of H1N1 vaccines to qualified people at area pharmacies, including one in Burien and two... [Read more]

H1N1 Vaccine Coming To White Center Beginning Wednesday, Oct. 21st

H1N1 Vaccine Coming To White Center Beginning Wednesday, Oct. 21st

King County’s Public Health Department announced Tuesday that, beginning this Wednesday (Oct. 21st), the H1N1 flu vaccine will be available for those without health insurance at four clinics, including... [Read more]

UPDATE: Midway & Woodmont Schools To Re-Open Tuesday

UPDATE: Midway & Woodmont Schools To Re-Open Tuesday

UPDATE: Both the Highline and Federal Way school districts decided late Monday to re-open both Midway and Woodmont Elementary Schools in Des Moines Tuesday morning, May 5th, after King County’s Public... [Read more]

Midway Latest Area School To Close Due To Swine Flu

Midway Latest Area School To Close Due To Swine Flu

by Scott Schaefer Friday afternoon (5/1), King County Public Health identified a new probable case of swine flu in Des Moines, and subsequently closed Midway Elementary School there until Monday, May 11th.... [Read more]

Des Moines’ Woodmont Elementary Closed Due To Swine Flu

Des Moines’ Woodmont Elementary Closed Due To Swine Flu

Effective Friday, May 1st, Woodmont Elementary School in Des Moines is one of four schools in King County to close due to probable swine flu infections.

No classes will be held, and all students are being told to stay home.

King County Public Health, working with both the Federal Way and Seattle School Districts decided Thursday that the best course of action is to close all schools where probable cases may have attended for at least seven days.

The schools, which are all scheduled to re-open May 8th, include…