Jan 15, 2013
The Bitterroot Star
Proud of our firefighters
First off - A long past due Thank You to the Corvallis Rural Fire District: trustees, officers and firefighters, for sending their Command vehicle all the way to Hardin, to lead the hearse from my son's funeral to the ceremony.
Whooping Cough Outbreak Divides County
A recent report from the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services shows the state has the lowest immunization rates in the nation, particularly among children.
Pinesdale pertussis outbreak increases to 11 cases
Ravalli County health officials say the number of confirmed cases of whooping cough in the county has increased to 11, including 10 children who attend a parochial elementary school in Pinesdale that was closed for the week.
Pinesdale schools closed due to whooping cough
An elementary school in western Montana is closed for the week due to an outbreak of pertussis, more commonly known as whooping cough.