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  1. Whatcom County Health Department COVID-19 response still operating over the holiday weekend

    The Whatcom County Health Department will be closed for all non-COVID-19 related operations on Friday, July 3rd in observance of Independence Day. COVID-19 response staff will continue to provide services on Friday and over the weekend. Learn more
  2. Friends don’t give friends COVID-19

    Humans are social creatures. And it’s great to relax with others, but some things still need to be taken seriously. Learn more
  3. This Fourth of July - Celebrate Small, Celebrate Safely

    Summer is here, and Fourth of July, our biggest summer celebration, is coming up. This year, our celebrations will be different than normal, but we can still have a great time while celebrating small and safely. Learn more
  4. Whatcom County Offices Closed Friday, July 3

    Please note that all County government offices and facilities will be closed on Friday, July 3 in observance of Independence Day. Please be safe out there and wear your mask and follow the health department guidelines! Covid-19 services will be open. Read on...
  5. How safe is it? A guide to COVID-19 risk

    It’s good to get out and engage in healthy activities. Understanding how COVID-19 spreads will help you minimize your risk of catching or spreading the illness while you’re out and about. Learn more
  6. How to talk to friends and family about COVID-19

    COVID-19 has been present in our community for a few months and has drastically changed how we live. Unfortunately, there is some misinformation about it, and some people aren’t taking it seriously. Read on for tips about how to talk about COVID-19. Learn more
  7. Face Coverings Required Statewide in Washington

    Beginning Friday, June 26, everyone in Washington will be required to wear a cloth face covering in public spaces. Learn more
  8. Whatcom County is not eligible to apply for Phase 3 this week

    Whatcom County will not be applying to move to Phase 3 of Washington State’s Safe Start plan on Friday, June 26th, which is three weeks after we moved to Phase 2. Unfortunately, we do not meet the requirements to move to Phase 3 at this time. Learn more
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  1. COVID-19 Updates Link

    This is the page where the updates are posted by the Whatcom County Health Dept. They are updated as new information is available. Read On...
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