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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Available Salvation Army Services COVID-19 Response

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We are here to help and serve the folks in the region during these trying times. With lots of people out of work right now we have seen smaller food pantries overwhelmed with requests. Additionally there are older community members and those with health c...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

NYS HAS EARLY VOTING FOR PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY!

NYS HAS EARLY VOTING FOR PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY!Beginning on April 18th, 2020 to April 26th, 2020 you will be eligible to vote 10 days before April 28th, 2020 Presidential Primary..  For further information on times and location(s) of your Early Vo...

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Elections

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Message to our Visitors, Weekenders and Second-Home Owners

A MESSAGE FROM WASHINGTON COUNTY TO OUR VISITORS, WEEKENDERS AND SECOND-HOME OWNERS

Washington County’s Chairman of the Board, Samuel J. Hall, today, March 25, 2020, calls upon our visitors, weekenders, second-home owners and short-term rental ow...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

New York State of Health has made a Special Enrollment Period

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In response to the COVID-19 public health emergency, the New York State of Health has made a Special Enrollment Period available to New Yorkers during which eligible individuals will be able to enroll in insurance coverage through NY State of Health, New ...

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Posted on: March 8, 2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update from Washington County - March 8, 2010

Washington County’s Public Health and Public Safety Departments continue to work with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the New York State Department of Health and New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergen...

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Front Page News
Posted on: March 2, 2020

Information on the Coronavirus from Washington County

COVID-19 INFOGRAPHIC

CORONAVIRUS

COVID-19 is a new coronavirus first detected in the Hubei Province in China in December 2019. With thousands of confirmed cases in China, the novel coronavirus has spread internationally to South Korea, Japan, Italy, and others, includ...

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Front Page News
Posted on: February 12, 2020

Tai Chi for Arthritis Classes Coming Spring 2020 for Greenwich & Kingsbury

Tai Chi Classes Coming Spring 2020

Public Health will be running a 8 week program this spring.  Tai Chi for Arthritis is an evidenced based program that has been proven to help reduce the risk of falls by Movement control, Weight transference, & Integration of mind and body.

Wh...

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Posted on: February 12, 2020

Safety Vest Program

Safety Vest Program

Washington County Public Health has partnered with local EMS, Police and Fire Departments to provide Reflective Safety Vests to Washington County Residents. You are more likely to be seen when wearing a reflector than any color clothing. Call Public Healt...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

DMV Mobile Satellite Sites

All DMV Mobile Satellite offices are canceled until further notice. Please contact 518-746-2163 if you have questions. Thank you. 

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

New York State Office for the Aging Issues Guidance Against Government Grant Scams

New York State Office for the Aging Issues Guidance Against Government Grant Scams

Guidelines, Tips, and Warnings About Potential Scams of Homeowners

Earlier this week our office was notified by the Montgomery County Office for the Aging that they have been...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

2020 Census Operational Adjustments Due to COVID-19

The 2020 Census is underway and households across America are responding every day. In light of the COVID-19 outbreak, the U.S. Census Bureau has adjusted 2020 Census operations in order to:

• Protect the health and safety of Census Bureau employe...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Social Security Recipients Will Automatically Receive Economic Impact Payments

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Press Releases

Social Security Recipients Will Automatically Receive Economic Impact Payments

April 1, 2020

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service today announced that Social Security beneficiaries who are...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Social Security Benefits Will be Paid On Time

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Monday, March 30, 2020 Mark Hinkle, Acting Press Officer

For Immediate Release press.office@ssa.gov

SOCIAL SECURITY

Social Security National Press Office Baltimore, MD

Social Security Benefits Will be Paid On Time and

Other Updates Related to the COVID-19 Pand...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

#SOSalem Covid-19 Crisis Fund

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Crisis Fund #SOSalem

No one is alone.  We help each other.

Your donation will help fill basic needs of our community during these difficult & strange times.  So far, generous donations to #SOSALEM have helped local families by providin...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Be Aware of Robocall Scams

Robocall Scams

Socially distancing from COVID-19 robocall scams

March 27, 2020 by Karen Hobbs Assistant Director, Division of Consumer and Business Education

FTC Scammers – and scammy companies – are using illegal robocalls to profit from Coronavirus-...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Covid-19 Scams

COVID-19 Scams

60 and over in the time of COVID-19? Read on. 

March 30, 2020 by Jennifer Leach Associate Director, Division of Consumer and Business Education, FTC 

I know, 60-year-olds. You’re not old. In fact, we’ve found that, when...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

April Menu

APRIL 2020 MENU

OFA/ADRC April meal menu

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

The Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiver Tele-Support Group

The Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiver Support

The Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiver Support Initiative, a nonprofit dedicated to providing free support services to caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias in No...

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Additional Info... Office for Aging
Posted on: March 25, 2020

COVID-19 Scams Targeting Seniors

COVID-19 Fraud Infographic

Fraud Surrounding COVID-19 is Increasing

As the number of people and communities affected by the COVID-19 pandemic grows, so do the scams associated with it. Scammers use public health emergencies as opportunities for new fraud schemes, and because older a...

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Posted on: March 29, 2020

April Rabies Clinic in Whitehall Cancelled

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Washington County Public Health has announced that the Whitehall Rabies Clinic, scheduled for Saturday, April 11th has been Cancelled.

Visit the Washington County Public Health Rabies page for future dates that are scheduled. 

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Posted on: March 8, 2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update from Washington County - March 8, 2010

Washington County’s Public Health and Public Safety Departments continue to work with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the New York State Department of Health and New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergen...

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Public Health
Posted on: March 2, 2020

Information on the Coronavirus from Washington County

CORONAVIRUS

COVID-19 is a new coronavirus first detected in the Hubei Province in China in December 2019. With thousands of confirmed cases in China, the novel coronavirus has spread internationally to South Korea, Japan, Italy, and others, includ...

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Public Health
Posted on: January 29, 2020

Public Health Rabies Clinics Announced

Rabies Clinic 2020 Final

All Dogs and Cats should be vaccinated against rabies at 3 months of age and re-vaccinated one year later, then every three years thereafter. Ferrets should be vaccinated against rabies at 3 months of age and re-vaccinated yearly thereafter. Bring proof o...

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Posted on: March 8, 2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update from Washington County - March 8, 2010

Washington County’s Public Health and Public Safety Departments continue to work with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the New York State Department of Health and New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergen...

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Public Safety
Posted on: March 2, 2020

Information on the Coronavirus from Washington County

CORONAVIRUS

COVID-19 is a new coronavirus first detected in the Hubei Province in China in December 2019. With thousands of confirmed cases in China, the novel coronavirus has spread internationally to South Korea, Japan, Italy, and others, includ...

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Public Safety

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Fort Ann man airlifted with serious injuries after accident

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Date of Incident:  Tuesday, March 31, 2020              Time of Incident:  3:13PM

Incident Location:  Clay Hill Road   

Township: Fort Ann  ...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Sheriff's Office Offers Online Reporting

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Deputies continue to proactively patrol the County and respond to in-progress crimes and emergency calls where there is an immediate threat to life, health or property. 
Out of an abundance of caution and to help mitigate and reduce any unnecessar...
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Online Reporting Site Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Hudson Falls man charged with felonies after traffic stop

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Date of Incident:  Friday, March 20, 2020        Time of Incident: 11:55 PM

Incident Location: Feeder Street              

Township: Kingsbury &n...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: March 4, 2020

Hudson Falls man charged with felony

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Date of Incident:  Tuesday, March 03, 2020              Time of Incident:  10:08 AM

Incident Location: 383 Broadway           &...

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

WIC Mothers' Club

New York State WIC Together Growing Stronger Families

Are you currently enrolled in Washington County WIC?

Are you pregnant, breastfeeding or have a baby under 24
months old?

Do you want to spend time with other moms like you? 

Do you enjoy talking about your baby? 

Club meetings are held mont...

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WIC

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

New York State of Health has made a Special Enrollment Period

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In response to the COVID-19 public health emergency, the New York State of Health has made a Special Enrollment Period available to New Yorkers during which eligible individuals will be able to enroll in insurance coverage through NY State of Health, New ...

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