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Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

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Woman Blames Illness On Recently Recalled Fruit

A company out of California that sells fruit in Colorado is voluntarily recalling whole peaches, nectarines, plums and pluots that have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria.

07/22/2014

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Colorado Health Officials Report 2 West Nile Cases

Colorado health officials have reported two human cases of West Nile virus, the first reported cases this season.

07/03/2014

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Diabetes Prevention Program Working To Reduce Prediabetes

A diabetes prevention program offered by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment is educating Coloradans about prediabetes.

05/16/2014

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Dispensaries Advise Customers To Eat More Than State-Recommended Limits Of Pot Edibles

A CBS4 hidden camera investigation found marijuana dispensaries recommending higher doses of edible marijuana than the limit set by the state of Colorado.

04/24/2014

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Hantavirus Case Reported In Garfield County

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment says a Garfield County resident has the first confirmed case of hantavirus in the state this year.

04/22/2014

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Colorado Teen Driving Alliance Reminds Parents To Get Involved

Coinciding with Distracted Driving Awareness Month, the Colorado Teen Driving Alliance (CTDA) is reminding parents of their important role urging their teens to drive safely.

04/11/2014

New website answers questions about legalized marijuana (credit: CBS)

Want To Know More About Pot In Colorado? Find Answers Online

Retail pot sales are booming in Colorado but not everyone knows what the laws are surrounding legalized marijuana. Now there’s a website dedicated to answering your questions.

03/20/2014

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Medication Disposal Program Passes Colorado House

People with unused prescription medications will be encouraged to dispose them at approved locations under a bill that passed the Colorado House.

03/19/2014

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Roads Closed In Southeast Colorado Due To Dust Storm

The Colorado Department of Transportation had to close roads in southeast Colorado due to low visibility caused by a dust storm that’s been blamed for accidents.

03/18/2014

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Colorado Panel OKs New Oil & Gas Drilling Rules

State health officials approved a sweeping plan Sunday to reduce air pollution from oil and gas drilling, including the nation’s first statewide limit on methane emissions.

02/23/2014

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