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Enjoy a Short Stack for a Tall Cause

East Central District Health Department is having an Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser to support our new building project. Come and eat flapjacks at Applebee’s from 8am-10am on April 26th. Tickets are $7.00. Contact Roberta Miksch at 402-563-9656.  

Fireworks Safety

As I headed out this weekend around Columbus, I noticed fireworks stands in full swing.  The Fourth of July, Independence Day, can be a fun time with family and friends or a not so fun time if someone gets hurt by fireworks. So before you celebrate, make sure everyone knows about...

West Nile Virus

East Central District Health Department-Columbus, NE—Our district has seen an increase in precipitation this year compared to last. This might produce more of the annoying insects, but this does not necessarily mean that we will have a more active year for West Nile Virus. The...

Columbus Telegram’s “2013 Best of Columbus” – Vote for ECDHD!

The Columbus Telegram is presenting their “2013 Best of Columbus”. East Central District Health Department has been nominated in the category of Community Oriented Business. To vote you can either mail the entry form from the telegram or vote online at

National Nurses Week

In light of “National Nurses Week” I reflect back on experiences in my life of nurses and their caring, compassionate service to me and my family. So let’s all make a point to just simply say, “Thank You” not just this week but every week.