1st Human Case of West Nile
Glenn County, CA – Glenn County has its first confirmed human case of West Nile Virus. The elderly resident experienced the non-neuro-invasive form of the virus and is recovering at home.
3rd Annual SPEAKS
Orland, CA - Join us in recognition of the World Suicide Prevention Day. Suicide is the 11th leading cause of death for all age groups in California which equates to one person every two hours dies by suicide in our state. Glenn County will be holding the 3rd Annual SPEAKS event to promote suicide awareness, to bridge services to the community, and to reduce stigma.
PEOPLE v. GARZA, JAIME- Defendant was convicted of a felony violation of Penal Code section 273.5(f)(2), Corporal Injury to the Mother of Child with a Prior Domestic Violence Conviction. Defendant was sentenced to 4 years in state prison. The case was prosecuted by DDA Neumann with assistance from Willows Police Department Officers Thompson and Edgington.
People v. Bergman, Thomas- Defendant was convicted of a felony violation of Penal Code section 290.012(a), Failure to Annually Register as Sex Offender. Defendant was sentenced to 180 days in county jail and 5 years formal probation. The case was prosecuted by DA Coffey with assistance from Glenn County Sheriff's Office Detective Knight.
“Check Your Number” encourages motorist to look up the recommended oil change interval for their automobile instead of defaulting to the old standard of 3,000 miles. Did you know that with today’s new technologies, many car makers confirm automobiles can now maintain top performance with longer space between oil changes? So it makes economic and environmental sense to “check your number” and be sure you are not changing your oil too soon, creating unnecessary waste of money and resources. Check your owners’ manual, or simply click on www.CheckYourNumber.org to easily find out for free the recommended time to change the oil on most vehicles made from 2000-2015.
GLENN COUNTY, CA - Impacts from this historic drought are far-reaching and are beginning to be ever present in our local community. Local waterways and the ground are parched from several consecutive dry years.
Governor Brown has released a Proclamation declaring a Drought State of Emergency for California. The Governor’s Drought Proclamation recognizes the dry conditions in the Sacramento Valley and throughout California while providing flexibility and encouraging the creativity needed to manage water supplies for cities, farms, birds and fish.
The semi-annual (fall) groundwater level measurements for Glenn County taken by the California Department of Water Resources, Northern District (DWR) were completed during the week of October 18, 2010 and presented to the Glenn County Water Advisory Committee at their November 10, 2010 meeting.
Immunization Clinic Changes
Glenn County Public Health provides low cost immunization clinics for our community. Our immunization clinic hours will change beginning in August to better accommodate our community’s needs.
Immunization Clinic will be offered at: