Experts warn of dangers caused by radon gas

Over two in three Iowan homes have elevated levels of radon. An estimated 399 Iowans die each year due to radon-related lung cancer. The Iowa Department of Public Health urges all homes and apartments in Iowa be tested. Discounted kits are...[Read More]

Date Published: 01/13/2009

County hires new sanitarian

Winnebago and Hancock counties have a change in their Environmental Health Services department. The former county sanitarian, Jack Bradley, stepped down from his three-county territory to be full time in Kossuth only. The county sanitarian is...[Read More]

Date Published: 01/16/2007