Detecting radon around your household to prevent lung complications

Smoking is the number one cause of lung cancer but did you know that radon gas is the second? Free radon test kits are available to Panhandle residents including the counties of Banner, Box Butte, Cheyenne, Dawes, Deuel, Garden, Grant, Kimball,...[Read More]

Date Published: 01/06/2020

Test home's radon levels this week

October 19-25 is Radon Action Week, as declared by the Environmental Protection Agency. We can take action against radon and radon-induced lung cancer today by testing our homes by testing our homes for radon gas and mitigating if the level is high. It...[Read More]

Date Published: 10/17/2008

Chadron family unexpectedly finds radon danger in home

A Chadron resident used a free radon test kit from Panhandle Public Health District to test her home. The test returned high results, as did a follow up long term test. The family then hired a mitigator to reduce the radon levels. The home went from...[Read More]

Date Published: 01/27/2009