[12/20/18] Pertussis Alert
Okanogan County Public Health has 13 confirmed cases of Pertussis (whooping cough) in the Oroville, Tonasket, and Omak area. Vaccination is necessary to stop or slow its spread of the disease. The whooping cough vaccine is the best protection for yourself, your family, and especially small babies, who can develop serious complications from this disease. Pregnant […]
Health officials say all four individuals are within a single household and risk to the community is low.