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Posted on: September 30, 2022

Linn County Phone Lines Experiencing Outages

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Some Linn County government offices are experiencing intermittent phone issues that are interfering with receiving and making external calls. The issue is resulting in audio cutting in and out and dropped calls. Linn County is working with its phone servi...

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Linn County Front Page News
Posted on: September 30, 2022

Linn County Phone Lines Experiencing Outages

man holding cell phone

Some Linn County government offices are experiencing intermittent phone issues that are interfering with receiving and making external calls. The issue is resulting in audio cutting in and out and dropped calls. Linn County is working with its phone servi...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

Grow Solar Linn + Johnson Counties Receives 2022 ISAC Excellence in Action Award

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Grow Solar Linn + Johnson Counties received the 2022 Iowa State Association of Counties (ISAC) Excellence in Action Award. The Excellence in Action Award Program is a competitive awards program that seeks to identify and recognize innovative county govern...

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Sustainability
Posted on: August 25, 2022

Public Art Installation at Linn County’s Harris Building

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Installation of an interactive outdoor public art display is underway at Linn County’s Dr. Percy and Lileah Harris Building, located at 1020 6th St. SE, Cedar Rapids. Artist Madeline Wiener is onsite installing the art today, Au...

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Linn County Front Page News
Posted on: August 25, 2022

Monkeypox Response and Vaccination

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

August 25, 2022

 

Contact: Heather Meador

Phone: 319.892.6000

Email: [email protected]

 

Monkeypox Response and Vaccination

 

Eastern, Iowa (IA) – Since July, local public health ...

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Public Health
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Linn County Public Health Ends Reporting COVID-19 Metrics and Case Data

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Effective April 1, 2022, Linn County Public Health (LCPH) will end reporting COVID-19 metrics and case data at the county level on its website. At the time of this announcement (March 29, 2022), case data is still available on the Iowa Department of Publi...

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Public Health
Posted on: December 21, 2021

Linn County Public Health Awarded National Accreditation through Public Health Accreditation Board

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Linn County, IA – The Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) recently determined to continue accreditation of Linn County Public Health. Linn County Public Health was originally accredited in 2015, and had submitted materials earlier ...

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Public Health
Posted on: October 5, 2021

Linn County Public Health Receives Federal Funding for Youth Violence Prevention

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Division of Violence Prevention has announced Linn County Public Health (LCPH) is one of only eight recipients nationwide to receive Preventing Violence Affecting Young Lives (PREVAYL) fu...

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Public Health
Posted on: November 15, 2013

Some Linn County Schools Go Idle Free

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LINN COUNTY, IA - As school starts, parents and visitors to the Mt. Vernon Community School District (MVCSD) may notice something a little different this fall. Based on the assessment recommendations from Linn County Public Health (LCPH), Mt. Vernon’s ...Read on...

Public Health
Posted on: September 22, 2021

Linn County COVID-19 Status Update

LINN COUNTY COVID-19 STATUS UPDATE

September 22, 2021

Linn County Case Count Data

As of 8:00 AM September 21, 2021

  • Active cases: 3,215
  • Currently hospitalized: 48
  • Total deaths: 379
  • Total recovered: 22,895
  • Total cases to date: 26,489

Case Trends

Note: The State of Iowa has transitioned from reporting...

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COVID-19 Status Update
Posted on: September 29, 2021

Linn County COVID-19 Status Update

LINN COUNTY COVID-19 STATUS UPDATE

September 29, 2021

Linn County Case Count Data

As of 12:00 PM September 28, 2021

  • Active cases: 3,267
  • Currently hospitalized: 35
  • Total deaths: 384
  • Total recovered: 23,627
  • Total cases to date: 27,278

Case Trends

Note: The State of Iowa has transitioned from reportin...

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COVID-19 Status Update
Posted on: October 6, 2021

Linn County COVID-19 Status Update

LINN COUNTY COVID-19 STATUS UPDATE

October 6, 2021

Linn County Case Count Data 

As of 9:00 AM October 5, 2021

  • Active cases: 3,276
  • Currently hospitalized: 38
  • Total deaths: 390
  • Total recovered: 24,384
  • Total cases to date: 28,050

Case Trends

 Note: The State of Iowa has transitioned ...

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COVID-19 Status Update