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Missouri Department of Insurance cautions motorists to be extra attentive for deer

Posted on November 13, 2014 at 4:01 pm

Missouri Department of Insurance cautions motorists to be extra attentive for deer   One deer strike occurred every 2.5 hours in Missouri in 2013   Jefferson City, Mo. — Drivers should be careful when traveling Missouri roadways this fall because deer are more active this time of year. The Missouri Department of Insurance reminds motorists to review their auto insurance policies to see if deer strikes are covered.   “Deer

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Missouri Breastfeeding Friendly Worksite.

Posted on October 28, 2014 at 3:18 pm

Hermann, Missouri – Gasconade County R-1 School District has joined a growing number of Missouri businesses by becoming a Missouri Breastfeeding Friendly Worksite.   The Missouri Breastfeeding Friendly Worksite Program is a collaboration between the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) and the Missouri Breastfeeding Coalition.  The program aims to bring an increased awareness about the importance of worksite lactation support.  Breastfeeding friendly employers proactively support employees who

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Gasconade County responds to emerging communicable disease activity

Posted on October 29, 2014 at 2:29 pm

  Gasconade County responds to emerging communicable disease activity Recent months have seen news media coverage of the emergence of two communicable diseases that are causing great concern in the United States. Missouri is one of 46 states that have been identified with cases of Enterovirus D-68 (EV-D68), a respiratory disease that causes mild symptoms such as fever, runny nose and cough, or more severe symptoms such as wheezing and

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