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Posted on: January 14, 2022

1,616 New COVID-19 Cases in Denton County

DCPH COVID-19 Daily Update

Denton County Public Health (DCPH) announced 1,616 new and active cases of COVID-19 in Denton County.  This increases the cumulative, countywide total to 126,952 COVID-19 cases.  DCPH also reported 103 newly recovered cases of COVID-19, ...

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Posted on: December 16, 2021

Denton County Public Health Confirms Rabies in Dog West of Krum

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Denton County Public Health (DCPH), in partnership with Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) and Denton County Sheriff’s Office, have confirmed rabies in one puppy from a litter west of Krum, near the intersection of Plainview Road a...

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Posted on: December 7, 2021

Denton County Encourages Residents to Get Flu Vaccine Soon

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Denton County Public Health (DCPH) is recognizing National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW) by urging community members to get their flu vaccine to protect themselves and others this week.  NIVW serves as an annual reminder that even though flu ...

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Posted on: September 8, 2020

Denton County Public Health Awarded National Accreditation by Public Health Accreditation Board

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Denton County Public Health (DCPH) has received national accreditation from the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) for DCPH’s commitment to excellence in serving Denton County. Currently, DCPH is one of eight local health departments in Te...

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