State Health & Safety

USDA to Distribute Oral Rabies Vaccine Baits, June 2-9

Beginning June 2, 2020, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service’s Wildlife Services Program, in cooperation with the Ohio Department of Health and several local health departments, will begin distributing an oral rabies vaccine (ORV) to immunize wild raccoons.

Law enforcement agencies team up to send COVID-19 safety message and promise to communities

(Ohio) – Law enforcement leaders from the Stark County Sheriff’s Office, the Ohio State Highway Patrol, and the Ashland City Police Department came together to share a safety message with the communities they serve.