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DEQ PUBLIC NOTICE: Wastewater Discharge in Fremont River.

DEQ PUBLIC NOTICE: Wastewater Discharge in Fremont River. In order to prevent the failure of wastewater lagoon embankments due to flooding in Hanksville, UT, diluted municipal wastewater is currently being discharged into the Fremont River by the city. Users are advised to avoid contact with the river or use of river water until further notice.…
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Central Utah Public Health Department Retracts Report of First COVID-19 Death in Millard County

Richfield, UT October 12, 2020 – The Central Utah Public Health Department (CUPHD) was notified by the Utah Department of Health on Monday October 12, 2020 that the previously reported COVID-19 death of a Millard County resident was incorrectly attributed to Millard County.
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Central Utah Public Health Department Confirms First COVID-19 Death in Millard County

Richfield, UT October 7, 2020 – The Central Utah Public Health Department (CUPHD) was notified on Wednesday October 7, 2020 of the death of a Millard County resident due to COVID-19. The individual was a female over the age of 85 with underlying health conditions.
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Central Utah Public Health Department Confirms First COVID-19 Death in Sanpete County

Richfield, UT August 15, 2020 – The Central Utah Public Health Department (CUPHD) was notified onFriday, August 14, 2020 of the death of a Sanpete County resident due to COVID-19. The individual whopassed away was a male, over the age of 85, and was a contact of a confirmed case.
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Central Utah Public Health Department Confirms First COVID-19 Death in Juab County

Richfield, UT July 26, 2020 – The Central Utah Public Health Department (CUPHD) was notified on Thursday, July 30, 2020 of the death of a Juab County resident due to COVID-19. The individual who passed away was a female, between the ages of 65 and 84, and was a resident of a long-term care facility.…
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Central Utah Public Health Department announces first death in District due to COVID-19

July 22, 2020. The Central Utah Public Health Department (CUPHD) was notified on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 that a death occurred in Sevier County due to COVID-19. The person who passed away was a female, between the ages of 45-64, and was not hospitalized prior to her death. She was initially reported to be a…
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