Spring Safety

During Montana’s annual spring thaw, flooding is a potential concern for our community’s responders and residents alike. It’s important to keep in mind that the runoff from melting snow and spring rainstorms have the potential to cause flooding of our creeks and rivers, especially…

Spring Cleaning Critter Prevention

Hantavirus, Rabies and tick-borne illnesses are all diseases that see a rise in the springtime due to the increased movement of animals, people and interaction between the two. The good news is that these illnesses are preventable. CCHD encourages people to review the information…

Safe and Healthy Gardening

Gardening is a great way to enjoy the outdoors, relax, get some exercise, beautify your home and neighborhood and grow your own healthy fruits and vegetables. Whether you are a beginner gardener or have the greenest thumb in your neighborhood it’s important that you…

Flood Season: Staying Safe and Healthy

It’s springtime in North Central Montana, and while enjoying the warmer weather, it’s important to keep in mind that the runoff from melting snow and spring rainstorms have the potential to cause flooding of our creeks and rivers, especially in rural areas.  The City-County…