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More than 100 sickened by norovirus during San Diego cruise

...sickened by the gastrointestinal illness norovirus. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said an environmental health officer and an epidemiologist boarded the ship Monday after it arrived in San Diego. A call from The Associated Press...
Spay and neuter campaign targets rural dog numbers

...villages, where almost none of the communities receive regular veterinary services, said Brian Berube, an environmental health officer for the health corporation. A recent change, however, in state regulations has made efforts like the spay-and-neutering...
What's the top health misstep in Juneau restaurants?

...time and time again.)I was also unable to get a list of complaints filed against Juneau restaurants. State Environmental Health Officer Jim Moore said he was unable to provide that information "due to the fact that the complaints we receive are 'alleged...
Rain-or-shine resturants application, provide us with complete plans and meet several regulations," said Spencer Waitman, an environmental health officer with the state Department of Environmental Conservation. "Then we periodically spot-check the operation...
Norovirus suspected in cruise ship illness

...coastal route, health officials said. Sound off on the important issues at Kevin Carlisle, a Health Canada environmental health officer, said nausea, vomiting and diarrhea afflicted 105 of the 2,282 passengers and 20 of the 952 crew members...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...higher costs. The DEC's environmental health officers inspect every restaurant...type of information our environmental health officers share during an inspection. An environmental health officer also looks for the conditions...
Pel' Meni reopens after passing inspection

...Conservation. It was closed down on Wednesday after a DEC investigation which cited mostly structural violations. Environmental Health Officer Jason Wiard said the downtown eatery remedied most of these errors, so the store was allowed to re-open...
Scammers posing as restaurant inspectors target Alaska

...inspection at an establishment and relaying instructions to pay for the inspection. "Just be cautious," DEC Environmental Health Officer James Moore said. "If you are getting phone calls from people saying they are with the DEC or health department...
Glory Hole kitchen shut down by health department

...Safety and Sanitation posted a notice of closure at 1 p.m. Wednesday for the homeless shelter's kitchen. Environmental health officer Jason Wiard said the notice only applies to the kitchen, so the rest of the shelter remains open. Wiard said...
Glory Hole kitchen up and running again

...helped a little because we got to take a break from serving and really concentrate on cleaning everything." Environmental health officer Jason Wiard put the official notice of closure up at 1 p.m. Wednesday after his inspection revealed imminent...


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