Hike for Health February 9

Hike for Health February 9

Richland Public Health’s “Winter Hike for Health” on Saturday, February 9, will be in two locations. In addition to the traditional hike at Malabar Farm State Park, Gorman Nature Center in Mansfield is joining in the day’s healthy fun. Enjoy the winter wonderland with...
Flu Season Arrives

Flu Season Arrives

Richland County, OH — According to data compiled by Public Health Nursing at Richland Public Health, flu season has arrived in Richland County. “We have started to see positive test results and hospitalizations due to influenza in the past three weeks,” says Emily...

Health Time with Tremmel

Richland Public Health (RPH) recommends everyone age 6 months and older get an influenza (“flu”) vaccine. This recommendation follows Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines. In October, RPH hosted two walk-in flu clinics. Flu vaccine is available...
Just Walk Richland Trashercise

Just Walk Richland Trashercise

Weekly Connect the B&O Trail “Trashercise” Walks Just Walk Richland walk leaders will lead a series of walks along the B&O trail. Walks will start at various locations each week, and as an end result, “connect the trail”. Participants are encouraged to pick up...
Prepare for Severe Spring Weather

Prepare for Severe Spring Weather

Ohio Severe Weather Safety Week is March 18-24 Richland County — Ohio’s Severe Weather Safety Week is March 18-24. This is a great opportunity for homes, schools, and businesses to brush up on their knowledge of spring severe weather threats, and to test their safety...