National News -- Federal officials have confirmed parasites in salad mix that Fresh Express sold to McDonald’s and other unnamed companies. Almost 300 people in 15 states, are confirmed infected.
ASHEVILLE -- Public housing ban on smoking and vaping begins on Tuesday, local and nationwide. Included housing areunits, indoor common areas, housing offices or within 25 feet of those buildings. Below is information and the link to the federal government hud website. Asheville Housing Authority went smoke-free in all its units at the beginning of July.
Raleigh -- PRESS RELEASE -- July 20, 2018 State health officials are encouraging residents and visitors to take precautions to prevent mosquito-borne illnesses following the death of a North Carolina resident from West Nile virus infection last week. This is the state’s first death from and first confirmed case of West Nile virus in 2018.