Grocery Deals! October 19-25

October 19, 2017 | Food, Health, Healthy Living, Nutrition, WIC

Town & Country Foods [Prices valid Thursday, October 19 – Wednesday, October 25] U.S. No. 1 Washington Honeycrisp Apples – $1.49/lb U.S. No. 1 Seedless Grapes – $1.49/lb Zucchini and Yellow Squash – $.79/lb Fresh Tomatoes on the Vine – $.79/lb Check out more deals at: http://tncfoods.com/weekly-ad/   Smith’s [Prices valid Wednesday, October 18 – […]

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Gallatin County Restaurant Inspections July-September, 2017

  By Environmental Health Services (EHS) Have you checked out your favorite Gallatin County Restaurants lately? Although Gallatin County restaurant inspection reports are updated online regularly, here’s a comprehensive list of all establishment’s that have been inspected over the past few months. The State of Montana requires that food establishments be inspected a minimum of […]

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Should e-cigarettes be included in Clean Indoor Air Laws? Yes, please.

Do you think e-cigarettes aren’t dangerous? Think again. The Surgeon General has found that the aerosol released by e-cigarettes contains nicotine and ultra fine particles that can be toxic, cause cancer, and lead to heart disease. In other words, e-cigarettes can be damaging not just to yourself, but to others as well. This is a […]

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Great Grocery Deals!

Town & Country Foods [Prices valid Thursday, October 12 – Wednesday, October 18] Gala Apples – $.79/lb Tomatoes on the Vine – $.79/lb Green or Red Bell Peppers – 2 for $.88 Valencia Oranges – 2 lbs for $.88 Western Family Canned Tomatoes (15 oz varieties) – $.39 Mountain High Yoghurt (32 oz) – $2.29 […]

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What’s the deal with Winter Squash?

We’ve all seen them in the grocery store – bumpy, rough, and strangely shaped. Though odd to look at and often intimidating to buy, winter squash is a delicious vegetable to incorporate into your meals as the leaves turn colors and the weather turns chilly – or snowy, if you live in Montana. Winter squash […]

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Grocery Specials!

October 5, 2017 | Food, Health, Healthy Living, Nutrition, WIC

Town & Country Foods [Prices valid Thursday, October 5 – Wednesday, October 11] Montana McIntosh Apples – $.99 Large Green Bell Pepeprs – 2 for $.88 Valencia Oranges – 2 lbs for $.88 Check out more deals at: http://tncfoods.com/weekly-ad/   Smith’s [Prices valid Wednesday, October 4 – Tuesday, October 10] Seedless Grapes, Red, Green, Black […]

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

October 2, 2017 | Uncategorized

In the United States, breast cancer affects the lives of many women every year. Breast cancer is one of the most common cancers affecting women, second only to skin cancer. Cancer occurs because of cellular mutation; rapid, uncontrolled cell growth. In the case of breast cancer, cancerous cells form in the tissue of the breast. […]

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Great Grocery Deals!

Town & Country Foods [Prices valid Thursday, September 28 – Wednesday, October 4] Bartlett Pears – $.79/lb Gala Apples – $.79/lb Winter Squash – 2 lbs for $1 Yellow Onions – 4 lbs for $1 Western Family Frozen Vegetables, 16oz – $.69 each Check out more deals at: http://tncfoods.com/weekly-ad/   Smith’s [Prices valid Wednesday, September […]

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Great Grocery Deals!

September 21, 2017 | Food, Healthy Living, Kids & Families, Nutrition, WIC

Town & Country Foods [Prices valid Thursday, September 21 – Wednesday, September 27] Peaches – $.99/lb Red or Black Plums – $.99/lb Tomatoes on the Vine – $.99/lb Winter Squash – 2 lbs for $1 Check out more deals at: http://tncfoods.com/weekly-ad/   Smith’s [Prices valid Wednesday, September 20 – Tuesday, September 26] Cantaloupe – $.29/lb […]

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Dog or Cat Bite…Now What?

September 14, 2017 | Health, Immunizations, Uncategorized

At the health department, we follow up with the person bitten to ensure they have received medical care and have an up to date tetanus vaccination. (Less than 5 years if the wound is deep, or less than 10 years if the wound is more superficial.) It is important to clean the affected area immediately […]

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