Author Archives: Lis Richard

Mineral County Public Health Statement

Statement from Mineral County Public Health: We have received notification from Creede Family Practice that the illness responsible for the gastrointestinal (GI) outbreak at the Creede School is Norovirus. This virus is one of the most common causes of GI illness, and typically lasts 1-3 days. Please see the link below for additional information from […]

School Closure Tomorrow – Please Read

Due to the Advice from the San Luis Valley Regional Epidemiologist and our School Health Professionals, we will be closing school tomorrow in order to disinfect our school building. We have had nine students sent home today with flu symptoms and five already¬†home (total of 14). The clinic has informed us to share with the […]