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August 11, 2015 | Staff Writer

West Nile Virus Detected in Maryland

The Maryland Department of Agriculture (MDA) has announced the first detection of a West Nile virus (WNV) mosquito pool in Maryland this summer. On August 5th, the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) confirmed the presence of WNV in mosquitoes collected by MDA personnel in the City of Bowie in Prince George’s County. […]

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December 23, 2014 | Krista Brick

Hogan Makes Six Cabinet Appointments

Governor-elect Larry Hogan announced six Cabinet-level appointees today at a press conference. The appointments are as follows: Secretary of the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene: Van Mitchell. Mitchell represented Charles County in the Maryland House of Delegates for 10 years and previously served as a Principal Deputy Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene. General […]

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November 27, 2014 | Sonya Burke

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Doug Duncan Joins Hogan’s Transition Team

Maryland Governor-elect Larry Hogan announced at a news conference this week in Annapolis that 20 more Marylanders would be joining the Hogan-Rutherford transition team, including former Montgomery County Executive Doug Duncan. Hogan’s personnel review team includes: -Katja Bullock, former Special Assistant to the President for Presidential Personnel for Ronald Reagan and George H. W. Bush […]

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