- Toledo School District: 2 Hour ACT Late Start *
- National Weather Service: Upcoming Work Week *
- CDC Telebriefing: National Update on Measles *
- FDA: News, Events & Recalls - Pfizer Recalls One Lot ThermaCare HeatWraps *
- Governor Jay Inslee: 2019 Legislative Session - Climate, Healthcare, Education *
- WA State ATG: Statement After Offshore Drilling Plan Shelved *
- Not Strictly Toledo: BOCC Weekly Legislative Meeting *
- Today: Yoga In Toledo *
- Tuesday: Ukulele Lessons *
- Toledo High School Sports - April 2019 *
- Future-Tripping: Feeds, Fundraisers, Forms, Fun & More *
Toledo School District: 2-Hour ACT Late Start today.
Regularly updated progress reports available at: Toledo Builds a High School
Documents online at: TSD Board Docs
Beautification Grant Update: Joh Jones said the new entrance sign footings will be poured on Monday April 29.
The Iron King will finish the new metal pole attachments soon.
US National Weather Service Seattle Washington forecast:
CDC Telebriefing: National Update on Measles
Embargoed Until: Monday, April 29, 2019, 11:00 a.m. ET
Contact: Media Relations
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will discuss the latest measles case counts in the United States—and the importance of on-time vaccination and being vaccinated to protect against measles before international travel—as part of National Infant Immunization Week.
Alex Azar, HHS Secretary
Brett Giroir, HHS Assistant Secretary for Health
Robert Redfield, CDC Director
Anne Schuchat, Principal Deputy Director, CDC
Nancy Messonnier, Director, CDC’s National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases
Monday, April 29, 2019, at 10:00AM, ET
PASSCODE: CDC MEDIA
*Please dial in 10 to 15 minutes before the start of the telebriefing.
If you would like to ask a question during the call, press *1 on your touchtone phone. Press *2 to withdraw your question. You may queue up at any time. You will hear a tone to indicate your question is pending.
A transcript will be available following the briefing at CDC’s website: www.cdc.gov/media.
FDA: News, Events & Recalls -
April 26, 2019 - FDA approves device to help increase access to more lungs for transplant
Lung transplantation remains the only known life-saving treatment for end-stage lung disease, but many patients die while waiting for suitable lungs to become available for transplant... Approximately 2,530 lung transplants were performed last year, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
April 26, 2019 - FDA approves first treatment for pediatric patients with lupus
While childhood-onset SLE is rare, when diagnosed, it is generally more active in children and adolescents than adult patients, particularly in how it impacts organs such as the kidneys and central nervous system. As a result of the disease starting early in life, pediatric patients with SLE are at a higher risk for developing increased organ damage and complications from the disease as well as adverse events from the life-long treatments usually required.
April 26, 2019 - Pfizer Inc. Issues A Voluntary Nationwide Consumer Level Recall of One Lot of ThermaCare® Back Pain Therapy HeatWraps, up to 16HR pain relief, Due To Out of Specification Results
Pfizer Consumer Healthcare, a division of Pfizer Inc., is voluntarily recalling one lot of ThermaCare® Back Pain Therapy HeatWraps, up to 16HR pain relief, to the consumer level. Pfizer Consumer Healthcare initiated this recall due to the potential that a HeatWrap could include cells that have a higher cell temperature than specified.
Governor Jay Inslee: 2019 legislative session wraps up with big wins in climate, health care and education
WA State ATG: Attorney General Ferguson issues statement after Trump Administration shelves offshore drilling plan
April 26, 2019 - Attorney General Bob Ferguson issued the following statement today after the Trump Administration announced that it is putting on indefinite hold its plan to open more than 90 percent of all federal waters to offshore drilling, including off the coast of Washington state.
Click here to read the full news release...
Lewis County Solid Waste Utility shared:
Toledo Senior Center ISO packaged cookies:
Toledo Senior Center ISO packaged cookies:
Not Strictly Toledo: Lewis County Commissioners
BOCC Legislative Agenda for Monday, April 29nd.
Please note the county website has changed.
To view the agenda you will need to use the blue hyperlink once on the county site.
Today: Yoga at St Mary's - Dancing Moon Yoga has room for a few more yoga enthusiasts 2 - 3 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays at Tribal Housing, St Mary’s. These are gentle sessions aimed toward seniors/elders, donations accepted but not required as The Cowlitz Tribe is sponsoring the class for the community. What a great share!
Tuesday: Ukulele Lessons
From City of Toledo: ISO Two Visionaries To Fill Posts
We are looking to fill a couple of spots on the Vision:Toledo Mayor's Task Force.
The first is a position at large currently held by Norm Baird.
The second is the Treasurer position currently held by Joh Jones.
We generally meet once a month on the 4th Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. at the Morgan Art Centre. Each Coordinator discusses what is going on in their group, where they may need additional help, new projects, etc. Bills are presented to be paid and an annual budget is discussed.
For details, contact City of Toledo, (360)864-4564
Toledo High School Sports - April/May 2019
April 30th @ Castle Rock 7:00
May 2nd vs La Center 7:00
May 6th -11th District games TBD
April 29th vs. Onalaska 4:00
May 1st JV vs. Adna 4:00
May 4th -11th District games @ WF West
May 18th Regionals @ Adna
May 24th-25th State @ Centralia
May 6th @ La Center (DH) 3:30
May 7 vs Adna 4:00
May 13th - 18th District games Fort Borst Park
May 24th-25th State Gateway Park Yakima
May 2nd @ Napavine 3:30 bus @ 1:55
May 3rd Spudder Classic @ Ridgefield 2:00 bus @ 12:15
May 4th Centralia Freshman 9:30 bus @ 8:00 am
May 10th League Champ @ Kalama
May 17th District Meet @ WF West
May 23rd -25th State in Cheney EWU
!!! GO INDIANS !!!
Future-Tripping: Feeds, Fundraisers, Fun & More
!!! NEW !!! May 9: Mothers Day Plant, Flower & Gift Sale @ Toledo Thursday Market
!!! NEW !!! June 6: Opening Day @ Toledo Thursday Market
May 11: Kids Fishing Derby Toledo, Washington @ South Lewis County Park
Contact Mike Stover @ email@example.com or 360-880-6052.
May 18: Anniversary of Mt St Helens Eruption
May 18: Cowlitz Kayak Tours Hosts Mt St Helens Anniversary Paddle @ Coldwater Lake
Toledo Builds a High School
Information regarding the building of a new high school in Toledo, WA beginning in November, 2018. Regular updates.
Toledo Thursday Market 2019 TTM Vendor Application.
Toledo Thursday Market 2019 Application PDF link here.
Tax-deductible GoFundMe page here.
*ISO a part-time manager and someone who will help us with social media visibility.
We have a Website going live May 1st highlighting vendors, local activities, seasonal produce options, all with ties to local food hubs.
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Check out US Tsunami Warnings at NOAA/Weather.
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