From the Dayton Chronicle archives
August 20, 2020
Ten Years Ago
August 18, 2010
Whooping Cough confirmed in Columbia County. The Epidemic of Whooping Cough, or pertussis, in California has sickened over 1,500 people, killed six infants and has also affected areas of Washington and the Inland Northwest. Pertussis is a highly contagious respiratory illness which is spread when people cough or sneeze, expelling droplets that contain the Bacteria...