New phone line for health office

KINGSFORD – Due to a widespread AT&T phone service outage, the main phone number at the Dickinson-Iron District Health Department’s Kingsford office is not working, officials said.

During this outage, an alternate number has been established at 779-7218. In addition, the staff’s direct extension lines are functioning. These additional contact numbers are posted at

“We apologize for the inconvenience,” said Denise Berland, office supervisor. “AT&T expects to have the situation corrected by Sunday, Jan. 5.”