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July 22, 2016
A screen capture of Minnesota Department of Health’s new online radon mapping tool shows the percentages of properties in all 87 counties that have tested high for the radioactive gas; darker shades represent higher percentages. (source: MDH Indoor Air Unit data from 2010-2014)
Web app tracks radon in Minnesota counties
July 22, 2016 - 7:30am
July 20, 2016
Salil Wilson, Peace Run excutive director (left), Homagni Baptista, Arpen deAngelo and Nikolaus Drekonja carry the organization’s Peace Torch as they run from Minneapolis to Red Wing Saturday. (photo by Maureen McMullen)
Runners: World Peace begins with personal connections
July 20, 2016 - 7:30am
July 13, 2016
Patrick Stewart (left) was at risk of choking to death when cousin Jaedyn Wilschek came to his aid, family members said. The boys live in Red Wing. (photo by Samantha Bengs)
Local 5-year-old saves cousin from choking
July 13, 2016 - 6:00am
July 8, 2016
Column: Support is out there, so you start by asking
July 8, 2016 - 6:00am
June 23, 2016
‘Click It’ shows many people aren’t buckling up
June 23, 2016 - 2:00pm
June 14, 2016
New Mayo Clinic research site will grow in dynamic way
June 14, 2016 - 7:00am
June 10, 2016
Liz Knapp, a registered dietitian at Mayo Clinic Health System in Cannon Falls, Lake City and Red Wing, and Jon Dammann, a dietary aide, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Red Wing, will help prepare thousands of free lunches for local children through the Summer Food Service Program. (photo by Mayo Clinic Health System)
Free summer meal program for kids continues to expand
June 10, 2016 - 7:00am
May 27, 2016
Pregnancy and Zika virus: What we know, what we don't know
May 27, 2016 - 7:00am
May 13, 2016
Prince’s estate woes underscore need to plan
May 13, 2016 - 6:00am
May 6, 2016
Maple Hills Apartments in Red Wing was one of five multi-unit properties in the area to implement a smoke-free policy last year with assistance from Four Corners Partnership, a coalition of public health departments in Goodhue, Dodge, Rice and Steele counties. (photo by Michael Brun)
Rental sites continue to go smoke free
May 6, 2016 - 9:51am
April 8, 2016
Tornado sirens around the region — such as this one on Malmquist Avenue in Red Wing — will sound 1:45 and 6:55 p.m. Thursday April 14 for Severe Weather Awareness Week. (photo by Michael Brun)
Plan ahead for severe weather
April 8, 2016 - 7:43am
March 18, 2016
Smoking, drinking, obesity weigh down county health score
March 18, 2016 - 8:00am
March 10, 2016
Gretchen Anderson, a recently retired Burnside Elementary music teacher, leads Deer Crest residents in a new drum circle program last month. Unlike some adults, she said participants showed no inhibitions to playing drums in the group setting. (Submitted photo)
Deer Crest drumming up some fun with new program
March 10, 2016 - 8:00am
February 18, 2016
Some participants and instructors pose for a photo Thursday Feb. 11 after day 7 of the 12-week Livestrong pilot program at Red Wing Family YMCA. They are (from left) Val Gorden, Roxanne Pierzyna, Tom Calhoun, Jane Allen-Calhoun, Martha Harris, Rich Huelskamp and Ellen Hutchinson. (Republican Eagle photo by Michael Brun)
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Cancer survivors ‘Livestrong’ through exercise, support
February 18, 2016 - 5:00pm
January 20, 2016
Column: Reduce your health care needs with lifestyle changes
January 20, 2016 - 1:12pm