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Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
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Julie Klecker named region's top female business professional
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Letter: Revenue shift, shutdown threaten small communities
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March 9, 2017
Minn. poultry industry on 'higher alert' for bird flu outbreak
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's poultry industry is on high alert. This week marks the second anniversary of the beginning of a bird flu outbreak...
March 9, 2017 - 10:30am
March 7, 2017
Flexible spending account deadline nears
The flexible spending account grace period ends March 15, which means time is running out for the country's 35 million FSA holders to avoid losing any funds still sitting in their accounts. For many, that means rushing to the store to stock up on sunscreen or reading glasses, but...
March 7, 2017 - 4:29pm
March 3, 2017
Editorial: Cut your flu risk in half
Influenza is making the rounds, reaching "widespread" status in about nine states and U.S. territories, according to the Centers for Disease Control. If more people had been vaccinated, there's a chance more places including Minnesota and Wisconsin would be at "regional" infection...
March 3, 2017 - 8:00am
March 2, 2017
Cannon Falls injury noted in yearly hospital report: Health briefs
A fall resulting in a serious injury at Mayo Clinic Health System in Cannon Falls was among 336 incidents statewide between Oct. 7, 2015, and...
March 2, 2017 - 6:00am
February 28, 2017
What you need to know about Minnesota health insurance premium subsidies
ST. PAUL—Eligible Minnesotans should start seeing discounts on their health insurance premiums in May, as part of a $310 million relief package signed into law in January by Gov. Mark Dayton. State officials said Monday, Feb. 27, that the relief remains on track to arrive this...
February 28, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 22, 2017
Energy therapy class offered in Red Wing: Health briefs
During Red Cross Month in March, the American Red Cross is encouraging those eligible to give blood. The Red Cross depends on donors to meet the needs of patients at approximately 2,600 hospitals nationwide. Donors of all blood types, especially type O, are needed to help those who...
February 22, 2017 - 10:00am
County offers assistance for building healthy workplaces
Area businesses looking to foster a healthy workplace culture can receive help through a new initiative by Live Well Goodhue County. The Workplace...
February 22, 2017 - 6:00am
February 15, 2017
Something to smile about
Dental health professionals are stressing the importance of teaching good habits early to keep children healthy and smiling. February is National...
February 15, 2017 - 2:54pm
February 2, 2017
Lake City emergency department to be remodeled: Health briefs
A $1.1 million renovation of Mayo Clinic Health System's emergency department in Lake City will improve patient experience as well as patient and staff safety, according to a news release. Construction will begin this summer. "Our remodeled ED will improve our capacity to care for...
February 2, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 1, 2017
Letter: Adopt Tobacco 21 to protect youths
Minnesota has long been a leader in protecting public health — and we have the opportunity to take another bold step now that would positively impact thousands of young lives. Raising the sale age for tobacco to 21 would prevent 30,000 Minnesota kids from becoming smokers over...
February 1, 2017 - 7:00am
January 26, 2017
Report: Minnesota among top 10 most expensive states for smokers
A new report ranks Minnesota among the most expensive states for smokers in cost per year and over a lifetime. Minnesota placed 44th out of 50...
January 26, 2017 - 7:00am
January 25, 2017
Viewpoint: Pharmaceuticals are health care scapegoat
According to the latest report from the Altarum Institute, "moderate 2016 health-spending growth continues a slow downward trend." Unfortunately,...
January 25, 2017 - 2:57pm
January 18, 2017
Flu cases taking flight
Flu season has taken flight and officials are urging people to get vaccinated. Minnesota and Wisconsin health officials say it's not too late...
January 18, 2017 - 7:00am
January 12, 2017
Health briefs: Blood in short supply; snow blower safety tips
The American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for blood and platelet donors after about 37,000 fewer donations were given in November and...
January 12, 2017 - 4:30pm
January 11, 2017
Know the ABCs of vitamins
The start of a new year can be a source of inspiration to get healthy, and for some that means a renewed focus on nutrition. But how much of...
January 11, 2017 - 9:00am