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August 14, 2017
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August 14, 2017 - 10:42am
August 12, 2017
UCare spokeswoman Lisa Austen presents Terry Werner with a Silver Sneakers Swanson award Friday at Anytime Fitness in Farmington. Werner was proud to receive the award at a special party with fellow senior members, family and staff who teach at the fitness center. Kara Hildreth / contributor
On the move: Farmington senior honored with Silver Sneakers award
August 12, 2017 - 8:00am
August 11, 2017
Minnesota's sewage systems are aging, with state officials saying many need major upgrades in coming years. Minnesota Pollution Control Agency photo.
Water quality remains a Minnesota problem. State launches effort to make improvements.
August 11, 2017 - 11:35am
August 9, 2017
The Hudson United Methodist Church has made a transition to accommodate the members of its church that have dementia. One way the church has made its services more dementia-friendly is by utilizing the projector screen at the front of the church.

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Hudson church goes dementia-friendly
August 9, 2017 - 7:00pm
August 4, 2017
The varsity softball team takes a group picture with the younger FGFA players in attendance. Alec Hamilton / RiverTown Multimedia
PHOTOS: FHS softball celebrates state championship with community celebration
August 4, 2017 - 9:00am
July 26, 2017
Farmington day care provider Jennie Jones and her children join hearts to wish Evy Sawczynec, 22 months old, well as she undergoes open heart surgery this week. Team Evy is Sam Stigsell (front), her brother Noah Sawczynec, Evy, Harper Simonson and Danny Carroll. In the back row are Zafirah Bamuya, Jones with Dylan Carroll on her lap, and Lauren Stigsell. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Team Evy cheers for quick recovery for Farmington girl
July 26, 2017 - 10:07am
July 20, 2017
Prescott guard Nick Simon shoots a 3-pointer during warmups for the WIAA Division 3 state semifinal against Lake Mills Thursday, March 16. Simon played football, basketball, and baseball in high school. He was diagnosed with Type-1 diabetes in May of his senior year. Jalen Knuteson / RiverTown Multimedia
'The signs were all there': Teen speaks out about diabetes diagnosis
July 20, 2017 - 9:00am
July 12, 2017
Farmington Superintendent Jay Haugen will walk in the Relay for Life July 21 in honor of his father and his wife. He lost both to cancer. “We are far from certain and far from good when it comes to do with anything having to do with cancer,” he said. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Haugen walks for family and others
July 12, 2017 - 2:18pm
American Red Cross collections staff member Cherrelle Simon collects a blood donation from Clint Kraft. Clint says that he gives blood because his wife suffers from a rare disease. Amanda Romney / American Red Cross
Red Cross faces critical blood shortage
July 12, 2017 - 8:08am
July 5, 2017
A bartender pours a beer at The Sovereign in Washington, D.C. MUST CREDIT: Photo for The Washington Post by Dixie D. Vereen
Lots of 'craft' beer is brewed by Anheuser-Busch - here's how to spot the real stuff
July 5, 2017 - 4:35pm
June 11, 2017
Dr. Ed Ward
Health column: What role will you play?
June 11, 2017 - 8:00pm
June 9, 2017
Camp Avanti receives United Way grant
June 9, 2017 - 11:24pm
June 7, 2017
Twin Cities YMCAs offer summer memberships for youths: Health briefs
June 7, 2017 - 9:31am
May 31, 2017
Twin Cities Unicycle club members say the activity is a great way for riders of all ages to get exercise and meet new people. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Unicycle club offers exercise and fellowship
May 31, 2017 - 9:00am
May 26, 2017
The Busby brothers of River Falls
May 26, 2017 - 9:40am
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