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March 29, 2018
Dakota County earns high marks in health rankings
March 29, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 9, 2018
Andrew Akhaphong
Viewpoint: Go further with food
March 9, 2018 - 11:00am
March 8, 2018
Health briefs: Help patients 'rebound' by giving blood in March
March 8, 2018 - 11:00am
February 28, 2018
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'Jail is not designed as a mental health facility'
February 28, 2018 - 9:27pm
February 26, 2018
Trish Nolan sits with her cat Tuesday, Feb. 20. The two were recently reunited after Nolan spent some time in the hospital for depression. John R. Russett / RiverTown Multimedia
Spotlight on mental health: Trish's story
February 26, 2018 - 6:01pm
Dakota County Sheriff Tim Leslie said law enforcement isn't the long-term answer to addressing mental health. RiverTown Multimedia file photo
An overwhelming demand: Lack of mental health facilities is critical
February 26, 2018 - 6:00pm
February 23, 2018
Gum disease, what causes it, how to prevent it
February 23, 2018 - 2:11pm
February 16, 2018
Pierce County Health Department WI WINS Coordinator Angela Hines (left) with BP AMCO Prescott store manager Naomi Estes. Submitted photo
Health briefs: Tobacco sales to minors decrease in Pierce County; Severe winter weather, flu disrupting blood donations
February 16, 2018 - 10:24am
February 14, 2018
Erin Caroline received the gift of sight after receiving corneas; a traumatic brain injury caused her to lose vision. Caroline is making the most of her sight and thankful for the time she gets to see her daughter, Ilona, pictured here with her. Submitted photo
Organ donors giving a second chance at life
February 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
Andrew Akhaphong
Viewpoint: Love your heart, too
February 14, 2018 - 8:00am
January 24, 2018
Andrew Akhaphong
Viewpoint: Be well for a healthy new year
January 24, 2018 - 6:19am
January 12, 2018
Health briefs: Allina Health announces restricted hospital visitor guidelines; Tips on joining a health club
January 12, 2018 - 1:10pm
January 10, 2018
Snow blowers can make light work of clearing sidewalks and driveways. Before tackling a big snowfall, the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute recommends snow blower owners to check their equipment and read the manual. File photo
Preparation is key to safe snow blower operation
January 10, 2018 - 7:49am
January 4, 2018
Romaine lettuce via Wikimedia Commons.
Officials say to avoid romaine lettuce amid E. coli concerns
January 4, 2018 - 11:35am
December 7, 2017
Small Sums Executive Director Terre Thomas holds work shoes Nov. 9, 2017, that are available to homeless clients starting new jobs. The organization’s University Avenue office houses dozens of pairs of work shoes and pants. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
'Small Sums' add up: Organization supplies homeless workers with job essentials
December 7, 2017 - 6:27pm
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