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City approves preliminary 3 percent levy increase
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Boys Soccer: Park wins to end week, East Ridge stays undefeated with a tie
Girls Soccer: East Ridge improves record, New Life Academy looks to even record
Operation Migration helped whooping cranes survive
Football: Park, East Ridge improve records with wins on Friday night
Girls Swimming and Diving: East Ridge wins a close dual meet against Park
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Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
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July 28, 2018
No Kid Hungry continues to roll through the county
SOUTH WASHINGTON COUNTY — The CE Skoolie bus has been on the streets all summer for weeknight No Kid Hungry events. The events are coordinated...
July 28, 2018 - 7:49am
July 18, 2018
Salmonella Sandiego outbreak in Minn. linked to Hy-Vee
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Health is warning consumers to not eat Spring Pasta Salad from Hy-Vee if it was purchased before July 17. Six of seven cases in a Salmonella Sandiego outbreak have been linked to people who have eaten Spring Pasta Salad from four different Hy-Vee...
July 18, 2018 - 3:55pm
July 12, 2018
Health briefs: Urgent need at Memorial Blood Centers; Free summer meals app
Local blood bank Memorial Blood Centers is facing a serious challenge in maintaining an adequate supply of blood to meet the needs of hospital...
July 12, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 11, 2018
A prescription for nutrition: Doctors write Rx for fruits and veggies
In an effort to get children to eat more fruits and vegetables, doctors at HealthPartners clinics in the Twin Cities and St. Croix Valley areas...
July 11, 2018 - 11:19am
July 2, 2018
Health briefs: Study: Nearly all adolescents have eating, activity or weight-related issues
A new study from the University of Minnesota School of Public Health found that nearly all young people have struggles with eating, activity and weight as they move from adolescence to adulthood.
July 2, 2018 - 9:30am
June 14, 2018
Study: St. Croix, Washington counties score high on health ranks
Area counties rank in the top five of their respective states based on a variety of health metrics. St. Croix County ranked fifth in Wisconsin while Washington County ranked fourth in Minnesota, according to the America’s Healthiest Places study by financial technology company SmartAsset....
June 14, 2018 - 8:00pm
May 23, 2018
Navigating grief, 1 page at a time
Navigating grief is anything but a straight path. So when a Hudson woman set out to make a book on the subject, she said she decided to color...
May 23, 2018 - 2:00pm
May 16, 2018
Health brief: Mental Health Month highlights need for crisis services
Crisis services are a critical piece of the mental health system. During Mental Health Month this May, the Minnesota Department of Human Services is highlighting services that get people in crisis the help they need, when they need it. One of 5 Minnesotans face mental illness each...
May 16, 2018 - 11:22am
March 28, 2018
Washington, St. Croix counties earn high marks in health rankings
Area counties ranked highly in their respective states based on more than 30 health-influencing factors and outcomes, according to the ninth...
March 28, 2018 - 9:40am
March 9, 2018
Viewpoint: Go further with food
Going further with food is the theme of National Nutrition Month for March 2018. According to the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the goal...
March 9, 2018 - 11:00am
March 8, 2018
Health briefs: Help patients 'rebound' by giving blood in March
In March, while basketball teams are fighting for the chance to be crowned champions, patients battling cancer and other illnesses are fighting for their lives. The American Red Cross asks blood donors to help patients rebound by making a lifesaving donation this spring.
March 8, 2018 - 11:00am
February 28, 2018
'Jail is not designed as a mental health facility'
In Polk County, Wis., a man — young by most standards at no more than 23 or 24 — picked up the phone, dialed 911, then sat down on...
February 28, 2018 - 9:27pm
February 26, 2018
Spotlight on mental health: Trish's story
On a good day, Trish Nolan never would have met the man. It began as a group of four. They would sit around and talk regularly, usually until...
February 26, 2018 - 6:01pm
An overwhelming demand: Lack of mental health facilities is critical
Far from a new issue, law enforcement and mental illness have become increasingly more entangled since state governments began to close their...
February 26, 2018 - 6:00pm
Spotlight on mental health: Addressing the issue
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton in 2016 signed a bill allotting an additional $12 million over two years to the state's Peace Officer Standards and...
February 26, 2018 - 3:16pm