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August 30, 2017
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Editorial: The continuing need for vaccinations is clear
August 30, 2017 - 7:13pm
August 28, 2017
Beach-goers enjoy the water at Carver Lake Park in summer 2016. File photo
Eww: Blue-green algae found in Woodbury's Carver Lake
August 28, 2017 - 10:55am
August 24, 2017
A back-to-school checkup can help identify physical and mental health problems before they affect academics. Stock photo
What to include in a back-to-school wellness checklist
August 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
August 23, 2017
Micah Jeppesen, a victim of dating violence, agreed to tell her story in the HOPE Coalition 2017 film “Standing Strong” because she doesn’t want what happened to her to happen to anyone else. Ruth Nerhaugen / Contributor
'I thought I was going to lose my life,' MN woman recalls violent teen relationship
August 23, 2017 - 1:31pm
August 19, 2017
After her boyfriend became violent while they were on a date, Micah Jeppesen decided to share her story in the film “Standing Strong” so that other young people will be aware of what to look for – and what to watch out for – in a relationship. Ruth Nerhaugen / Contributor
Micah's HOPE
August 19, 2017 - 11:00am
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 1, 2017
Rachel Hewitt plays the ball during a home game against Hill-Murray in September, 2016. Bulletin file photo.
Rising ACL tears raises alarms for high school trainers, sports medicine professionals
August 1, 2017 - 6:00pm
July 26, 2017
Eligible blood donors of all types are urgently needed
July 26, 2017 - 12:04pm
July 25, 2017
A rendering shows how the outside will look for Fraser Woodbury, a children’s mental health clinic opening summer 2018 at 721 Commerce Drive. Image courtesy of Fraser
Fraser to open children's mental health clinic in Woodbury
July 25, 2017 - 8:11am
July 20, 2017
Despite being attacked by something -- perhaps a fish -- in Island Lake on Wednesday afternoon, 11-year-old Maren Kesselhon was doing well on Thursday. "She's not too shaken," said her father, Ryan Kesselhon of Duluth. Ryan Kesselhon photo
'She could feel her foot in its mouth': Minn. girl bitten 25 times in lake, possibly by muskie
July 20, 2017 - 7:52pm
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
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
June 26, 2017
Fidget spinners, a popular spinning toy, was included in World Against Toys Causing Harm’s yearly summer toy safety advisory because of the potential for a choking hazard. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Fidget spinners, hoverboards top summer safety warning list
June 26, 2017 - 5:11pm
June 11, 2017
Dr. Ed Ward
Health column: What role will you play?
June 11, 2017 - 8:00pm
June 7, 2017
Twin Cities YMCAs offer summer memberships for youths: Health briefs
June 7, 2017 - 9:31am