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November 23, 2017
Runners take off for the eighth-annual Hale to the Bird 5K on Thanksgiving in Cottage Grove. Scott Wente / RiverTown Multimedia
Hale to the Bird tops 600 runners in Cottage Grove
November 23, 2017 - 10:13am
November 21, 2017
Gwen Verchota
Q and A: How to avoid getting sick traveling for the holidays
November 21, 2017 - 10:36pm
Sledding injuries — such as broken arms, back injuries and concussions — are common at the The Urgency Room, according to Dr. Carolyn McClain. She recommends choosing snowy, not icy hills and to make sure the hill is free of obstacles like jumps, bumps, rocks, poles or trees before beginning sledding. Stock photo
Top dangers threatening to take the happy out of the holidays
November 21, 2017 - 7:59pm
November 13, 2017
Tuberculosis present, non-threatening in Washington County
November 13, 2017 - 4:40pm
October 27, 2017
Minnesota Public Radio presenter John Moe speaks at the Make It OK Community Conversation at Stillwater Middle School on Oct. 12. Submitted photo
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
October 27, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 26, 2017
Rotarians (from left) Chris Blasius, Linda Yde, Gorden Hedahl, Heather Logelin and Terry McKay pose Oct. 19, 2017, outside Ezekiel Lutheran Church in River Falls, Wis. Rotary Clubs around the world observed End Polio Day held Oct. 24. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimedia
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
October 26, 2017 - 8:39pm
October 24, 2017
'Fight the New Drug' event in Woodbury to examine effects of pornography
October 24, 2017 - 9:26am
October 23, 2017
Tracy McGarry (middle) had her home cleaned for free by Christine Groehler, Allison Bahneman and Sam Opatz through the Cleaning for a Reason program. Sparkle Plenty Cleaners owner Lynn Thoele is on the far right. Photo courtesy of Lynn Thoele
On the house: 'Cleaning for a reason' serves cancer patients
October 23, 2017 - 8:45am
October 19, 2017
Stable Relations program coordinator Bridget McConnell with her horse Bubba. Photo courtesy Bridget McConnell
Q&A: Wisconsin company utilizes horses in learning
October 19, 2017 - 5:15pm
October 13, 2017
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Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
October 13, 2017 - 7:08am
October 8, 2017
'Sisterhood' offers empathetic ear following cancer diagnosis
October 8, 2017 - 7:00pm
September 27, 2017
Health briefs: Yoga classes offered in Hastings; Telemedicine program comes to western Wis. hospitals
September 27, 2017 - 7:00pm
September 23, 2017
Westfields cardiac rehab program receives certification; Mesothelioma Awareness Day is Sept. 26: Health briefs
September 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
September 20, 2017
Caden Maddigan of Cottage Grove (center) is pictured at a recent Make A Wish event. Standing at his side are his mother Kyra and sister Avery. Immediately behind them are father Craig and brother Cody. Photo courtesy Craig Maddigan
Cottage Grove family rallies around teen’s cancer fight
September 20, 2017 - 9:22am
September 13, 2017
Head injuries and fall sports: How to protect young athletes
September 13, 2017 - 7:00pm
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