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March 1, 2015
From left are: Jackie Paulson (The Lutheran Home, Certified Dementia Specialist), Rev. Joel Gaertner (Vice President of Ministry, The Lutheran Home Association), Mary Radtke (Director of Nursing, The Lutheran Home), Christina Marshall (Marketing Director, The Lutheran Home Campus/RFAH Auxiliary Treasurer), Sue Meisner, Glenda Zielski (RFAH Auxiliary Co-Presidents), Kathye Beebe (RFAH Auxiliary member), Rev. Kenley Mann (Chaplain, The Lutheran Home Campus).
Dignity quilts donated
March 1, 2015 - 6:00am
February 27, 2015
Photo illustration.
‘Spock’: He lived long and prospered
February 27, 2015 - 5:05pm
February 6, 2015
Lisa Burns poses in her kitchen surrounded by her at-home children Brooklyn, left, Lawrence, and Genevieve. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
More cancer, daughter’s drug use and burglary leave ex-nurse at wits’ end
February 6, 2015 - 6:00am
January 20, 2015
All Greenwood students participated in a snow sculpture activity as part of a wellness program. Submitted photos.
Snow play at Greenwood
January 20, 2015 - 12:54pm
November 25, 2014
Nutrition counselor, Romaine Hanson just opened a new business in River Falls called International Nutrition Counseling.  She has some important tips to be healthy this holiday season.
Tips for a healthier holiday
November 25, 2014 - 6:00am
November 21, 2014
UW-River Falls student, Tim Weller, took time from his day to give blood at the American Red Cross Blood Drive at the American Legion on Thursday. The blood drive continues Friday.
They want your blood
November 21, 2014 - 10:21am
November 5, 2014
Skin cancer screening coming soon at RFAH
November 5, 2014 - 9:08am
October 24, 2014
Chip Meyer and Lacey Anderson will work the crowd as hosts of the Free Clinic’s Variety Show Nov. 1. Tickets to the annual event are now on sale.
Free clinic supporters hope to entertain, connect
October 24, 2014 - 5:00am
October 23, 2014
River Falls Hospital emergency room nurse Ashley Svacina checks out an Ebola kit. The kits hang in all five emergency room bays and five overflow bays.
River Falls Area Hospital sets up Ebola protocol
October 23, 2014 - 9:44am
October 22, 2014
Kelly Ripplinger, respiratory therapist, Dr. Benjamin Morgan, medical director and Shari Durch, exercise physiologist will oversee a new local program this fall aimed at lung diseases. (Submitted photo)
Program targets new care approach for lung patients
October 22, 2014 - 4:00am
October 16, 2014
Polly Wymer receives her award Wednesday, Oct. 8, during an evening ceremony at American Legion hall. Shown from left: Jim Miller, American Legion Post Commander, Wymer, and Gerry Mattson, blood drive director. (Submitted photo)
She’s older, wiser and made a bloody difference
October 16, 2014 - 10:12am
October 12, 2014
River Falls is part of bike drive collection
October 12, 2014 - 5:00am
October 11, 2014
River Falls Area Hospital nurses and support staff  practice their skills and critique others as they respond to a scenario in which SimMan - the “patient” - experiences a heart attack. Shown are: Tammy Merritt RN, Pam Kammeyer RT, Amy Tryba RN, Mike Lien CRNA, Mary Johnson, Cyndy Bayer RN, Ali Kohel RN, Amber Villella RN (hands only). Patient depicted by SimMan.
SimMan hospital’s newest patient
October 11, 2014 - 6:00am
September 22, 2014
From left, Denise Hackel and Kathryn VanDusartz, NAMI-St. Croix Valley board members, receive a check from Heather Logelin of Allina Health. The money is going to help NAMI with their event on Saturday. (Submitted photo).
NAMI healthy event funded by Allina
September 22, 2014 - 11:30am
August 27, 2014
CVTC President Bruce Barker follows through on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and is soaked with ice water Wednesday at the CVTC Business Education Center in Eau Claire. Pouring the water are, from left, CVTC vice presidents Tom Huffcutt, Margo Keys and Roger button
CVTC President Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge
August 27, 2014 - 3:13pm