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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
August 5, 2014
Kinnickinnic State Park offers free kayak class
August 5, 2014 - 7:56am
July 31, 2014
RFAH recognized nationally
July 31, 2014 - 9:36am
July 27, 2014
Gathering beckons to those in need of shelter
July 27, 2014 - 6:00am
July 17, 2014
River Falls native Terry Pechacek is shown before and after 12 inches of his hair were cut off to be donated to Children with Hair Loss. Pechacek, a cancer survivor, waited until his five-year cancer-free milestone to have his hair cut.
His burden has lifted, his long locks shorn
July 17, 2014 - 9:39am
June 4, 2014
Shown, from left: Sophy Haydon, Ashley Thompson, Takara Layne, Alexandra Dalton, Registered Nurse Angela Dittmer, Ella Mahnke, Taylor Wozniak and Brooke Meyer.
Warm blankets for patients
June 4, 2014 - 10:15am
March 27, 2014
Somerset to host drug abuse conversation
March 27, 2014 - 5:22pm