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Electrical problem closes Stillwater lift bridge
Hudson man accused of entering home, boat
Wisconsin roundup: Johnson says CBO report will help him decide on health bill; 11 more state news stories
Apparent CO poisoning on St. Croix River leaves 1 dead, 2 hospitalized
Amish teens injured after SUV rear-ends horse-drawn buggy in St. Croix County
crime and courts
Grab a buddy and learn to kayak
River Falls Legion takes third in Mankato tournament
Golfers honored for academics
Herum Cal League HR Derby champ
Meyer Middle Schooler heads to nationals rodeo
Every person has a fair story
New director has a big heart for nonprofit, community
How do they do it? Making the perfect cheese curd
Hudson brings talent to Minnesota film
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 7/13/17 Hearing - Rohl Trust rezone
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/25/17 Special Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 7/5/17 Town Board Meeting
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 7/17/17, Case No. 17-CV-129, Valerie Sowa
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Amended Ad For Bids - 2017 Mill & Overlay
Jon K. Volkmann, 54
Amil E. "Jack" Bowen, 87
Corey B. Carlson, 36
Matthias Cremer Putzier
Ashley G. Speer, 24
Viewpoint: Card skimmer bill aimed at stopping gas pump scam
Viewpoint: Fighting for affordable, quality health care
Letters to the editor
Arts Minded: Developing art scene is inspiring
Library Notes: You should never be without a good book!
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June 24, 2017
New director has a big heart for nonprofit, community
Chelsea Fiedler grew up in River Falls. Now she is hoping to give back to the community through her new job as executive director of Have a Heart,...
June 24, 2017 - 6:01am
June 11, 2017
Health column: What role will you play?
Along the way in my job as a doctor, I've seen things done for reasons I don't understand, and sometimes learned new things that I'm very surprised...
June 11, 2017 - 8:00pm
June 7, 2017
Twin Cities YMCAs offer summer memberships for youths: Health briefs
Young people are at greater risk for risky behaviors during the summer, when they spend long stretches of time unsupervised. Decades of statistics demonstrate that violence, drinking and drug use rates go up during the warm summer months.
June 7, 2017 - 9:31am
June 6, 2017
Time for a new stretch in RF walking paths
The network of pedestrian paths surrounding the Kinnickinnic River in River Falls is set to grow this summer—not once, but twice. City...
June 6, 2017 - 8:00am
June 5, 2017
May and June bring uptick in Lyme disease cases
STILLWATER, Minn. — It is around this time of year that Dr. William Manzel starts seeing a sizable increase in the number of patients with suspected Lyme disease. May and June typically mark the uptick in Lyme disease cases, since that's when the small nymph stage of the tick...
June 5, 2017 - 9:00am
May 31, 2017
Unicycle club offers exercise and fellowship
WOODBURY — A mix of adults, teens and children descended on Royal Oaks Elementary School with one thing in common: a shared interest in...
May 31, 2017 - 9:00am
May 25, 2017
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Medical professionals are routinely called upon to make choices with serious consequences for their patients. In his first book, a Woodbury, Minn., doctor uses his background in medicine to help readers make better decisions in all walks of life.
May 25, 2017 - 8:00am
May 24, 2017
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
"Mental health is health" is the Minnesota Department of Human Services' theme for May's Mental Health Month. The slogan is a reminder that not...
May 24, 2017 - 9:00am
May 21, 2017
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
The U.S. House has passed its American Health Care Act of 2017, but the U.S. Senate is writing its own legislation to replace the Affordable...
May 21, 2017 - 8:00am
May 17, 2017
Experience, strength and hope: Fight against alcoholism needs community support
For Angie Payden, recovery is like a game of Jenga, strengthened by individual pieces such as Alcoholics Anonymous, religion, family, friends...
May 17, 2017 - 8:00am
May 14, 2017
Editorial: Nursing home workers care — and we should, too
The American Health Care Association established National Nursing Home Week in 1967. For 50 years, the designation has provided a dedicated time...
May 14, 2017 - 8:00am
May 11, 2017
Writing to inspire: Minnesota love story included in new book
A new self-help book for women to find balance and reduce stress in their lives features a love story from a small town in southeastern Minnesota....
May 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
Minn. Secretary of State touts address confidentiality program
RED WING — As part of a tour of southeast Minnesota on May 5, Secretary of State Steve Simon met with local partners for feedback on Safe...
May 11, 2017 - 8:46am
May 3, 2017
Keep safe keeping backyard chickens
As backyard poultry-keepers prepare their flocks this spring season, Minnesota Department of Health is reminding families of a few safety tips...
May 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 21, 2017
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
My name is Dr. Ed Ward, and I am a hospitalist at Mayo Clinic Health System in Red Wing. A hospitalist is a medical specialist who sees patients...
April 21, 2017 - 3:00pm