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January 4, 2017
Lawsuit says Coca-Cola downplays risks of sugary drinks
January 4, 2017 - 11:18pm
President Barack Obama arrives with New York Rep. Joe Crowley (back left), Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi to meet with House and Senate Democrats to discuss the Affordable Care Act on Capitol Hill in Washington Jan. 4, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Republicans make repealing Obamacare 'first order of business'
January 4, 2017 - 10:54pm
With the start of the new year, Kandiyohi County’s new smoke-free ordinance also is now in effect. The ordinance adds electronic cigarettes to the definition of smoking, in effect regulating e-cigarettes the same as conventional cigarettes. (Briana Sanchez / Tribune)
Kandiyohi County smoke-free ordinance takes effect
January 4, 2017 - 8:01am
December 20, 2016
One dead, several hospitalized in carbon monoxide poisoning incident at north central MN home
December 20, 2016 - 2:00pm
3 EMS workers among 8 in Minn. city treated for CO poisoning
December 20, 2016 - 12:12pm
December 18, 2016
Dr. Henry Heimlich (L), the 96-year-old Cincinnati surgeon credited with inventing the life-saving technique named for him, poses with Patty Ris, 87, who he saved this week from choking on a hamburger, at the Deupree House seniors' home in Cincinatti, Ohio, U.S. May 27, 2016. Episcopal Retirement Services/Bryan Reynolds/Handout via REUTERS/File Photo
Henry Heimlich, of Heimlich maneuver fame, dies at 96
December 18, 2016 - 11:52am
December 15, 2016
Members chosen for Willmar community health panel
December 15, 2016 - 6:49am
December 13, 2016
Health coverage transition looms for some in Kandiyohi County as Medica exits public programs
December 13, 2016 - 7:25am
Cleveland Browns quarterback Cody Kessler (6) is led off the field after suffering a concussion Nov. 20 against the Pittsburgh Steelers during the second half at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland. Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports
U.S. Supreme Court ends fight over $1 billion NFL concussion deal
December 13, 2016 - 12:07am
December 12, 2016
Athletes may be susceptible to the flu
December 12, 2016 - 5:30am
Women who had skin-to-skin contact with their naked babies right after delivery were more likely to breastfeed longer and be breastfeeding months later than women who didn't have their babies placed on their skin right away, the researchers found. Pixabay image
Skin-to-skin contact good for baby and mom
December 12, 2016 - 5:11am
December 8, 2016
Benson, Minn., native pens: 'Mama's Knight: A Cancer Story of Love'"
December 8, 2016 - 6:19am
December 5, 2016
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump in Manhattan, New York, Nov. 9, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
U.S. court puts Obamacare case on hold until Trump takes office
December 5, 2016 - 5:50pm
December 2, 2016
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The New London-Spicer School Board is considering replacing their turf football field with a synthetic turf.
NLS discusses health risks of synthetic turf
December 2, 2016 - 7:50am
November 29, 2016
Chairman of the House Budget Committee Tom Price (R-GA) announces the House Budget during a press conference on Capitol Hill in Washington on March 17, 2015.      REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo
Trump looks to Obamacare critic to overhaul healthcare
November 29, 2016 - 10:32pm