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Avian flu toll tops 100 farms with four new cases
Neighbors extinguish fire yesterday at elderly Cosmos woman’s residence
District 16, 16A lawmakers ready for special session
Student heads to Washington
Top design expert guides Tribune redesign
NBA: ‘Disappointed’ Chicago Bulls fire Thibodeau
Prep Track and Field: Litchfield girls win 5A title
Prep Softball: KMS taken out in Section 3A
Prep Baseball Roundup: Litchfield wins 5AA-West
The Insider: Rambow leads Valley City State in RBIs
Jon Leuze’s work wins People’s Choice Award in Willmar, Minn.
New London, Minn., native Brady Toops on (off) ABC’s ‘The Bachelorette’
Norway Lake Township’s oldest living man, 91, to star in Sunburg, Minnesota, Syttende Mai parade
Syttende Mai celebrations in west central Minnesota
Artaria String Quartet performs in Dawson, Minn.
Rice Hospital nurses honored for making a difference in patient lives
Abrams joins ACMC urgent care department
American Family agent Hern earns certification
State electrical group honors Gatewood for industry service
Two from Whitcomb Brothers Grain attend conference
Marsha J. Rooda
Hermoine "Kit" Sundem Claggett
Dorothy N. Theis
Alvina "Al" A. Marklowitz
Video: Roosevelt celebrates act of kindness
Video: Let's Go Fishing Expo on Green Lake
Video: Ukraine teens enjoy time away from strife
Aurand — Elfritz
Boike — Williamson
Cartoon by Chris Britt
An anti-democratic sentiment
State infrastructure come first
Minnesota Opinion: Legilsature frustration goes across the state
Letter: Questions for Willmar council member Ron Christianson
Minnesota Department of Health
February 25, 2015
State issues annual report on ‘never’ events at Minnesota hospitals
WILLMAR — After a patient died last year as the result of a fall, Appleton Area Health Services examined the event and all the circumstances surrounding it. The hospital began implementing several changes. Bedside reporting and whiteboards are being introduced to give more opportunities...
news / region
February 25, 2015 - 11:31pm
February 20, 2015
Flu activity starts tapering off
WILLMAR — The good news: After an aggressive start to the season, influenza activity has declined noticeably this past month. The not-so-good...
news / local
February 20, 2015 - 11:37pm
December 22, 2014
Norovirus strikes Minnesota
Norovirus has been hitting Minnesota hard this winter, with about 40 outbreaks reported to the Minnesota Department of Health since the beginning of November. The outbreaks have occurred in a variety of settings, such as restaurants, schools, nursing homes and private gatherings,...
December 22, 2014 - 10:27pm
November 5, 2014
State health officials monitor travelers for Ebola
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Health is monitoring 48 travelers who recently arrived in Minnesota from Liberia, Sierra Leone or Guinea as part of the state’s precautionary traveler monitoring program announced last week. The department is trying to contact another 12...
news / state
November 5, 2014 - 11:46pm
January 24, 2014
Minnesota reports 15 deaths from hospital errors
ST. PAUL -- Fifteen patients died because of errors in Minnesota hospitals last year, according to an annual report from the Minnesota Department of Health. The “adverse health events” report, released Thursday, noted an overall decrease in the number of incidents reported...
news / state
January 24, 2014 - 8:40am
August 30, 2013
Minnesota suicide rate edges upward
ST. PAUL (AP) — Minnesota's suicide rate has hit the highest point in a decade, health officials said Friday. Suicides jumped 13 percent in 2011, to 684. That equaled a rate of 12.4 per 100,000 residents and was the highest since the early 1990s, the Minnesota Department...
news / state
August 30, 2013 - 3:06pm