Weather Forecast


Public health

April 9, 2018
American Opinion: This FDA announcement could save millions of lives
April 9, 2018 - 4:10am
March 12, 2018
Renville County Public Health owes back taxes on money-losing service
March 12, 2018 - 5:32am
September 20, 2017
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 
Miguel Albartz, foreground, and Carlos Juarez of Musch Construction in Pipestone help build the Dollar General Store in Renville.
Tobacco ordinance conflicts with developments in City of Renville
September 20, 2017 - 10:15pm
Renville's efforts effective, say supporters
September 20, 2017 - 9:44pm
August 2, 2017
Mary Ann Sens, Grand Forks County Coroner, Professor and Chair of the University of North Dakota Department of Pathology, joins Steve Gilpin, special agent with the state Bureau of Criminal Investigations, and Sue Thompson, wellness coordinator at Polk County Public Health discussing the opiod epidemic forum Wednesday, Aug. 2, at UND. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Drug experts at Grand Forks forum see confluence of factors behind opioid crisis
August 2, 2017 - 9:34pm
February 22, 2017
Renville County to study office mergers
February 22, 2017 - 9:24am
January 6, 2017
Seized handguns are pictured at police headquarters in New York, New York, in this Aug. 19, 2013, file photo. A new study says research on gun violence published between 2004 and 2014 was only 4.5 percent of what would be expected for something that is the cause of death of more than 30,000 people in the United States each year.

Reuters file photo
Gun violence is studied less than other major causes of death
January 6, 2017 - 11:00am
August 15, 2016
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Dr. Ed Ehlinger, Minnesota commissioner of health, left, plays a game of horseshoes Monday at Lake Lillian City Park with Ashlie Johnson. A native of Lake Lillian, Johnson is with the Countryside Statewide Health Improvement Program.
Pitch the Commissioner combines horseshoes, public health conversations
August 15, 2016 - 7:28pm
November 29, 2015
Public health enrollees face changes
November 29, 2015 - 11:30pm
March 10, 2014
Heroin overdoses pose 'urgent public health crisis': U.S. attorney general
March 10, 2014 - 7:41am
February 5, 2014
Tuberculosis remains high public health priority
February 5, 2014 - 11:29pm
December 13, 2013
For the last five years women from the Country Quilters group — many of them moms and grandmothers — have volunteered their time and talents to make “lullaby quilts.” Anyone interested in quilting is invited to attend the monthly sessions. Photo by Carolyn Lange
Volunteers make hand-made connections of love and support to babies in Kandiyohi County
December 13, 2013 - 11:15pm
December 9, 2013
Report identifies challenges, opportunities to improve health in Kandiyohi, Renville counties
December 9, 2013 - 5:11am
June 14, 2013
Kandiyohi County Board meets Tuesday
June 14, 2013 - 11:18pm