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December 19, 2017
In this file photo, Dr. Ed Ehlinger speaks April 14, 2017, to the media about opiate overdoses. On Tuesday, Dec. 19, Ehlinger resigned as commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Health. Robb Jeffries / Forum News Service
Minn. health chief abruptly resigns amid reports that nursing home complaints not investigated
December 19, 2017 - 2:20pm
December 11, 2017
Grand Forks Public Health director Deborah Swanson, right, meets with  Michael Dulitz, center, a specified opiate response project coordinator, and Curtis Scanson, left, social detox coordinator. They have been brought on board to oversee the county's response to substance abuse. They now fill roles that likely would not have existed at the public health center of a generation ago. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Healthy questions: For measuring region's health outcomes, questions are complicated
December 11, 2017 - 9:00am
October 26, 2017
President Trump walks past reporters on Wednesday before his announcement on opioids. Bill O'Leary / Washington Post
Trump praised for discussing opioids, criticized for not providing money
October 26, 2017 - 5:19pm
May 10, 2017
Denise Krangenbring talks about measles Thursday, April 27, 2017, at the Kandiyohi Health and Human Services Building in Willmar, Minn. Briana Sanchez / Forum News Service
Minnesota measles outbreak prompts emergency fund request
May 10, 2017 - 6:51pm
April 14, 2017
Narcan, counteragent in opioid overdoses, becoming more widely available in Minn.
April 14, 2017 - 3:51pm
August 31, 2016
Taking a drink of what he said was clean Minnesota water, Gov. Mark Dayton launches a drive to get people to sign a pledge to protect the state's water on Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Dayton wants Minnesotans to take clean water pledge
August 31, 2016 - 6:36am
August 13, 2016
Health Commissioner to visit Lake Lillian for horseshoes and conversation Monday
August 13, 2016 - 10:08am
July 1, 2016
Minnesota Health Commissioner  Dr. Ed Ehlinger announces Friday that four state agencies are working together on the problem of over use of antibiotics. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Antibiotics: Too much of a good thing turns deadly
July 1, 2016 - 7:44pm
Uninsured rate in Minnesota nearly halves
March 1, 2016 - 10:14am
July 13, 2015
Dirty air may contribute to 2,000 metro deaths a year
July 13, 2015 - 10:31pm