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January 12, 2018
Health briefs: Allina Health announces restricted hospital visitor guidelines; Tips on joining a health club
January 12, 2018 - 1:10pm
January 10, 2018
Snow blowers can make light work of clearing sidewalks and driveways. Before tackling a big snowfall, the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute recommends snow blower owners to check their equipment and read the manual. File photo
Preparation is key to safe snow blower operation
January 10, 2018 - 7:49am
January 4, 2018
Romaine lettuce via Wikimedia Commons.
Officials say to avoid romaine lettuce amid E. coli concerns
January 4, 2018 - 11:35am
December 15, 2017
Annual 12-hour blood drive is Dec. 21 in Oakdale
December 15, 2017 - 1:39pm
December 7, 2017
Small Sums Executive Director Terre Thomas holds work shoes Nov. 9, 2017, that are available to homeless clients starting new jobs. The organization’s University Avenue office houses dozens of pairs of work shoes and pants. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
'Small Sums' add up: Organization supplies homeless workers with job essentials
December 7, 2017 - 6:27pm
December 6, 2017
Health briefs: Small-group training classes offered in New Richmond; Lifeguards, swim instructors needed at Hudson YMCA
December 6, 2017 - 6:24am
November 23, 2017
Runners take off for the eighth-annual Hale to the Bird 5K on Thanksgiving in Cottage Grove. Scott Wente / RiverTown Multimedia
Hale to the Bird tops 600 runners in Cottage Grove
November 23, 2017 - 10:13am
November 21, 2017
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Q and A: How to avoid getting sick traveling for the holidays
November 21, 2017 - 10:36pm
Sledding injuries — such as broken arms, back injuries and concussions — are common at the The Urgency Room, according to Dr. Carolyn McClain. She recommends choosing snowy, not icy hills and to make sure the hill is free of obstacles like jumps, bumps, rocks, poles or trees before beginning sledding. Stock photo
Top dangers threatening to take the happy out of the holidays
November 21, 2017 - 7:59pm
November 13, 2017
Tuberculosis present, non-threatening in Washington County
November 13, 2017 - 4:40pm
November 10, 2017
Community United Church of Christ, 1145 Summit Ave. in St. Paul Park, is holding its annual art fair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11. Submitted photo
St. Paul Park church to hold artisan fair
November 10, 2017 - 2:18pm
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
November 10, 2017 - 1:44pm
November 7, 2017
Patrick Nickle of Cottage Grove served in   Afghanistan in 2009 with the Army Reserve. Nickle's year-long deployment is the subject of "A Soldier's Journey" by Justin Atkinson, a government producer at the South Washington County Telecommunications Commission. Submitted photo courtesy of Patrick Nickle
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
November 7, 2017 - 1:06pm
October 27, 2017
Minnesota Public Radio presenter John Moe speaks at the Make It OK Community Conversation at Stillwater Middle School on Oct. 12. Submitted photo
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
October 27, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 26, 2017
Rotarians (from left) Chris Blasius, Linda Yde, Gorden Hedahl, Heather Logelin and Terry McKay pose Oct. 19, 2017, outside Ezekiel Lutheran Church in River Falls, Wis. Rotary Clubs around the world observed End Polio Day held Oct. 24. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimedia
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
October 26, 2017 - 8:39pm