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PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 7/5/17 Meeting Agenda
AMENDED NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Stephen Robert Hovde Estate; Case No. 16-PR-69
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Ad For Bids - 2017 Road Work Projects
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Diane G. Kasten Estate; Case No 17PR38
ORDER TO APPEAR: 7/17/17, Case No. 15FA118, Cindy Hilsgen
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June 24, 2017
New director has a big heart for nonprofit, community
Chelsea Fiedler grew up in River Falls. Now she is hoping to give back to the community through her new job as executive director of Have a Heart,...
June 24, 2017 - 6:01am
June 19, 2017
WATCH: Allina Health River Falls Clinic opened June 19
RIVER FALLS -- The new Allina Health River Falls Clinic located at the corner of East Division Street and Highway 35 provides a hometown care...
June 19, 2017 - 3:24pm
June 11, 2017
Health column: What role will you play?
Along the way in my job as a doctor, I've seen things done for reasons I don't understand, and sometimes learned new things that I'm very surprised...
June 11, 2017 - 8:00pm
June 9, 2017
Camp Avanti receives United Way grant
United Way St. Croix Valley recently awarded a grant to Camp Avanti for a scholarship fund to send several children to camp who else would not be able to. Camp Avanti provides an occupational therapy program for children ages 6 to 15 who have learning disabilities and/or sensory processing...
June 9, 2017 - 11:24pm
June 7, 2017
Twin Cities YMCAs offer summer memberships for youths: Health briefs
Young people are at greater risk for risky behaviors during the summer, when they spend long stretches of time unsupervised. Decades of statistics demonstrate that violence, drinking and drug use rates go up during the warm summer months.
June 7, 2017 - 9:31am
May 31, 2017
Unicycle club offers exercise and fellowship
WOODBURY — A mix of adults, teens and children descended on Royal Oaks Elementary School with one thing in common: a shared interest in...
May 31, 2017 - 9:00am
May 25, 2017
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Medical professionals are routinely called upon to make choices with serious consequences for their patients. In his first book, a Woodbury, Minn., doctor uses his background in medicine to help readers make better decisions in all walks of life.
May 25, 2017 - 8:00am
May 17, 2017
Experience, strength and hope: Fight against alcoholism needs community support
For Angie Payden, recovery is like a game of Jenga, strengthened by individual pieces such as Alcoholics Anonymous, religion, family, friends...
May 17, 2017 - 8:00am
May 11, 2017
Writing to inspire: Minnesota love story included in new book
A new self-help book for women to find balance and reduce stress in their lives features a love story from a small town in southeastern Minnesota....
May 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 21, 2017
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
My name is Dr. Ed Ward, and I am a hospitalist at Mayo Clinic Health System in Red Wing. A hospitalist is a medical specialist who sees patients...
April 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 3, 2017
Lawmakers address heroin, meth epidemic in Wisconsin
With issues stemming from meth and heroin abuse becoming more prevalent in Wisconsin, lawmakers have turned their attention to fighting addiction...
March 3, 2017 - 9:01am
February 20, 2017
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
For two years the Healthier Together coalition has collected data and information from Pierce and St. Croix counties in order to determine the...
February 20, 2017 - 8:00am
February 1, 2017
COLUMN: Are you getting reliable nutrition information?
The internet contains an abundance of nutrition and health information. Social media pages such as Facebook and Twitter have increased our access to instant information through nutrition articles and blogs. The ability to easily swap nutrition knowledge is awesome!
February 1, 2017 - 11:17am
January 10, 2017
Curing dementia the best solution
The goal for the Alzheimer's Association was to find a cure for dementia-related diseases by the year 2020. The organization has recently moved...
January 10, 2017 - 6:00am
December 23, 2016
Obesity numbers up almost 9 percent in Wisconsin
The Pierce County Health Department recently reported Wisconsin’s percentage of obese adults has risen from 30.7 percent to 39.4 percent, with 29.8 percent of Pierce County adults in that group. These percentages show that nearly four out of every 10 adults in Wisconsin and three...
December 23, 2016 - 8:08am