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Leading this year’s campaign as its first-ever family Campaign Chairs was Brian and Katie Elwood with their children Michael, Evelyn and Matthew. Photo courtesy of United Way St. Croix Valley
United Way kicks off 2017 'We Fight for Strong Communities' campaign
3 hours 56 min ago
September 13, 2017
Head injuries and fall sports: How to protect young athletes
September 13, 2017 - 7:00pm
August 31, 2017
Stacey Zell, RT is coordinator of the Sleep Center at Northfield Hospital. Photo courtesy Northfield Hospital & Clinics
Start the school year right with 'healthy sleep'
August 31, 2017 - 9:00pm
Give blood, get a haircut
August 31, 2017 - 6:00am
August 30, 2017
Elin Aldrich, senior program coordinator for Journey to Freedom at the YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities
Q&A: Learn about Journey to Freedom program coming to Hudson YMCA
August 30, 2017 - 1:11pm
August 24, 2017
A back-to-school checkup can help identify physical and mental health problems before they affect academics. Stock photo
What to include in a back-to-school wellness checklist
August 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
August 23, 2017
A group of administrators and executive directors from across the state gathered to discuss current health care issues pertinent to their respective facilities with U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson in Marshfield Monday, Aug. 14. Topics included Medicaid, health care reform, and a public hearing for which Johnson said he would fly a few administrators to Washington D.C.

Photo courtesy of Kevin Larson
A never ending death spiral: SV Health & Rehab faces closure
August 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
July 20, 2017
Prescott guard Nick Simon shoots a 3-pointer during warmups for the WIAA Division 3 state semifinal against Lake Mills Thursday, March 16. Simon played football, basketball, and baseball in high school. He was diagnosed with Type-1 diabetes in May of his senior year. Jalen Knuteson / RiverTown Multimedia
'The signs were all there': Teen speaks out about diabetes diagnosis
July 20, 2017 - 9:00am
July 12, 2017
American Red Cross collections staff member Cherrelle Simon collects a blood donation from Clint Kraft. Clint says that he gives blood because his wife suffers from a rare disease. Amanda Romney / American Red Cross
Red Cross faces critical blood shortage
July 12, 2017 - 8:08am
July 3, 2017
A participant at a Second Wind Dreams Dementia Tour attempts to sort clothes wearing headphones to amplify background noises, glasses to reduce visibility and gloves to simulate the added difficulties associated with aging.
Photo courtesy of Second Wind Dreams
A glimpse into their lives: living with dementia
July 3, 2017 - 7:00am
June 24, 2017
Chelsea Fiedler, executive director of Have a Heart, Inc. stands outside Have a Heart, W10356 Highway 29. The organization, which offers services for people with special needs, has set quite a few goals for it's future, and Fiedler said she hopes to include more community involvement in the future. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia.
New director has a big heart for nonprofit, community
June 24, 2017 - 6:01am
June 19, 2017
Allina Health River Falls Clinic, 1617 E. Division St, opened June 19, 2017, just north of River Falls Area Hospital. The clinic will offer family medicine and women’s care as well as holistic services such as acupuncture. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
WATCH: Allina Health River Falls Clinic opened June 19
June 19, 2017 - 3:24pm
June 11, 2017
Dr. Ed Ward
Health column: What role will you play?
June 11, 2017 - 8:00pm
June 9, 2017
Camp Avanti receives United Way grant
June 9, 2017 - 11:24pm
June 7, 2017
Twin Cities YMCAs offer summer memberships for youths: Health briefs
June 7, 2017 - 9:31am
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