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March 3, 2017
Rep. John Nygren (left) and Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch (right) stand with Gov. Walker at the Aurora BayCare Medical Center in Green Bay. Nygren and Kleefisch are the co-heads of Walker's opioid abuse task force. (Photo courtesy of Rep. John Nygren's Office)
Lawmakers address heroin, meth epidemic in Wisconsin
March 3, 2017 - 9:01am
February 20, 2017
In 2015, 65 stakeholders met in the River Falls Public Library to discuss the 2017-2019 plan for Healthier Together. (Photo Courtesy of Heather Logelin)
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
February 20, 2017 - 8:00am
February 1, 2017
COLUMN: Are you getting reliable nutrition information?
February 1, 2017 - 11:17am
January 10, 2017
(From left) Loren Stapleton joined Brooke and Hallie Johnson and a lot of other folks at the 2016 the Walk to End Alzheimer’s in New Richmond. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)
Curing dementia the best solution
January 10, 2017 - 6:00am
December 23, 2016
Obesity numbers up almost 9 percent in Wisconsin
December 23, 2016 - 8:08am
December 1, 2016
Tiffany Wesser (left) serves a meal to a resident at Preferred Senior Living in Ellsworth. Wesser has been at the facility for two years. She said she enjoys hearing the residents stories and thinks long-term care, especially elderly long-term care is a "great place for nurses to get experience." (Herald photo by Jalen Knuteson)
'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
December 1, 2016 - 4:02pm
Anna Schingledecker (left) and Mary Schramski work on a puzzle at Preferred Senior Living in Ellsworth. Schingledecker was working on a puzzle with a picture of a 10-point buck. In her hunting days she is proud to have shot a 12-pointer. (Herald photo by Jalen Knuteson)
'You get what you pay for' (part 3): Wages lead to staff shortages
December 1, 2016 - 2:31pm
November 29, 2016
Ruth Hartung, who has been working at Plum City Care Center for 41 years, looks out toward where the residents are eating at the facility. (Herald photo by Jalen Knuteson)
'You get what you pay for' (part 2): A 'Shining Star' in Plum City
November 29, 2016 - 1:47pm
November 11, 2016
Compassion, comfort and caring: Veteran finds friend in county nurse
November 11, 2016 - 10:12am
October 17, 2016
Local coats for kids program returns
October 17, 2016 - 10:01am
August 10, 2016
West Nile virus confirmed in Pierce County bird
August 10, 2016 - 4:40pm
August 2, 2016
August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month
August 2, 2016 - 1:59pm
July 19, 2016
Flu Mist option not recommended for 2016-17 influenza season
July 19, 2016 - 1:00pm
May 26, 2016
St. Croix Valley Foundation Leaders Forum: building dementia-friendly communities
May 26, 2016 - 7:58am
March 14, 2016
If you enjoy horses and people your help is needed
March 14, 2016 - 3:31pm