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High lead level found in 1-year-old

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WORTHINGTON -- A 1-year-old child in Nobles County has been diagnosed with a "very high" blood lead level, and because the level is higher than 15 micrograms per deciliter, an investigator from the Minnesota Department of Health's Asbestos and Lead Compliance Program will visit the county next week to visit the home where the child resides.

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Julie Buntjer
Julie Buntjer joined the Daily Globe newsroom in December 2003, after working more than nine years for weekly newspapers. A native of Worthington and graduate of Worthington High School, then-Worthington Community College and South Dakota State University, she has a bachelor's degree in agriculture journalism. At the Daily Globe, Julie covers the agricultural beat, as well as Nobles County government, watersheds, community news and feature stories. In her spare time, she enjoys needlework (cross-stitch and hardanger embroidery), reading, travel, fishing and spending time with family. Find more of her stories of farm life, family and various other tidbits at www.farmbleat.areavoices.com.
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