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More Minn. pharmacies to offer opioid antidote naloxone without a prescription to battle overdoses
Data: March 22, 2018
Minnesota considers limits on cameras in courtrooms
Pedestrian killed by motorist north of Minneapolis
Details released in Twin Cities area murder-suicide
Youthful Minnesota Duluth squad takes another step by taking part in NCAA tournament
Quarterback a hot topic for U of M football
NHL players are finishing their degrees - despite the homework and parking tickets
Don Lucia praised by Minnesotans, ex-Gophers in Wild locker room
Curlers get the call to throw first pitch on Twins' opening day
Letter: Lawmaker’s bill would assist pig haulers
Letter: MNLARS fix moving forward in Minnesota House
Letter: Be sure to observe National Nutrition Month
With a perfect son, it's hard not to be 'that parent'
Commentary: For Pelican Rapids, losing McDonald's a blow
James "Jim" Fox
Ronald "Ron" Schilman
Irvin R. Swanson
Patricia Eileen Mills
Impress your guests with sweet Zeppole di San Giuseppe pastry
Sparkling wines are not created equally
'Singspiration' event is Saturday night
No more crying? Testing the tearless onion
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
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Van't Hof 60th anniversary
Birth: Hailey Jean DeGroot
Holtrop 60th anniversary
Smit 70th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
August 2, 2017
Drug experts at Grand Forks forum see confluence of factors behind opioid crisis
GRAND FORKS — Mary Ann Sens offered a quick description of the web of issues underlying the national opioid crisis. "It's the perfect storm...
August 2, 2017 - 9:34pm
July 8, 2016
Five retailers fail tobacco compliance check
WORTHINGTON -- Five of Nobles County’s 28 tobacco retailers failed an educational compliance check last month, selling chewing tobacco or cigarettes to minors. Because the checks were made for educational purposes, the businesses will not be fined. Luke Ewald, public health educator...
July 8, 2016 - 9:18pm
March 13, 2016
For the health of it: Community Wellness Partners takes over where SHIP left off
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Community Services’ Public Health office in Worthington has welcomed half a dozen new employees since last...
March 13, 2016 - 9:49pm
January 26, 2015
Blandin Leadership group presents to council
WORTHINGTON — In a brief Worthington City Council meeting Monday night, a group participating in Blandin Community Leadership Training made a brief presentation regarding its interest in supporting the city of Worthington and the council. The Blandin group attended the first...
January 26, 2015 - 8:50pm
July 23, 2014
Health officials investigate Fond du Lac Reservation E. coli cases
CLOQUET — At least 22 people on the Fond du Lac Reservation experienced foodborne illness linked with E. coli bacteria, a spokesperson with the Minnesota Department of Health said Wednesday. The news was first posted on the band’s website Tuesday, when it indicated there were...
July 23, 2014 - 8:11pm
July 22, 2014
Pitching horseshoes and ideas
WORTHINGTON — As part of the statewide “Pitch the Commissioner” event series, Minnesota Commissioner of Health Dr. Ed Ehlinger stopped...
July 22, 2014 - 9:30pm
September 21, 2010
Nobles County commissioners vote for single-county plan
WORTHINGTON -- Two weeks after voting to pursue a couple of different options for the future of the county's public health agency, Nobles County...
September 21, 2010 - 3:53pm
September 8, 2010
Commissioners share public health outlooks
LUVERNE -- One day after Nobles County Commissioners agreed to release Rock County from a joint powers agreement for shared public health services, commissioners from both counties had an open dialogue about the changes coming forth for Nobles-Rock Community Health Services.
September 8, 2010 - 10:45pm
September 7, 2010
Public health options sought
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County commissioners voted Tuesday to release Rock County from the joint powers agreement for public health, but not until...
September 7, 2010 - 5:33pm
August 14, 2008
CDC assists in local TB investigation
WORTHINGTON -- Two representatives from the Centers for Disease Control have been in Nobles County for more than a week now as the local public health agency continues to investigate an outbreak of tuberculosis. Brad Meyer, director of Nobles-Rock Community Health Services, said...
August 14, 2008 - 12:00am
June 17, 2008
E. Coli outbreak 'under control'
SLAYTON -- It appears an E. coli outbreak at Wonder World Preschool has passed, according to director Diane Scarset. The first confirmed cases of E. coli came in mid-May, and the last case was confirmed June 6, with no additional cases reported since. This leads Scarset to believe...
June 17, 2008 - 12:00am