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Ms. Simplicity: Gift-giving during a health crisis
MN mom with history of mental illness gets prison for poisoning baby
Dayton, legislators work on health insurance aid as deadline nears
Collection of 99 vehicles too many for rural acreage
Former Worthington resident explores climate change, nuclear power in new book
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
Flyers keep Wild in check as Minnesota woes continue
Elks hoop shoot: Worthington middle schooler makes free throws all the way to Iowa City
State boys basketball: Huskies fall to Lake City in consolation game
Scott Rall: Another plan comes together
Letter: Expect little from new education secretary
Letter: Take time to learn about holistic, nutritional cures
Letter: District 518 board ‘out of sync’ with most of community
Column: Protecting firefighters' health
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William J. Wintz
Slyvester "Sy" Lonneman
Benjamin Bruce Raudenbush
Disheveled Theologian: Forsaken -- A few thoughts during Lent, week 4
Looking Back: 1992 -- Proposed hospital expansion plan advances
Cleaning up for colon health: Timmerman plays it safe
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Disheveled Theologian: Performance review: A few thoughts during Lent, week 3
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Goettsch 65h anniversary
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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