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October 17, 2012
Whooping cough reported in District 833
October 17, 2012 - 10:00am
October 9, 2012
Whooping cough identified at Lake Middle School
October 9, 2012 - 9:27am
September 26, 2012
Mary Sather (left), Anne Langford (center) and Marilyn McCarty can be found walking throughout their New Richmond, Wis. neighborhood four mornings a week. They've taken up Nordic walking and claim it is a great activity to keep fit. - Photo by Jeff Holmquist
Nordic walkers take to the streets
September 26, 2012 - 6:34am
September 25, 2012
Vernice Evans has been playing golf most of her life and has led an active and connected lifestyle that she claims has helped her live 91 quality years so far. -Jeff Holmquist photo
Active Life is Key for Nonogenarian
September 25, 2012 - 6:31am
September 24, 2012
Marilyn Hayes demonstrates a neck stretch to her arthritic exercise class at the Hudson YMCA. Hayes instructs the class three times a week. - Jace Frederick
Ease the discomfort of arthritis
September 24, 2012 - 7:05am
September 22, 2012
How to reduce prescription medication costs
September 22, 2012 - 7:02am
September 21, 2012
A group of Minnesota drivers take part in a refresher driving course. Such classes help older drivers to become more aware of changing factors
that influence their driving, from their own skills to highway and vehicle technology. - Scott Wente Photo
Aging Drivers: Growing old doesn't mean surrendering the keys
September 21, 2012 - 6:57am
September 20, 2012
John and Mary LaPrairie, of Woodbury, will be leaving for Nepal this weekend with the organization Above + Beyond Cancer where they will climb mountains in the Himalayas.
Woodbury residents traveling to Nepal to climb the Himalayas
September 20, 2012 - 10:00am
Liberty Ridge Elementary fourth grader Joshua Somers underwent his fourth open heart surgery on Aug. 24 at Stanford University to correct a narrowing in his aorta.
Liberty Ridge student on the mend and back to school after open heart surgery
September 20, 2012 - 8:00am
Precautionary measures older travelers must consider
September 20, 2012 - 6:54am
September 19, 2012
Submitted photo
River Falls Medical Clinic and Hospital dietician Debra Sanders demonstrates a blood-sugar test to some visiting youngsters who were raising money for the fight against diabetes.
What you eat becomes more critical with age
September 19, 2012 - 6:50am
Let caution reign when beginning a new exercise regimen
September 19, 2012 - 6:46am
September 18, 2012
HealthEast eliminates positions, changes leadership structure
September 18, 2012 - 2:09pm
September 6, 2012
Amanda Krejce holds her 7-month-old son Wyatt as she talks about cardiofaciocutaneous syndrome. Staff photo by Riham Feshir
'Wish for Wyatt' aims to help Woodbury boy cope with rare genetic condition
September 6, 2012 - 8:00am
August 22, 2012
Whether your children are walking, riding the school bus, being driven, or riding a bicycle there are a few tips to ensure they are as safe as possible.
Safety tips: help keep kids safe, parents worry-free
August 22, 2012 - 6:56am