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August 27, 2013
Cancer bikers get new home
The location has changed, but Bikers for Boobs will ride next month. The annual fundraiser that supports local breast cancer patients through...
August 27, 2013 - 7:00am
August 22, 2013
State chooses new care organization
Family Care in Douglas and 10 other counties in northwest Wisconsin gets new management at the start of the new year. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services announced this week that Community Care of Central Wisconsin takes over management of the state's Family Care program...
August 22, 2013 - 6:34pm
August 16, 2013
St. Luke's cardiac care wins with patients
Cardiac care at St. Luke's Regional Heart Center ranks among the top in the nation, according to patient feedback. Professional Research Consultants...
August 16, 2013 - 7:00am
August 12, 2013
Cooperative brings small-farm produce to supermarkets
The Wisconsin Food Hub Cooperative (WFHC), a unique new produce-distributing organization, is having a successful first season. Traditionally, small fruit and vegetable growers have had to rely on public markets and farm stands to sell their produce. The WFHC is turning that model...
August 12, 2013 - 9:18am
August 11, 2013
'Wizard of Oz' Munchkin Margaret Pellegrini dies
PHOENIX (AP) -- Margaret Pellegrini, one of the original Munchkins from the 1939 classic movie "The Wizard of Oz," has died. She was 89. Pellegrini...
August 11, 2013 - 6:52am
August 9, 2013
Knudsen joins occupational health team
Colette Knudsen has joined the health care team at St. Luke's Occupational Health Clinic, bringing five years of family nurse practitioner experience. Colleen received her Bachelor of Science in nursing from George Mason University in Fairfax, Va., and completed her Master of Arts,...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
August 6, 2013
Blood donations save lives, feed families
Local nonprofit Memorial Blood Centers and Second Harvest Food Bank is teaming up this August to offer generous volunteers a special opportunity to double the impact of their life-saving blood donation through a special promotion called "Pint for a Pound." For all eligible donors...
August 6, 2013 - 7:00am
August 2, 2013
Ask the Vet: Managing symptoms best solution for allergies in pets
Q: Do pets have the same allergies as people? Just like people, pets can experience problems when they ingest, inhale or make skin contact with allergens. Pets can develop allergies to many of the same substances that bother people. A few common allergies that we see in animals are...
August 2, 2013 - 7:00am
July 23, 2013
UPDATED: ME: Wis. boy likely died soon after going missing
BALSAM LAKE, Wis. (AP) -- A 2-year-old western Wisconsin boy who died in a locked trunk likely died soon after his family reported him missing, a medical examiner said Tuesday. The body of Isaiah Theis was found in the trunk of a car last week on his family's property near Centuria,...
July 23, 2013 - 3:15pm
July 22, 2013
Two killed, two seriously injured in Washburn County crash
Two people were killed and two injured in a single-vehicle rollover crash early Sunday in Washburn County. The crash on County Highway A in the town of Stone Lake was reported at about 5:45 a.m., the Washburn County Sheriff's Office said, and may have occurred several hours earl...
July 22, 2013 - 9:25am
Up close with loons, in service of science
Editors Notes: This is an AP Member Exchange shared by Minnesota Public Radio OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn. (AP) -- How do you sneak up on a loon? That's the question this night as wildlife scientists slide a boat into South Turtle Lake, a few miles east of Fergus Falls. The biologists...
July 22, 2013 - 7:00am
July 19, 2013
Dane County groups look at public health dimension of heroin
In Madison and Dane County, in addition to looking at heroin as a criminal problem there's also a heavy focus on heroin as it affects public health. It might seem odd that a group which helps prevent falls among the elderly is tackling heroin. But avoiding injury and preventable...
July 19, 2013 - 8:37am
July 16, 2013
Wausau man's reflections on heroin addiction: 'Every bone in your body hurts'
The alarming increase in heroin use across Wisconsin is being linked to the abuse of prescription opiates like OxyContin. Three years ago, heroin suddenly showed up in small cities and towns across Wisconsin. In Wausau, Marathon County Sheriff's Lieutenant Gary Schenck can pinpoint...
July 16, 2013 - 8:47am
July 2, 2013
Local governments can no longer restrict food or beverages
Critics say that the food and beverage restriction ban in the budget signed by Gov. Scott Walker could undercut his own health department's efforts. New York City's effort to ban large sodas was blocked by the courts. Any similar effort is now blocked in Wisconsin, signed into law...
July 2, 2013 - 9:42am
July 1, 2013
Essentia Health phases sugar-sweetened beverages out of downtown Duluth, Superior campuses
Starting today, Essentia Health will begin phasing out sugar-sweetened beverages on its downtown Duluth and Superior campuses. Essentia joins other health systems in the Northland and nationwide that are making the healthy change. "Sugar-sweetened beverages are a significant source...
July 1, 2013 - 12:49pm