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Posted at 2:00 PM

Bird flu returned to Minnesota after more than a week without a new case, as presumptive positive test results came back Tuesday from six turkey farms.

Updated May 26, 2015 at 11:20 AM

I feel like itís time to talk about something that Iíve been noticing for a while now. Itís kind of upsetting stuff, at least to me, so I just feel the need to commiserate with someone. You know, to talk it out.

Posted May 22, 2015 at 1:01 AM


Updated May 21, 2015 at 10:32 AM

The Statewide Health Improvement Program and local public health are working to make healthy choices easier in our communities.

Updated May 19, 2015 at 10:08 AM

I have a lot on my mind lately.My husband, Randy, and I have been caring for my mother, Wilma, who has had Alzheimerís since 2010. Alzheimerís runs in Momís family. Her father had it. Her sister had it. Her brother had it. Now Mom has it.

Posted May 15, 2015 at 2:00 PM

Bird flu keeps spreading to Minnesota farms.

Posted May 15, 2015 at 1:00 PM

An eastern South Dakota farm with 1.3 million egg-laying chickens is the first in the chicken-production business in the state to be infected with a deadly flu virus despite efforts to prevent it, state and farm officials said Thursday.

Updated May 15, 2015 at 8:28 AM

The right-to-die group Final Exit Network Inc. was convicted Thursday of assisting in the suicide of a Minnesota woman who took her life in 2007 after years of suffering with chronic pain, marking the first time the group has been found guilty of...

Updated May 14, 2015 at 9:14 AM

The Crookston Noon Day Lions have sponsored a successful blood drive. The 2-day blood drive was held in Crookston on April 23-24.

Posted May 12, 2015 at 2:00 PM

A push to make it easier for dentists to be reimbursed for treating patients with state insurance in Minnesota looks like it will succeed at the Capitol, but not by as much as advocates hoped.

Posted May 12, 2015 at 12:30 PM

One new Minnesota turkey farm has been hit by bird flu, raising the state's total to 85 since the outbreaks were first confirmed in early March.

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