MN hospitals progressing in safety efforts



Events resulting in serious disability 2008-2013.ST. PAUL – Deaths and patient harm related to adverse events in hospitals and other facilities have been trending in a downward direction during the 10 years that the Minnesota Department of Hea… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Healthy FOR Life

IRON RANGER TO IRONMAN


Allan Donais, prerace in St. Croix, Virgin Islands. Photo submitted.Today my column reflects on one man’s journey of making a positive change in his life. Several years ago while working at the YMCA I met Allen Donais who frequently exercised there…. Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 173




 Greetings & Sallytations! This week’s Hometown Focus is all about HEALTH. Just for the record, this Sallyworld column started as a “Health/ Diet/Fitness” type of column over three years ago. I don’t know how it evolved to everything but h… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Mark’s Dos and Don’ts for health




Hello again, I’m Mark Yuccas (formally known as Mr. Leech Lake). Sally has asked me to contribute to her column this week regarding health issues. I guess she figures I’m some sort of expert since I get thrown under a bus in print each w… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Middle-age weight gain; dental x-rays: necessary or harmful?



 Q: I’ve always been active, and I don’t eat any more than I used to, but year after year (I’m 65 now) I gain a few pounds! Why does that happen? — Elsie K., Fort Wayne, Ind. A: There are a lot of possible explanations. Your … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this […]

To be or not to be…healthy




 Everyone has their own definition of what it means to be healthy. We also all have the reality of what life has dealt us, both genetically and by circumstances of living life. It could be an accident we were in, or a sports injury that is perm… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this […]

Range Fiberart Guild meeting on Feb. 6



VIRGINIA – The Range Fiberart Guild will meet on Thursday, Feb. 6, at 6:30 p.m. in the youth room (first floor) of Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Virginia. Marty Franklin, local high school teacher and avid tree climber, will present a session … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Ely’s big winter party is coming soon



ELY – Ely’s 21st annual Winter Festival runs from Thursday, Feb. 6 through Sunday, Feb. 16. This yearly celebration of all things cold features the International Snow Carving Symposium in Whiteside Park. The professionals who visit to carve he… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Winton Roadhouse prepares for May opening



 WINTON – The Winton Liquor Store plans to reopen in May under a new name and new ownership. Mayor Kathy Brandau said a purchase agreement with new owners was signed with a closing date set for January 31, 2014. The new owners are Kirk Budde, J… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Ice Lounge coming to Giants Ridge Feb. 7



BIWABIK – The Second Annual Ice Lounge is coming to Giants Ridge on Friday, Feb. 7. The theme this year is Sugar Island Ice Lounge. The Ice Lounge will be created by Chris Swarbrick from Ice Occasions who is considered one of the state’s… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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