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February 18, 2018
Five ways Minnesota is tackling the opioid crisis
February 18, 2018 - 6:01am
February 16, 2018
Take flu seriously and it's not too late to get a shot
February 16, 2018 - 4:26pm
February 9, 2018
Restrictions for visitors at the Douglas County Hospital remain in place because of continued influenza cases. (File photo)
Fighting the flu: This year's influenza outbreak lingers on
February 9, 2018 - 6:54am
February 7, 2018
Julie Desautels, left, and Suzanne Sudmeier in the office of Life Connections, formerly known as Birthright, say their group left the international pro-life group to offer a broader range of services to the community. (Karen Tolkkinen / Echo Press)
New life for pregnancy group: Formerly Birthright, Alexandria office has new name
February 7, 2018 - 6:54am
January 30, 2018
Jan Malcolm begins her second tenure as Minnesota health commissioner Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, after Gov. Mark Dayton announced her appointment. About 19 years ago she was in that job for then-Gov. Jesse Ventura. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Fixing Minnesota elder abuse failures is new commissioner's first job
January 30, 2018 - 12:10pm
January 22, 2018
Rick Rayburn of Rutledge, Minn. points to the paperwork he was given when signing up for MNSure health insurance. After signing up for the insurance Rick and his wife Rose were placed on medical assistance. Once on MA, without notification from the State of Minnesota, liens were placed on their property to recover the costs of the insurance. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Minnesotans fight to change federal law allowing government to recover estates for Medicaid costs
January 22, 2018 - 6:00am
January 17, 2018
MNsure: Record enrollment for insurance through exchange went smoothly
January 17, 2018 - 8:22pm
January 13, 2018
Shingles: What you need to know
January 13, 2018 - 12:01pm
January 5, 2018
Alexandria residents save $8,300 in tax credits through MNsure
January 5, 2018 - 11:30am
January 4, 2018
Troy Becker / Forum News Service
Opioids become major Minnesota killer
January 4, 2018 - 2:09pm
January 3, 2018
Understanding opioid-related terms
January 3, 2018 - 2:36pm
Opioids notebook: Genetics one of many causes for opioid addiction
January 3, 2018 - 1:36pm
Two-year-old Kaidence Sletto, daughter of Adrianna and Kyle Sletto of Brandon, was diagnosed with an acute form of leukemia on Sunday, Dec. 17. She was placed in a medically induced coma and on a ventilator due to a mass on her chest that had been pushing on her lung, restricting her breathing. (Contributed)
Cough leads to cancer diagnosis for Brandon 2-year-old
January 3, 2018 - 7:08am
December 29, 2017
Brandon-Evansville sophomore Tanner Bitzan splits the defense of CGB for two of his 13 points on Dec. 19. Bitzan is playing with a heart condition that has required two surgeries in the past year. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Playing with purpose: Bitzan produces for B-E despite scare with heart condition
December 29, 2017 - 9:01am
December 15, 2017
Ways to keep holiday eating healthy
December 15, 2017 - 4:09pm