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February 26, 2018
Trish Nolan sits with her cat Tuesday, Feb. 20. The two were recently reunited after Nolan spent some time in the hospital for depression. John R. Russett / RiverTown Multimedia
Spotlight on mental health: Trish's story
February 26, 2018 - 6:01pm
Dakota County Sheriff Tim Leslie said law enforcement isn't the long-term answer to addressing mental health. RiverTown Multimedia file photo
An overwhelming demand: Lack of mental health facilities is critical
February 26, 2018 - 6:00pm
February 23, 2018
Gum disease, what causes it, how to prevent it
February 23, 2018 - 2:11pm
February 16, 2018
Pierce County Health Department WI WINS Coordinator Angela Hines (left) with BP AMCO Prescott store manager Naomi Estes. Submitted photo
Health briefs: Tobacco sales to minors decrease in Pierce County; Severe winter weather, flu disrupting blood donations
February 16, 2018 - 10:24am
February 14, 2018
Amanda Geving of Hudson received a kidney from her mom Mary Rudolph 22 years ago. Submitted photo
Mom gives daughter life, twice
February 14, 2018 - 8:00am
Andrew Akhaphong
Viewpoint: Love your heart, too
February 14, 2018 - 8:00am
February 11, 2018
Mayo Clinic proposing Hudson location
February 11, 2018 - 9:12pm
February 9, 2018
Taking the temperature of health care part 2: Decisions, decisions
February 9, 2018 - 6:11am
February 6, 2018
February is Heart Health Month
February 6, 2018 - 10:03am
February 3, 2018
Taking the temperature of health care part 1: The doctor-patient relationship
February 3, 2018 - 9:45am
January 26, 2018
Mike McQuiston and his wife Darci Strutt, pictured ahead of their turn as the Pepper Fest Good Neighbors in 2015, will be the riders for this year’s “Living with Dementia” balloon. The balloon will fly during the Hudson Hot Air Affair starting on Friday, Jan. 26. File photo
Living with dementia doesn't mean staying earthbound
January 26, 2018 - 7:49am
January 24, 2018
Andrew Akhaphong
Viewpoint: Be well for a healthy new year
January 24, 2018 - 6:19am
January 13, 2018
Lindsey Moreland, along with her family (mom Lauri, dad Todd, sister Brittany, grandma Ida and aunt Linda) wrote and published "Autism: A Family Lives Beyond the Label, The Lindsey Moreland Story." Sara Tischauser / RiverTown Multimedia
River Falls family shares their life with autism
January 13, 2018 - 4:00pm
January 12, 2018
Health briefs: Allina Health announces restricted hospital visitor guidelines; Tips on joining a health club
January 12, 2018 - 1:10pm
January 10, 2018
Snow blowers can make light work of clearing sidewalks and driveways. Before tackling a big snowfall, the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute recommends snow blower owners to check their equipment and read the manual. File photo
Preparation is key to safe snow blower operation
January 10, 2018 - 7:49am