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October 20, 2017
Jenna Elling is pictured with her daughter Annabelle Elling at a table to raise awareness about the drive for a Down syndrome achievement center in Hudson. Elling is among a group of families in the area working to bring a center close to home. Photo courtesy of GiGi’s Playhouse Hudson
Down syndrome center kicks off campaign with event Oct. 21
October 20, 2017 - 2:00pm
October 19, 2017
Stable Relations program coordinator Bridget McConnell with her horse Bubba. Photo courtesy Bridget McConnell
Q&A: Wisconsin company utilizes horses in learning
October 19, 2017 - 5:15pm
October 16, 2017
Ingrid Blair, right, with her son Hunter. Hunter died in 2016 from an overdose, prompting Blair to work to educate the community on drug abuse and reducing the stigma. Photo courtesy of Ingrid Blair
Education is key in facing drug abuse
October 16, 2017 - 3:00pm
Vietnam veteran Harry Hicks of Augusta leans back in the dental chair as dental hygienist Matt Rindhal, a Navy veteran himself, works on him at the 2016 Give Vets a Smile event at Chippewa Valley Technical College in Eau Claire. CVTC’s Dental Clinic will host the event for the third year Nov. 4. Photo courtesy of CVTC
CVTC clinic offers free dental care for veterans
October 16, 2017 - 10:34am
October 13, 2017
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Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
October 13, 2017 - 7:08am
October 10, 2017
Dr. Lucy Kalanithi reads from her late husband's memoir "When Breath Becomes Air" as WDAY reporter Kevin Wallevand listens. Photo courtesy of Dennis Krull, 5foot20 Design / Special to Forum News Service
Simply dying: End-of-life expert offers comforting advice
October 10, 2017 - 6:49am
October 7, 2017
More than 80 people attended a cultivation event to launch the Adoray Home Health and Hospice capital campaign to raise $5 million for a hospice house in Hudson. Land for the house was donated last year, and now the organization is looking at fundraising. Image courtesy of Adoray
Home for all: Adoray fundraising for first hospice house in area
October 7, 2017 - 7:00am
September 30, 2017
Teepa Snow, a dementia educator and founder of Positive Approach, delivers a keynote speech Sept. 29, 2017, for the 11th annual Caregiver Conference at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Conference Center. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
A unified front: 300 attend Caregiver Conference in New Richmond
September 30, 2017 - 12:00pm
September 27, 2017
Health briefs: Yoga classes offered in Hastings; Telemedicine program comes to western Wis. hospitals
September 27, 2017 - 7:00pm
Enjoy wild game safely this hunting season
September 27, 2017 - 10:03am
As Minnesota and Wisconsin grapple with solutions to further curb impaired driving, repeat drunken drivers continue to find their way onto the road. Youssef Rddad / RiverTown Multimedia.
At a crossroads: Repeat impaired drivers continue to slip through the system
September 27, 2017 - 8:45am
September 26, 2017
Hudson Hospital Rehabilitation Center staff congratulates the first graduates of its new pulmonary rehabilitation program. From left to right are: Nick Lister, cardiac rehabilitation therapist; Roger Rebholz, graduate; Nick Benson, pulmonologist and medical director; Lynn Wagner, graduate; and Etta Britton, respiratory therapist. Photo courtesy of Hudson Hospital & Clinic
Pulmonary rehabilitation program is benefiting patients
September 26, 2017 - 6:01pm
September 24, 2017
Editorial: No more 'one for the road'
September 24, 2017 - 11:00am
September 23, 2017
Westfields cardiac rehab program receives certification; Mesothelioma Awareness Day is Sept. 26: Health briefs
September 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
September 20, 2017
Caden Maddigan of Cottage Grove (center) is pictured at a recent Make A Wish event. Standing at his side are his mother Kyra and sister Avery. Immediately behind them are father Craig and brother Cody. Photo courtesy Craig Maddigan
Cottage Grove family rallies around teen’s cancer fight
September 20, 2017 - 9:22am