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January 20, 2012
An accident nearly two years ago dramatically changed the life of Gretchen Lange and her family. 
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Tragic seconds: Effects persist long after impact
January 20, 2012 - 10:13am
January 6, 2012
Update: Contaminant found in Pepin Height's Honeycrisp cider
January 6, 2012 - 3:20pm
December 22, 2010
Michelle Trumpy is the School district's consultant for nutrition.
Smart Choices aims for better nutrition, healthy kids
December 22, 2010 - 4:21pm
September 9, 2010
Hastings resident Kari Haege poses for a photograph with two children at a village in Liberia. Haege has planned a benefit for 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18, at the Calvary Chapel in Red Wing. The proceeds from the benefit are designated for a truck that would take the village's harvest to market.
Kari Haege of Hastings assists residents of Liberia
September 9, 2010 - 1:00pm
January 8, 2010
Dakota County Public Health offers more clinics for H1N1 vaccine
January 8, 2010 - 8:07am
December 28, 2009
Tyson and A.J. Werner pose for a photo in their Hastings home. The two boys have undergone a total of 11 surgeries over the past four years because of heart defects.
Heart broken
December 28, 2009 - 10:32am
December 22, 2009
H1N1 clinics scheduled, including one in Hastings
December 22, 2009 - 3:44pm
October 23, 2009
Assistant Commissioner Craig Acomb of the Minnesota Health Department Thursday defends the first day operation of Minnesota FluLine. Many callers who thought they had the flu reported hours-long delays before nurses returned calls, if they could get through to the line at all. Don Davis/Minn. State Capitol Bureau
Sick Minnesotans swamp FluLine
October 23, 2009 - 7:57am
September 25, 2009
An 18-year-old Aaron Tonder (left) smiles for a photo in 1998 with his parents, Michael and Jody Tonder. [Submitted photo]
Tonders aid mental health center in memory of son
September 25, 2009 - 7:12am
August 27, 2009
Minnesota State Epidemiologist Dr. Ruth Lynfield says that while the Twin Cities area has suffered the most pandemic flu cases so far, any part of the state may be hit in the next wave this fall.
Don Davis/Minn. State Capitol Bureau
Health officials: Everyone needs to be ready for flu
August 27, 2009 - 7:56am
June 12, 2009
State Health Department offers advice for preventing influenza
June 12, 2009 - 7:59am
April 28, 2009
House Speaker Margaret Anderson Kelliher of Minneapolis and House Chief Clerk Albin Mathiowetz Monday discuss whether a proposed health and services amendment is germane to the bill.
Don Davis/Minn. State Capitol Bureau
Health-care spending plans take shape
April 28, 2009 - 7:23am
January 29, 2009
DFL lawmakers to introduce bill on child health care
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am
December 12, 2008
Minnesota's first case of culture-confirmed influenza reported
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am
October 27, 2008
Children's advocacy groups discuss needs of families
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am