MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Dental Association (MDA) has published a new brochure on pain management and the dangers of opioid use.
BEMIDJI — The Survivors of Stroke Support Group is for those who have experienced a stroke, as well as for their support person and/or caregiver. We offer group support, understanding and friendship, and provide information about stroke and stroke related topics.
BEMIDJI — Sanford Bemidji is hosting its free Survivors of Stroke Support Group from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Jan. 22 in the Education Center Conference Room at Sanford Bemidji Medical Center.
It’s that time of year when you’re looking to revamp your lifestyle, lose weight, get in shape and improve your health. But which diet do you select? How do you know which one will work for you?
BEMIDJI — Sanford Bemidji Diabetes Education is hosting its free “Living Well with Diabetes” gathering from 4 to 5 p.m. Jan. 15 in Conference Room C at Sanford Bemidji Medical Center (hospital). Attendees do not need to register ahead of time.
Did you know that only 5 percent of the population donates blood to meet 100 percent of patient blood needs? Misconceptions are a big reason why more people don’t donate blood, and new donors are always in high demand.
Beginning Jan. 14, Sanford Health will expand its current walk-in hours for the Walker Clinic to 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Chelsea and Jordan Fevold were married Sept. 1, 2018, at Bluewater Lodge in Walker, where their ceremony and reception was held. Chelsea is the daughter of Kyle and Jill Duclos of Walker, and Jordan is the son of Brad and Teresa Fevold of Roseau. Chelsea is the business manager for Bill Hans…
Walker-Hackensack-Akeley School’s Interact Club hosted a blood drive with Vitalant, formerly United Blood Services, that helped collect a total of 34 units of blood and three units of plasma for patients in need.
Pastor John and Cindy Dainsberg announce the marriage of their daughter, Casey Dainsberg to Stephen Nasca, Sept. 24, 2018. Casey is a graduate of Bemidji State University and is currently the paralegal/office manager at the Minneapolis office of the Institue for Justice (The National Law Fir…
MORRIS — Do you enjoy learning about the natural world? If so, consider becoming a Minnesota Master Naturalist volunteer!
BEMIDJI — Marketplace Foods recently made a donation of $1,013 to the Sanford Health Foundation of Northern Minnesota in support of its Edith Sanford Breast Center in Bemidji.
GRAND RAPIDS — Twenty-one residents of the Leech Lake, Red Lake and White Earth reservation communities returned Nov. 9 from a five-day leadership retreat.
PINE RIVER — The Rural Renewable Energy Alliance (RREAL) Special Projects Manager BJ Allen was selected last spring as the Mandela Washington Fellowship Reciprocal Exchange Awardee.
STAPLES — Region Five Development Commission receives 2018 National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) Innovation Award for their ‘The Good Life…FOR ALL’ project.
PILLAGER — The Central Minnesota Regional Sustainable Development Partnership, The Sustainable Farming Association of Minnesota, and Grampa G’s Farm, Pillager, will host a public open house Dec. 8 as the Deep Winter Greenhouse Prototype 2.0 finishes construction.
"Hospice was there when we were in great need, and we are thankful to the entire team for their kindness and compassion. Hospice helped us to focus on what really mattered.” —Brad Barker, Kathy’s husband