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Carver County Public Health is seeking community input. Visit the Carver County website to take a short survey that allows respondents to rank what they believe are the top ten health issues in Carver County. Every five years, local public health departments in Minnesota work with partners to identify health issues facing their communities. This [...]

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Glencoe’s EAA Chapter 92 is again sponsoring free airplane rides for youth ages 8-17 as part of the EAA’s Young Eagles program. The airplane rides will take place at the Glencoe Municipal airport on Saturday, June 14 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The rain date would be the following Saturday, June 21, the same [...]

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As a recognized leader for reducing sepsis* mortality, Ridgeview is participating in a national initiative to improve care and patient outcomes from severe sepsis/septic shock. Sepsis is a lethal and costly disease; if not diagnosed early, the risk of death is very high. Nationally, the mortality of patients with advanced stages of sepsis is 40 [...]

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The 6th annual Cologne Academy Spring Fling Medallion hunt began two weeks ago. Weekly clues will be published in the Waconia Patriot and posted at www.cologneacademy.org. The medallion is silver and hidden inside a blue bag. The person who finds it will win a $50 Target Gift Card. If you find the medallion, contact Cologne [...]

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  After filling the vacancy of Watertown City Administrator earlier this month, Shane Fineran has been plenty busy, an aspect that attracted Fineran to the position in the first place. Fineran grew up in Anoka County and went to Saint Francis High School. From there, Fineran would further his education with an Bachleors degree from [...]

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The selection of 12 young women from dairy farm backgrounds on Sunday, May 18, in St. Cloud has paved the way for crowning Minnesota’s 61st Princess Kay of the Milky Way, the dairy industry’s official goodwill ambassador. The newest Princess Kay will be named just before the opening of the Minnesota State Fair in August, [...]

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