Johnsonville Recalls Pork Patty Products Due To Possible Foreign Contamination Article Image
Health Minute: 'Trapped Teens: A Human Trafficking Story' Article Image

Health Minute: 'Trapped Teens: A Human Trafficking Story'

"Georgie’s 'owner' decided to branch out. He liked the extra money coming in. He would send her to the local truck stop"
Mental Health Task Force Receives Grant From National Council For Behavioral Health Article Image

Mental Health Task Force Receives Grant From National Council For Behavioral Health

With only 5 of 250 grants awarded, the MHTF feels very fortunate
Wisconsin Food, Nutrition Programs Will Continue Despite Federal Government Shutdown Article Image

Wisconsin Food, Nutrition Programs Will Continue Despite Federal Government Shutdown

FoodShare members will receive February benefits this month
'Cold Days - Hot Deals' This Week At Schmitz's Economart! Article Image

'Cold Days - Hot Deals' This Week At Schmitz's Economart! Ad

This week's great deals from Economart!
Healthy Minute: E-Cigarettes And Vapes And JUULs, Oh My! Article Image

Healthy Minute: E-Cigarettes And Vapes And JUULs, Oh My!

Is there a difference between e-cigarettes and JUULs?
Health Dept. Issues Public Health Advisory On E-Cigarette Use By Wisconsin Youth Article Image

Health Dept. Issues Public Health Advisory On E-Cigarette Use By Wisconsin Youth

Tobacco Prevention And Control Program: E-Cigarette Public Health Advisory
Prescription Opioids Can Be Addictive And Dangerous Article Image

Prescription Opioids Can Be Addictive And Dangerous

"...if these drugs are prescribed by my doctor, why should I be concerned?”
Healthy Minute: 'New Year Reflection' Article Image

Healthy Minute: 'New Year Reflection'

Quitting any kind of addiction is difficult but not impossible
Healthy Minute: Managing Holiday Stress Article Image

Healthy Minute: Managing Holiday Stress

The holiday season often brings unwelcome guests — stress and depression.
Polk United Launches Community Health Needs Assessment Article Image

Polk United Launches Community Health Needs Assessment

Polk United is asking county residents to complete a health needs survey
More Jennie-O Turkey Recalled After Deadly Salmonella Outbreak Article Image

More Jennie-O Turkey Recalled After Deadly Salmonella Outbreak

Another 82 tons of raw turkey recalled
Recall: Organic Butter Recalled For Possible Listeria Contamination Article Image

Recall: Organic Butter Recalled For Possible Listeria Contamination

Minnesota, Wisconsin among states product was distributed
Great Deals Going On Now At Economart! Article Image

Great Deals Going On Now At Economart! Ad

Check out the great deals going on now at Schimtz's Economart!
Healthy Minute: Fight the Flu Article Image

Healthy Minute: Fight the Flu

Ways to avoid getting and spreading the flu
Del Monte Recalls Canned Fiesta Corn Article Image

Del Monte Recalls Canned Fiesta Corn

Recall of Canned Fiesta Corn Seasoned with Red & Green Peppers Due to Under Processing
DHS Issues Public Health Alert to Local Health Officials About Suspected Opioid Activity Article Image

DHS Issues Public Health Alert to Local Health Officials About Suspected Opioid Activity

Alerts Let Communities Know When To Reinforce Local Response To The Opioid Crisis
Healthy Minute: Don’t Do It Alone Article Image

Healthy Minute: Don’t Do It Alone

Prolonged Isolation Can Have Serious Health Consequences
Update On Multistate Outbreak Of E. Coli Infections Likely Linked To Romaine Lettuce Article Image

Update On Multistate Outbreak Of E. Coli Infections Likely Linked To Romaine Lettuce

Analysis of information available through November 30 has not narrowed the potential sources of contaminated romaine lettuce to a specific farm, processor, shipper, or distribution center.
Washburn County Health Dept: It's Not Too Late To Get Your Flu Shot Article Image

Washburn County Health Dept: It's Not Too Late To Get Your Flu Shot

Healthy Minute: Stress And Relaxation Article Image

Healthy Minute: Stress And Relaxation

While a little stress is good for you, too much stress causes our bodies to constantly be in the “flight or fight” mode.