Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

health

August 10, 2016
West Nile virus confirmed in Pierce County bird
August 10, 2016 - 4:40pm
August 2, 2016
Members of the Red Hat Societea in Red Wing pose for a photo Friday, July 29, 2016, in Bay Point Park. (photo by Maureen McMullen)play button
WATCH: Minnesota club races walking aids in show of solidarity
August 2, 2016 - 2:00pm
July 25, 2016
Minnesota family comes together for Breast Cancer Ride
July 25, 2016 - 10:16am
May 26, 2016
St. Croix Valley Foundation Leaders Forum: building dementia-friendly communities
May 26, 2016 - 7:58am
May 9, 2016
HPD Detective James Wildman visited the Middle School Friday morning and was photographed with student Will Golden, who personally collected 160 pair of shoes for the drive. (Submitted photo)
Shoe drive results in 1,250 donations
May 9, 2016 - 8:09am
May 8, 2016
Mariposa Girls and staff pause to take a picture with the dental team, back row from left, Dental Assistant Shauna Flynn, Dr. Aaron Wachlarowicz, Dr. Luke MacMenamin, Dental Assistant Heather Thompson, Dr. Ben Fravel, Dr. Brian Whisler, Dr. Amy Ott and friend Kathy Santos who worked as the interpreter for the team. (submitted photos)
Local dentists volunteer in Dominican
May 8, 2016 - 12:34pm
May 6, 2016
‘Run Across Wisconsin’ raises awareness of mental health
May 6, 2016 - 12:44pm
April 20, 2016
There will be a screening of Programming Hope: Employing the Abilities of Autism Saturday, April 30, at 7 p.m. Tickets are $5 and available at The Phipps box office or by phone (715) 386-8409, from a WWAACC Board Member (emailinfo@wwaacc.org), and at the door. Seating is limited, so advance ticket purchase is recommended.
Programming Hope: teaching technology on the spectrum
April 20, 2016 - 9:55am
March 18, 2016
A benefit for Hammond resident Bill Anderson will be held March 19 event at Uncle Mike’s M Pour E Yum in Hudson. Anderson is shown here with wife Kelly and sons Jacob (12) and Hunter (17). (Submitted photo)
Hammond man aims to eradicate his MS
March 18, 2016 - 9:09am
March 14, 2016
Wait list for addiction services has county exploring options
March 14, 2016 - 11:42am
Emily Janisch says her family has learned some valuable life lessons from her battle with trigeminal neuralgia. Pictured from left are Jack, Ella, Emily, Lia, Jeff and Ava Janisch. Photo by Gusty Susa.
Hudson mother comes back from debilitating pain
March 14, 2016 - 11:11am
February 3, 2016
Pierce County Public Health Department Director Sue Galoff showed a binder of data reviewed by attendees at three recent community health needs assessment meetings. Two public health departments and four hospitals in this area are collaborating on the assessment effort for the first time. (Herald photo by Bill Kirk)
Health needs assessment needs input
February 3, 2016 - 12:23pm
December 31, 2015
Last August, Sarah embraced the story of a long-time family friend Andrea and her family. She decided to replace hurt with hope. Sarah began a campaign to try to raise $8,000 to give to Andrea and her family. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)
Replacing hurt with hope, Vater champions a friend's fight with cancer
December 31, 2015 - 9:29am
December 17, 2015
Mike Miller has been the caretaker of Willow River Cemetery for 25 years. Here his is in 2011 at the old cemetery on the west side of Ninth Street. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
The caretaker needs some caregiving; benefit for Mike Miller is Jan. 9
December 17, 2015 - 4:45pm
December 9, 2015
Dakota Jamison's parents are counting down the days until his autism assist dog, "Tank," is ready to come live in their home. (Submitted photo)
There’s hope in the form of ‘Tank’
December 9, 2015 - 12:11pm