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Article Title Publication Name Date Published Category State
Hennepin County Continues to Test Public Beaches for Contamination www.kaaltv.com Jun 17, 2014 Environmental Health,Infectious Disease/Immunizations MN
Rise in Hepatitis C linked to heroin use in St Louis County, state Nncnow.com Mar 5, 2014 Infectious Disease/Immunizations MN
Tuberculosis remains high public health priority West Central Tribune Feb 5, 2014 Infectious Disease/Immunizations MN
Nobles County to Pursue Grant for New Library Construction The Daily Globe Feb 5, 2013 NACCHO in the News MN
Whooping Cough Returns and Outbreak Reaches Wadena County Wadena Pioneer Journal (MN) Nov 26, 2012 Infectious Disease/Immunizations MN
Medical Reserve Corps Seeks Volunteers Daily News Sep 21, 2012 NACCHO in the News MN
Facing Budget Cuts, 12 Counties Consider Collaborating to Deliver Human Services MinnPost Jan 27, 2012 Budget Cuts MN
Jack Miller Will Once Again Head Houston County Board in 2012 The Caledonia Argus Jan 10, 2012 NACCHO in the News MN
Minnesota Department of Health Awards SHIP Grants to Fight Chronic Disease HometownSource Dec 10, 2011 General Interest MN
Cuts to Services Hit Close to Home for Some in Minnesota The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead Sep 16, 2011 Budget Cuts MN
County Accepts State Funds for Roads Spring Grove Herald Sep 6, 2011 NACCHO in the News MN
Fairview Lakes Offers Garden Plots Isanti-Chisago County Star Aug 17, 2011 Chronic Disease MN
County in a Wait-and-See Mode on Reductions Austin Daily Herald Jul 23, 2011 Budget Cuts MN
An Uphill Battle to Curb a Culture of Tobacco Use Star Tribune Jul 20, 2011 General Interest MN
County Leaders Look to End of Shutdown, Start of Budget Effects Austin Daily Herald Jul 16, 2011 Budget Cuts MN
Shutdown Touches County Residents Hutchinson Leader Jul 14, 2011 Budget Cuts MN
County Recalls Some Employees Austin Daily Herald Jul 13, 2011 Good News MN
Innovative Public Health Program Faces the Ax The Star Tribune Jul 3, 2011 Budget Cuts MN
More Than 500 Local Employees Could Face Job Layoffs if Shutdown Occurs The Bemidji Pioneer Jun 29, 2011 General Interest MN
Shutdown Could Lay Off 1 in 6 Hennepin County Workers Minnesota Public Radio Jun 27, 2011 General Interest MN
Douglas County health soars Echo Press May 11, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Study shows Pope County health ranking is 39 out of 85 counties Starbuck Times May 9, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Report Shows How Koochiching County Ranks in Factors That Affect Health The Journal Apr 23, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Suicide Rates Rise and Fall with the Economy, Say CDC Researchers MinnPost.com Apr 19, 2011 General Interest MN
County Worries About Excessive Drinking, Car Crashes Isanti-Chisago Star Apr 12, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Sherburne’s Health Now 34th in Health Outcomes Star News Apr 10, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Security, Jail Fees, Top Board Agenda Park Rapids Enterprise Apr 9, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Meeker County in Top 25 for Health Outcomes Independent Review Apr 8, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
County Health Rating Dips Princeton Union-Eagle Apr 7, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
County Health Rankings Places County in Worse Position Than 2009 Chisago County Press Apr 7, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
County Health Rankings Slip Mille Lacs County News Apr 7, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
County Promotes Healthy Behaviors Austin Daily Herald Apr 6, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Sexually Transmitted Diseases at Record Levels in Minnesota Star Tribune Apr 6, 2011 General Interest MN
Wadena Looking to Improve Health Following Low Ranking KSAX-TV Apr 5, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
County Says Healthy Habits Remain Important Marshall Independent Apr 5, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
County Ranks in Top Half of State Health Report Waseca County News Apr 4, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Future of Lansing Corners Tao Be Discussed Austin Post-Bulletin Apr 4, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Freeborn vs. Steele County Health Rankings KAAL TV Apr 1, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
McLeod County Is Second Healthiest in the State Herald Journal Apr 1, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Share Your Stories About Health Care Minnesota Public Radio Mar 31, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Health Director: Behavior Key to Improving Wellness Austin Daily Herald Mar 31, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Brown County Ranks Among State’s Healthiest The Journal Mar 31, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Minn. health rankings -- where you live matters Minnesota Public Radio Mar 30, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Report To Be Released on County-By-County Health Rankings for All 50 States West Central Tribune Mar 30, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Ranking Minnesota’s Counties by Health Puts Focus on Poverty, Unemployment, and Education MinnPost.com Mar 30, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Northland Counties Among Minnesota’s Least Healthy Duluth News Tribune Mar 30, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Are We Healthy Part II Brainderd Dispatch Mar 30, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Carver County Ranks High in Health Chaska Herald Mar 29, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
How Healthy Are Minnesotans It Varies, Report Says The Star Tribune Mar 29, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
How Healthy Are We Report Ranks Healthiest Counties Brainerd Dispatch Mar 29, 2011 County Health Rankings MN
Senate Committee Passes Deep-Cutting Health Bill Star Tribune Mar 25, 2011 Budget Cuts MN
More measles cases in Minn.; officials push vaccine Minnesota Public Radio Mar 22, 2011 Immunization MN
Mpls. measles cases tied to fears of vaccine Star Tribune Mar 17, 2011 Immunization MN
Pierce County Asks for Help in Solving Alcohol, Obesity, Health Care Issues The Republican Eagle Feb 22, 2011 General Interest MN
Hennepin County Tries to Quit the Habit Minneapolis Star Tribune Feb 19, 2011 General Interest MN
Minn. Senators Approve Plan to Slash $930M from Deficit Fox News 9 Feb 3, 2011 Budget Cuts MN
A Six-Cent Down Payment on Health Twin Cities Daily Planet Feb 1, 2011 General Interest MN
County in Running for $650,000 Radio Grant Spring Grove Herald Jan 25, 2011 NACCHO in the News MN
Nationwide Report Gives Minnesota Top Grade for its Efforts at Investigating Foodborne Illnesses MinnPost Jan 20, 2011 General Interest MN
GOP Proposes $1 Billion in Cuts, Mostly to Cities and Counties Minneapolis Star Tribune Jan 18, 2011 Budget Cuts MN
Health Care a Rare Bright Spot in Employment Picture Star Tribune Dec 15, 2010 Good News MN
NRCHS Director Resigning Worthington Daily Globe Nov 22, 2010 Budget Cuts MN
Teen Tobacco Use Falls, But Pressure to Buy Remains Star Tribune Nov 20, 2010 General Interest MN
Technology to Assist County Health Program Brainerd Dispatch Nov 10, 2010 General Interest MN
Are Emergency Water Supplies Safe Fed and States Can't Tell for Sure Chicago Tribune Oct 26, 2010 General Interest MN
New Flu Season Puts Elderly at Risk Star Tribune Oct 18, 2010 General Interest MN
Hennepin County Sex-Ed Program Gets Grant Star Tribune Sep 30, 2010 Good News MN
Fate of Public Health Agency Still Undecided Worthington Daily Globe Aug 24, 2010 Budget Cuts,General Interest MN
St. Croix County / Businesses to Offer Free Vaccinations St. Paul Pioneer Press Aug 23, 2010 General Interest MN
District Cuts Summer Physical Exam Clinics Rosemount Town Pages Aug 2, 2010 Budget Cuts MN
6 Cities to Train Mail Carriers to Dispense Anti-Terror Drugs USA Today Aug 2, 2010 General Interest MN
County, Sheriff at Odds Worthington Daily Globe Jul 6, 2010 Budget Cuts MN
Budget Is Difficult For County Board to Nail Down as Funds Shift Chisago County Press Jun 10, 2010 Budget Cuts MN
Obesity Named Hugest Health Concern for Chisago Isanti-Chisago County Star Jun 9, 2010 Budget Cuts MN
County Ranks High for H1N1 Vaccinations Austin Daily Herald Apr 29, 2010 H1N1 MN
NM Cuts Prevention Funds for Grant County KOB.com Apr 11, 2010 Budget Cuts MN
County Health Snapshot for 2010 Puts Chisago in the Middle of Minnesota County Rankings Chisago County Press Apr 8, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
Health, Human Services Impacted by Unallotment: Governor's Budget Proposal Would Mean More Challenges The Lake Country Echo Mar 31, 2010 Budget Cuts MN
Mille Lacs County Shows Mixed Results in State Health Rankings Princeton Union Eagle Mar 27, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
Pipestone Near Bottom in County Health Rankings Pipestone County Star Mar 24, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
This Week in Government: County Looks at Cutting Services Winona Daily News Mar 22, 2010 Budget Cuts MN
Scott County’s High Health Rankings Doesn't Mean Work Is Done Star Tribune Mar 20, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
Public Health Seeks Input on H1N1 Preparedness The Fergus Falls Daily Journal Mar 13, 2010 H1N1 MN
County Ranks in Multiple Factors That Affect Health St. Peter Herald Mar 11, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
Vital Signs: Scott, Dakota Counties Star Tribune Mar 3, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
County Ranks 23rd in Health Northfield News Feb 26, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
Sherburne Ranks 34th in Health Outcomes Study Star News Feb 25, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
Otter Tail One of the Healthiest Counties in the Region The Fergus Falls Daily Journal Feb 24, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
Rankings Show Wide Spread by County in State of Health Spring Grove Herald Feb 23, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
Report: County's Health Ranks about Average Waseca County News Feb 23, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
In the Middle of the Health Road Redwood Falls Gazette Feb 23, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
Rice County’s Bill Of Health: Pretty Good Fairbault Daily News Feb 20, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
For South-Metro Counties, Health Ranking Isn't End of Road Star Tribune Feb 20, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
Brown County Ranked 14th in Health Outcomes The Sierra Vista Herald Feb 19, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
County among Worst in Health Rankings Morrison County Record Feb 19, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
Report Shows Lincoln, Lyon, Murray, Pipestone Counties' Health Rankings Marshall Independent Feb 18, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
Scott County Ranked Second-Healthiest in State Savage Pacer Feb 18, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
Winona County Ranks 10th in State in Overall Health Winona Daily News Feb 18, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
Health Report Card: How Does Your County Stack Up Star Tribune Feb 17, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
Polk County's Health Rankings Are Quite Sickly Crookston Times Feb 17, 2010 County Health Rankings MN
Pawlenty's Budget Plan Would Cut Aid for Cities St. Cloud Times Feb 16, 2010 Budget Cuts MN
On the Chopping Block: County Considers Eliminating License Center, Home Health Care Winona Daily News Jan 30, 2010 Budget Cuts MN
Counties Trying to Save Money KAAL TV 6 Jan 27, 2010 Budget Cuts MN
Hennepin County Approves Big Budget Cuts Minnesota Public Radio NewsQ Dec 15, 2009 Budget Cuts MN
County Cuts Spending, But Average Tax Bill Will Go Up Post-Bulletin Dec 2, 2009 Budget Cuts MN
Emotions Erupt over Hennepin County Budget Woes Star Tribune Nov 22, 2009 Budget Cuts MN
Trempealeau County to Cut Jobs Winona Daily News Nov 21, 2009 Budget Cuts MN
Layoff Hits Public Health Director Star News Oct 23, 2009 Budget Cuts MN
Sherburne County Imposes Furloughs, Pay Cuts St. Cloud Times Oct 22, 2009 Budget Cuts MN
Hard Times Hit Wilder Foundation; Jobs, Services Being Cut Star Tribune Oct 14, 2009 Budget Cuts MN
Sign of the Times: Family Services, Public Health Feel Impact of Struggling Economy Isanti County News Sep 16, 2009 Budget Cuts MN
Ramsey County Budget Vadnais Heights Press Sep 15, 2009 Budget Cuts MN
County Needs to Fully Fund Public Health Flu Fight Detroit Lakes Online Jul 17, 2009 Budget Cuts MN
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