Living Well with Chronic Conditions Workshop Opportunity

Take Charge of Your LifeLiving Well with Chronic Conditions Workshop During the six weekly sessions you will learn:  -Techniques to deal with problems such as frustration, fatigue, pain and isolation -Appropriate exercise for maintaining and improving strength, flexibility and endurance -Appropriate use of medications– Communicating effectively with family, friends, and health professionals -Nutrition -Decision making -How to Evaluate New Treatments […]

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Wellness Lounge Proves Well for Tenants

The Mora Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) implemented a full no-smoking policy for all of its properties, including 108 residents, effective January 1, 2012. Since that time, they have worked to enforce the new policy and make environmental changes to encourage and support tenants who choose to quit smoking. The $1,500 in Partners in Healthy […]

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Breastfeeding Library Available for Local Child Care Center

Marlene Marohn of Marlene Marohn’s Child Care located in Mora, MN, has a children’s book library devoted to breastfeeding. As educational tools, these books provide understanding and familiarity to the children in her care about breastfeeding and its benefits.  Children who have not been around a breastfed baby or that have a younger sibling who […]

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Lakes and Pines Community Action Council is Keeping Things Fresh!

Lakes and Pines Community Action Council is keeping their central office and satellite office properties smoke free thanks to a Partners in Healthy Living mini-grant. The council’s Board of Directors adopted a policy in October 2014 for a smoke free workplace and environment. With the support of management, the strategy was delivered in a consistent […]

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It’s Outdoor Market Season!

Come Visit the Onamia Area FARMERS MARKET Wednesdays 2-6 pmOpening May 20th* LOCATION*In front of the Farm Market Café on Wall Street For more information contact Barb @218-839-4489, Carrie @218-251-6738 or Dawn @320-532-5775 and are Welcome! Fresh Veggies Jams & Jellies Meats & Eggs Honey Flowers Maple SyrupFruits CraftsBaked Goods Different Variety Every Week!

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IT ONLY TAKES ONE CHAMPION

“It’s about building relationships,” said Laureen Williams, Student-Parent Support Program Coordinator, Pine Technical and Community College, states when asked about how she gets things done round the campus. “We have things in common with health and the Statewide Health Improvement Program (SHIP), so it’s natural to collaborate on projects.” Thanks to the support and technical […]

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Farm Market Cafe to Host Local Food College

University of Minnesota Local Foods College at the Farm Market Café, LLC Local Foods College is a series of eight webinars meeting at 6 PM on Tuesdays from January 13 to March 3, 2015.Join us for dinner & networking at 5 pm, free webinar starts 6 pm. Schedule of Sessions: January 13, 2015 –   Natural […]

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Community Collaboration in the Shape of a Shovel

Cambridge-Isanti High School has been hard at work breaking ground for their community school garden! The school garden is a great place to share in community as well as partner many facets of the school learning together. The garden is to help support produce needs for the Family and Consumer Science (FACS) Department for Cambridge-Isanti […]

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