Minnesota’s obesity rate rose slightly in 2020

News ReleaseSept. 15, 2021 Contact information Minnesota’s obesity rate rose slightly in 2020 Obesity is a known risk factor for COVID-19 and is associated with both physical and mental well-being outcomes Data released today by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows Minnesota’s adult obesity rate in 2020 was 30.7%, up from […]

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Pine County Food Distribution

There will be a food distribution on August 31, 2021 at the Pine County Fair Grounds from 10-11:30 am at the North Gate Entrance. Pine County Public Health will also be there to provide COVID vaccinations. Check out the attached flyer for additioal information. Final-August-31-Food-distribution-flyer.pdf

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Pop-up food sites for seniors 60+

The Central MN Council on Aging is partnering with Catholic Charities to provide frozen meal pick up at various community locations to older adults 60 years and older. These frozen meals are in 10 and 20 meal packs of in oven and microwavable safe containers and are being distributed thru a no-contact drive-through. Check out […]

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Hello 4 Health

Allina Health is thrilled to launch Hello4Health, an online resource to help people make and keep social connections! Staying connected to others is critical to maintaining good health, just like exercising, drinking water and eating healthy. Just like traditional ways to build wellness, building social connections requires investing time, energy and intention. That’s why Allina […]

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