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Anoka Technical College Hosts Free Health and Wellness Fair

Finding Healthy Eating Choices at the State Fair

North Memorial Medical Center has come up with a list of healthier choices if you plan to do some eating at the Minnesota State Fair; items like watermelon, almonds, Greek yogurt, milk, chicken-on-a-stick, salads, and sushi.

The hospital is also offering offering free health screenings.

High Number of Whooping Cough Cases Reported in Metro

Anoka-Ramsey, Anoka Tech Expand Health Care Programs

'Battle of the Badges' Blood Drive Comes to Anoka County

The Anoka County Sheriff’s Office and Andover Fire Department are competing in a Battle of the Badges Blood Drive.
    
The drive is open to the community and will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15, at the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office.

Warning: Don't Drink Lino Lakes City Water

Lino Lakes residents are being warned to not drink the city water.

According to the city, the water system pressure dropped to a point where harmful bacteria could enter the system.

City officials say the water advisory is a precautionary measure only, but residents are instructed to not drink the water until noon Tuesday.

City Votes Down Clinic Proposal at St. Francis High School

The St. Francis School District will not be moving an employee-used health clinic to St. Francis High School after the measure failed to be approved by the city.

The current NeoPath Clinic is temporarily located at the Sandhill Center for the Arts in Bethel. It’s available to all district staff members that work 1,020 hours or more.