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    Monday, September 10, 2018
    Midwifery care is a now offered at Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato.  For centuries, women have looked to midwives for advice and assistance in childbirth.  Today’s certified nurse midwives continue this tradition of personal, family-centered care as a highly skilled health profession drawing on the vast resources of modern medicine.                Two new certified nurse midwives have joined ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, September 06, 2018
    Mediacom Communications was named the nation's top cable company and Internet service provider by an industry publication. In its annual Telecoms Awards issue, TMT Magazine announced that Mediacom won the Best Cable Operator & ISP in the United States for 2018. In 2016, Mediacom made the bold decision to undertake an aggressive 3-year, $1 billion capital expenditure plan. Headlining the company’s ...read more
    Categories: Business, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Human Interest
    Wednesday, September 05, 2018
    A nationwide celebration of Falls Prevention Awareness Day  One day every year, across the country, thousands of educators, caregivers, health and aging professionals, and older adults focus their efforts on one goal: preventing falls. That’s why the Minnesota River Area Agency on Aging (MNRAAA) is partnering with the National Council on Aging (NCOA) and the Falls Free® Coalition to celebrate ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
    Monday, August 13, 2018
    "The Prairie Lakes Regional Arts Council is offering $300 Arts Scholarships for Youth in grades 7–12, and $200 for students in grades 3-6, who live in the 9-county area, announces Brenda Byron, PLRAC Executive Director. These scholarships provide select students the opportunity to study their chosen art with a practicing professional artist by taking lessons over a period of months. Artistic areas ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 01, 2018
    Medicare Cost Plans, a type of Medicare plan very popular in Minnesota, will be ending on December 31, 2018 for many, but not all Medicare beneficiaries. This will affect Medicare coverage for many people on Medicare across the state.  Cost Plans are ending, because a law passed by Congress requires the plans to end in most counties in Minnesota in 2019. This law requires that Medicare Cost ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release