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Food Safety Tips Minnesotans Should Know this Memorial Day Weekend

Don’t let food poisoning ruin your Memorial weekend. It’s important to make sure you’re practicing proper food safety techniques while you’re camping and grilling this weekend.

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Am I The Only One Who Gets Hurt Playing Children-Level Games? (Share your story!)

There are some people in this world, like me, who are meant to suffer an injury every time they play a physical sport. Please tell me I'm not the only one!

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Do You Know What Those Raised Dots on Sidewalks Are For?

Those squares on the end of some area sidewalks aren't there to trip rollerbladers. They actually have a purpose that's extremely useful for some people.

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Now Some Vaccinated Minnesotans are Getting Measles

The worst outbreak of measles since 1990 is among us, with the total number at 60 now. The scary part is that there are now cases with people who have been vaccinated.

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CentraCare Health Offering Immunization Clinic for Measles Vaccine

Due to the recent measles outbreak, CentraCare Health is hosting an immunization clinic in St. Cloud. It is Thursday from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m. at CentraCare Health Plaza.

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Demand For Measles Vaccine Increases As Outbreak Started At Disneyland In California Spreads
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Here’s How Minnesotans Can Avoid Getting Measles

There's been a measles outbreak in Minnesota. According to the Minnesota Department of Health, there are 29 confirmed cases in the state. One of those cases was just reported in Stearns County.

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Not Worried About Measles? It’s Spread to Central Minnesota Now

The measles outbreak has been limited to a county in the Twin Cities, until now. Stearns county can now be added to the list, and very likely much more to come.

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Spring Cleaning Time: Don’t Forget to Clean These Too

With Spring here, also comes getting the winter filth out of our home and getting it clean for the Summer ahead. Most people forget to clean these things that are just nasty filthy.

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April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Thousands of people die every year from distracted driving, according to the National Safety Council. To bring awareness to the issue, April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month.

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When Sick Co-Workers Attack

It's just part of the everyday risks you take by going to a job...catching a bug from a co-worker. It seems so unfair and makes you wonder what you did to deserve this??

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Minnesota County Health Rankings: How The Tri-County Area Measures Up

A new report ranks the healthiest counties in Minnesota. Carver county in the southwest part of the Twin Cities metro area ranked as the #1 overall healthiest county in Minnesota.

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What Tips Do You Have For Dating Your Ex?

(Almost) Everyone has been in a relationship. And there's a 50/50 chance that relationship will end. So, what tips do you have for the next person to fall for your ex's charms?

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