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By Crystal Dey / Alexandria Echo Press - ALEXANDRIA— A lot of questionable decisions were made in the 1960s. Was introducing the antibacterial agent triclosan one of them? The antimicrobial ingredient was first used decades ago in Dial soap and pesticides. It can now be found in personal care products, housewares and toys. Triclosan has also found its way into Lake Winona in Alexandria.
MINNEAPOLIS – A 27-year-old Blackduck man has been indicted in connection with the death of a Redby woman. Dustin Michael Johnson was indicted last week in federal court with two counts of involuntary manslaughter, according to a press release from the U.S. Department of Justice. According to the press release:
In my opinion, I don’t think it was a good idea to have the person from RDO at the agriculture day at the school if he was the only one...
The Rotary Fitness Park at Century School is at rest for the winter. The goal of this project is to promote community health and wellness and to become well used by students, families and area residents. A dedication is planned in the spring, but in the meantime, the Park Rapids Rotary Club wishes to thank all those involved in helping make this project a success. Financial contributions from Arvig, Citizens National Bank, Enbridge, Hewitt Family Foundation/Northwoods Bank, CHI St.
More than 100 years ago, the American Cancer Society was started by volunteers relentless in their desire to change the course of cancer’s history. Today, the American Cancer Society thanks its more than 3 million volunteers – including the many volunteers here in Hubbard County – each of whom is creating their own legacy of compassion and dedication toward the collective goal of finishing the fight against cancer. During National Volunteer Week (April 6-12), the American Cancer Society invites you to stand with us to continue that legacy. We became involved because cancer has affected thos