The rollout of the 988 mental health crisis hotline in Minnesota

On July 16, the federal government transitioned the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline to a three-digit number. 988 is a resource that anyone can call, text or chat for mental health support.…

Vikings coach Kevin O’Connell prioritized health over intensity this summer — will it work? – Minnesota Vikings Blog

EAGAN, Minn. — Not long after he was named the Minnesota Vikings’ new coach, Kevin O’Connell made a request. He wanted a logo designed to capture the values he planned…

Homeless, incarcerated people in Minnesota had low Covid vaccine access

Homeless and incarcerated people had significantly lower Covid vaccination rates than others in Minnesota, according to a new study. Its authors say the findings highlight lingering inequities, even in a…

All-terrain chairs make state parks more accessible in Minnesota

Spending time in nature has been linked to numerous benefits, including improved attention, lower stress, better mood and a reduced risk of psychiatric disorders. However, individuals with mobility issues may…

Minnesota Twins SS Carlos Correa put on COVID-19 IL after testing positive

DETROIT — Carlos Correa was placed on the COVID-19 injured list by the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday, a day after the team said the shortstop had tested positive. Correa missed…

Minnesota announces new Midway COVID-19 Community Testing site

News Release May 11, 2022 New site will consolidate two metro sites while ensuring testing needs and demands are met The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) is opening a new…

Minnesota Twins manager Rocco Baldelli, 2 players test positive for COVID-19

Minnesota Twins manager Rocco Baldelli, infielder Luis Arraez and right-hander Dylan Bundy have tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of Thursday’s game against the Baltimore Orioles, the team announced. Bench coach…

Countryside Public Health: COVID-19 death rate in southwest Minnesota surpassed state rate – West Central Tribune

GRANITE FALLS — When it came to vaccination and positivity rates for COVID-19, the five counties served by Countryside Public Health mirrored the average in Minnesota through the course of…

Minnesota temporarily bans sale and exhibition of poultry, claiming avian flu is hitting over a million birds in the state – NaturalNews.com

(Natural News) The Minnesota Board of Animal Health (BAH) has issued a temporary statewide ban on the sale and exhibition of poultry supposedly due to the spread of avian flu in the…

DVIDS – News – New courses help Minnesota National Guard stay fit to fight

February 18, 2021 (COTTAGE GROVE, Minn.) – Service members from the Minnesota National Guard participated in a Holistic Health and Fitness (H2F) facilitator course at the General Vessey Readiness Center…