Tag: Norman-Mahnomen Public Health

NMPH Assisting in Child Seat Safety Checks as Part of National Child Passenger Safety Week

Ada, MN — This week is National Child Passenger Safety Week and Norman-Mahnomen Public Health is asking parents and care providers to make sure they’re following the right steps to prevent serious injury in the event that you and your child are involved in an accident. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 183,000…
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September 21, 2021 0

Return to School Means Return of Stress for Some Students

Ada, MN — As students head back to class today, many will be excited to see their friends and favorite teachers and get back to a little bit of normalcy. However not all students may be as excited. For some kids, school during even a non-Covid time can be stressful and throw the fear of…
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September 7, 2021 0

Parents Encouraged to Begin Getting Kids Back Into School Sleep Habits

Ada, MN — We’re officially less than a month away from the return of school and Norman-Mahnomen Public Health and School Nurse Tracy Johnson are encouraging parents to start thinking about getting their kids back into their normal school routines for an easier transition. Johnson says the most important thing you can do is get…
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August 9, 2021 0

Nurse Family Partnership Provides Trustworthy Guidance for First Time Mothers

Ada, MN — Even in the internet age where a million answers are at our fingertips, becoming a mom can be an overwhelming time without the help of a trusting source. Thankfully, Norman-Mahnomen Public Health’s Nurse Family Partnership is here to do just that. Ashley Braun has been heading the Nurse Family Partnership locally for…
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July 6, 2021 0

KRJB Kaleidoscope Program 4/26/21: Tammy Carlsrud with NMPH

Listen to the KRJB Kaleidoscope Program from Monday, April 26, 2021 featuring Tammy Carlsrud of Norman-Mahnomen Public Health. Tammy chats with R & J News Director Mark Askelson about the Twin Valley Community Garden and May being Teen Pregnancy Prevention Week. Listen: The KRJB Kaleidoscope Program is heard weekdays at 9am on 106.5 KRJB.

April 29, 2021 0

Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Available in Norman County this Friday

Twin Valley, MN — Supply is currently outweighing demand for the COVID-19 vaccine in Norman County, according to local public health officials. Norman-Mahnomen Public Health has been offering the Moderna vaccine, but this week is turning their emphasis to assisting a local pharmacy who will be offering the highly anticipated Johnson and Johnson “one and…
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April 8, 2021 0

NMPH Encouraging Anyone Seeking a Vaccine to Get Registered for Waiting List

Ada, MN — Norman-Mahnomen Public Health is again strongly encouraging anyone in Norman County who would like to get the COVID-19 vaccination, regardless of what priority group they fall under, to contact them to get registered. Depending on the vaccine allotments each week, Public Health Director Sarah Kjono says they have been able to call…
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March 25, 2021 0

COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics Scheduled All on White Earth Reservation

Mahnomen, MN — The White Earth Nation has announced their list of COVID-19 vaccination clinics that will be open this week. The White Earth Tribal Health Building will host clinics from 9am until 2pm everyday through Friday this week. Also the Mahnomen Shopko Building on Highway 59 will host vaccination clinics on Thursday and Friday…
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March 23, 2021 0

NMPH Talks Guidance for Those Who Are Fully Vaccinated

Ada, MN — More than 1,200 people in Norman County and 1,600 in Mahnomen County have now completed the 2nd dose of the COVID-19 Vaccine and are ready to move on with their life without the fear of COVID-19, but can they? The CDC recently released their guidance providing recommendation for what fully vaccinated individuals…
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March 19, 2021 0

Norman-Mahnomen Public Health Discusses the Next Priority Group for Vaccinations

Ada, MN — The announcement this week that eligibility for the COVID-19 vaccine is expanding to the next two tiers comes at an ideal time for local public health officials. According to Director Sarah Kjono, Norman-Mahnomen Public Health has already exhausted their list of those in the first priority group and have already begun vaccinating…
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March 11, 2021 0