Tag: pandemic

Norman-Mahnomen Public Health Talks Roles Moving Forward Post-Pandemic

Ada, MN — COVID-19 vaccinations rates are climbing, positive cases are dropping, and statewide restrictions are ending. For most of us, it appears the COVID-19 pandemic is ending. But what about for frontline workers like those in Public Health? Norman-Mahnomen Public Health Director Sarah Kjono says while they can now focus more of their efforts…
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May 26, 2021 0

“We Rock the Spectrum” Owner Talks Fundraising Efforts Amid Pandemic

Like many humanitarian organizations, “We Rock the Spectrum – Brainerd Lakes” has taken a bit of a hit during the COVID-19 pandemic. We spoke with one of the co-owners, Ben Martinka, about how they have been doing, and what steps they are taking to raise funds right now. Martinka began by explaining what We Rock…
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October 14, 2020 0

Norman-Mahnomen Public Health Provides Guidance on Halloween Activities

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (10/13/20) Ada, MN — For the first time in what feels like forever, Halloween happens to fall on a Saturday. This means prime opportunity for trick or treaters to go out and celebrate without the worries of being home early for a school night. But Public Health officials have been fielding…
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October 13, 2020 0