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As COVID Cases Trend Similar to Last Fall, Demand for Testing Reaches All-Time High

Ada, MN — COVID-19 and it’s Delta Variant is continuing to spread at a rate that is similar to what we saw at it’s peak in November 2020. Sarah Kjono of Norman-Mahnomen Public Health joined KRJB for COVID-19 Conversation this past week and she compared some of the current data to last fall. Testing for…
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October 11, 2021 0

Covid-19 Test from Home

Some COVID-19 tests can be done entirely at home and do not have to go to a lab for processing. This is a way for people to test themselves quickly for COVID•19 without going to a testing site or medical provider. People who get a positive test result can take action right away, such as…
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September 27, 2021 0

Despite Pandemic, Hillsboro School Shows Growth Through NWEA Testing

Hillsboro, ND — Studies show that students learn the most while in the classroom, so when schools went into distance learning a little under a year ago and utilized a variety of learning modes this school year, there was fear that there would be learning loss. However, if the results from the standardized testing at…
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March 3, 2021 0

Representative Rob Ecklund joins ahead of Caucus, Special Session

By Kris Norton, Kris@ksdmradio.com (12/4/2020) One month removed from November’s re-election, Minnesota 3A Representative Rob Ecklund joined The Morning Show on Friday. In the midst of the second state-wide shutdown of 2020, a cry for help from small businesses has the ear of Governor Tim Walz. Rep. Rob Ecklund explained how a budget surplus may…
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December 4, 2020 0
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NWHU: Stay home after being tested for COVID-19

November 24, 2020 Stay home after being tested for COVID-19 Northwestern Health Unit (NWHU) reminds the public to self-isolate after being tested for COVID-19 to prevent the spread of the virus. Anyone with symptoms is encouraged to gettested, but it is vital that they self-isolate by staying at home and away from others until they…
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November 24, 2020 0
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Aitkin County Health & Human Services meets with Board of Commissioners

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (10/28/20) (Aitkin, MN) — Aitkin County Health & Human Services held their monthly meeting with the Board of Commissioners with updates from Director Cynthia Bennett and talks on COVID-19. Director Bennett spoke about her recent activity leading up to the November 3rd Election and the State’s passing of the Public Works…
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October 28, 2020 0

Community COVID-19 Testing wraps up today in Aitkin

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (10/15/20) (Aitkin, MN) — Thursday is the final day of COVID-19 Community Testing in Aitkin from the Journey North Church but the testing will be able to substantiate numbers in the immediate future that have an effect on schools in keeping students in the classroom. Our conservation from earlier this week…
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October 15, 2020 0

Community COVID-19 testing in Aitkin continues

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (10/14/20) (Aitkin, MN) — Community COVID-19 testing continues today from the Journey North Church in Aitkin with Aitkin County Public Health working with State agencies to ensure proper and safe testing.  Earlier this week, we spoke with Aitkin County Public Health’s Brea Hamsdorf and Erin Melz and discussed how the numbers…
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October 14, 2020 0

Community COVID-19 testing in Aitkin Tuesday-Thursday

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (10/13/20) (Aitkin, MN) — Aitkin County Public Health will be working with state agencies this week in hosting a Community COVID-19 Testing Site in the City of Aitkin. Starting today and running through Thursday, Minnesota Department of Health, Minnesota State Emergency Operations Center, and Minnesota National Guard will be providing COVID-19…
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October 13, 2020 0