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Stepping On Falls Prevention Program Offered To Adults

VALLEY CITY, ND – ( Falls are the leading cause of injury and death among those age 65 and older. In 2008, 2.1 million non-fatal fall injuries among older adults were treated in emergency departments resulting in more than 559,000 patients being hospitalized. Twenty to thirty percent of people who fall suffer moderate to...
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Representative Jessica Haak Appointed To Human Trafficking Commission

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Representative Jessica Haak has been selected by Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem to be a member of the Human Trafficking Commission. The 19 member team was established during the last legislative session and has representation from state and local leadership, tribal agencies, law enforcement, victim advocates and is led by Attorney...
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Motorcycle Deer Crash Near Kindred Injures Warroad Woman

KINDRED, ND – ( A Warroad, Minnesota woman was injured after the motorcycle she was riding on was struck by a deer southwest of Kindred on Friday morning. The Highway Patrol says the driver Brian Larson was southbound on highway 18 when a deer attempted to jump over the top of the motorcycle and...
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Award-Winning Country Icon Lynn Anderson Passes Away

GRAND FORKS, N.D. ( – It was announced today that Lynn Anderson, the country music legend who held the “Top Grossing Song by a Female Artist” for 27 years with the signature tune Rose Garden, passed away Thursday, July 30th at the age of 67. Anderson started in country music when she performed on...
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