Tag: MDH

Crow Wing County promoting National Radon Action Month

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (1/22/21) (Brainerd, MN) — The month of January is National Radon Action Month and this serves as the perfect time to make sure your home is safe from the potential deadly gas. Crow Wing County and the Minnesota Department of Health recommend that all homes get tested as 2 in 5…
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January 22, 2021 0

COVID-19 Vaccine dashboard unveiled by Minnesota IT Services, Department of Health

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (1/13/21) (Minnesota) — The State of Minnesota launched on Tuesday a dashboard to keep track of statewide distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine in an effort to keep Minnesotans informed while shedding light on the growing numbers of vaccines received, distributed, and administered. The dashboard, put together by Minnesota IT Services and…
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January 13, 2021 0

Aitkin County Public Health updates COVID-19 numbers, recommendations, vaccine

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (12/2/20) (Aitkin, MN) — As COVID-19 numbers continue to rise throughout the State, and especially in Aitkin County, the time to be conscious of limiting the spread remains high. Aitkin County Public Health’s Erin Melz and Brea Hamdorf provided the latest numbers in Aitkin County  The reasoning behind the spike in…
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December 2, 2020 0

Aitkin Schools Superintendent Dan Stifter’s update with COVID-19, Levy

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (10/28/20) (Aitkin, MN) — Aitkin Public Schools Superintendent Dan Stifter was back for his monthly update of ISD #1 and also to reaffirm the Capital Projects Levy that is on the November 3rd Ballot. Superintendent Stifter says the adjustments with students in-person and some choosing to distance learn have laid protocols…
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October 28, 2020 0

COVID-19 At Home Saliva Test pilot program coming to Brainerd Lakes Area

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarmqail.com (10/23/20) (Minnesota) — The Minnesota Department of Health announced Thursday a pilot program of the COVID-19 At Home Saliva Tests. Aitkin County, Crow Wing County, and two dozen counties or tribal nations have been selected to be able to order a saliva test online and perform in the comfort of their…
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October 23, 2020 0