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Jake Haapajoki took his own life as a teen. But his 'Smiles' live on.
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February 14, 2019
William Mendoza. Special to The Forum
Minnesota man survives North Dakota blizzard in his vehicle, but then he's hit with tragic news
February 14, 2019 - 6:53pm
Lisa Drummond said she encourages others to be aggressive when it comes to their health, and to not be afraid to seek a second opinion from doctors. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimedia
Her cancer went undetected, now this grandmother wants to help others get the right diagnosis
February 14, 2019 - 4:35pm
February 11, 2019
Nurturing resilience helps your children be prepared mentally for whatever comes their way. Submitted photo
Monday Motivator: Developing resilience in children
February 11, 2019 - 9:00am
February 10, 2019
Shane Riffle (second from the right), CEO of the Brainerd Family YMCA, talks to his staff Tuesday, Feb. 5, about developments at the nonprofit. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Why the 'Y'? New CEO talks about changes at nonprofit
February 10, 2019 - 7:00am
Brainerd Family YMCA CEO Shane Riffle works from his desk Tuesday, Feb. 5. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
He wanted a challenge. He got so much more. Brainerd Family YMCA CEO leads faith-based nonprofit.
February 10, 2019 - 5:00am
February 9, 2019
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At family gathering, talk about advance care planning
February 9, 2019 - 9:30am
February 8, 2019
A woman at the front counter of the Brainerd Family YMCA welcomes members Tuesday, Feb. 5. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Coming this Weekend: 'Y' is it
February 8, 2019 - 12:00pm
February 4, 2019
At a standstill with a wellness goal? Consider exercise equivalents.
February 4, 2019 - 12:30pm
Crow Wing Energized: Mental and physical resilience during the cold winter
February 4, 2019 - 11:30am
Women can reduce risk of heart disease with diet and exercise
February 4, 2019 - 10:30am
Christine Chastain
Community invited to help Crow Wing County establish healthier habits
February 4, 2019 - 4:30am
February 1, 2019
The Douglas County Hospital’s new name – Alomere Health – is unveiled at a ceremony near the hospital’s entrance last May in Alexandria. Al Edenloff / Forum News Service
Alexandria hospital investigating Legionnaires' cases
February 1, 2019 - 4:59pm
January 29, 2019
Crow Wing Energized to host health summit
January 29, 2019 - 9:30am
January 28, 2019
Fitness wearables, which sync with a user’s smartphone and provide data beyond the step counts tallied by pedometers, are becoming more popular with each additional feature a device has. Carrie Snyder / The Forum
The 10,000-step goal is a decent idea, even if it isn't based on science
January 28, 2019 - 11:54am