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Call to Action! Save Sawtooth Mountain Clinic Funding.

Urgent community action needed to contact your Members of Congress. Information on how you can help here. Public Notice Message from the Sawtooth Mountain Clinic - January 14, 2018.

CoBank's No Barriers Program for Rural Veterans with Disabilities

CoBank and Arrowhead Electric are working together to honor a special veteran!

EMS Courses coming soon.

Public Notice from Cook County. From Valerie Marasco, Director - Emergency Management & Public Information , Cook County 143 Gunflint Trail Grand Marais, MN 55604 W: 218-387-3059 - C: 218-387-5366 -

Topic of the Month: Rev Up Your Resolve

The January edition of the Topic of the Month from The Sawtooth Mountain Clinic and Cook County Public Health and Human Services is available here. January 2, 2018

The Rural-Urban Connection: Let's give Minnesota some affirmative action for winter

Some years ago, at a yoga retreat in Northern California, a woman asked me where I was from. I said "northern Minnesota." "Oh!" she responded, "I feel so sorry for you." By Ann Markusen from The Pine Journal on Jan. 1, 2018.

Substance Use Recovery Court Yields Success Stories in First Year

On Tuesday, Dec. 26, the Cook County Substance Use Recovery Court (SURC or sometimes referred to as Drug or Recovery Court) was able to recognize its first two participants to “graduate” from SURC since it became official in January 2017.

Counties Team Up with Vikings/Hotel Ivy to Give Employee Game Experience of a Lifetime

Jennifer Rue, a social worker employed as the Adult Mental Health Case Worker with Cook County Public Health & Human Services, has been battling brain cancer since March of this year. Contact: Jeff Cadwell, County Administrator, 218-387-3687 or

Library announces winter series

Contact: Steve Harsin, Director (218) 387-1140,

Cook County Jewish Community Celebrates Chanukah

Members of the Cook County Jewish Community celebrated the 2nd night of Chanukah on December 13th with a traditional evening at the home of Yafa Napadensky and Bob Shannon. Media Release - December 14, 2017

Deadline Extended To Friday: Attention Employers - Retain Employees and Increase Productivity

There are still a few spots left - enroll by Friday, January 19, 2018. Media Release from Sawtooth Mountain Clinic - Tuesday, December 12, 2017
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