SD recruits companies that make medical devices

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota economic development officials are attending an event in Minneapolis to recruit companies that make medical devices. Representati……

NM officials sued by man with West Nile virus

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A federal appeals court is allowing a Texas man to sue southern New Mexico officials for not promptly providing him medical care after being arrest……

U. Iowa to host discussion on guns, mentally ill

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Two University of Iowa professors will host a public discussion next week about gun control and the mentally ill. The UI Alumni Association will h……

EXCHANGE: Macon County sheriff sheds pounds

DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Macon County Sheriff Thomas Schneider has struggled with his weight for years, but about a year ago, he made a big decision that changed his life. &#……

Trail in Rockford offers therapeutic horse ride

ROCKFORD, Mich. (AP) — Imagine standing in the bright Arizona sun with no sunglasses, dressed in a hot, scratchy sweater, with all the sights and loud sounds of city lif……

Ton of unwanted drugs collected in eastern Ky.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — An anti-drug organization has collected a ton of unwanted prescription drugs using drop boxes. Operation UNITE collected the medications in 34……

2 cases of influenza reported in Kentucky

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — State officials say two cases of influenza have turned up in Kentucky. The Kentucky Department for Public Health will report the results to the Ce……

Health policy cancellations: New blow for admin.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Move over, website woes. Lawmakers confronted the Obama administration Tuesday with a difficult new health care problem — a wave of cancellation no……

US health official apologizes to Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — The senior administration official whose agency oversaw the crippled “Obamacare” enrollment website apologized to Congress on Tue……