Willmar employer recognized for its support of breastfeeding mothers
More employers across Minnesota are recognizing the business benefits of supporting breastfeeding mothers who are returning to work. Bethesda Health and Housing, a nonprofit care facility in Willmar, was honored in fall 2015 for its support of breastfeeding mothers and their babies with the Kandiyohi County Breastfeeding Friendly Business Award from the Kandiyohi County Breastfeeding Coalition. Learn more.
Point-of-sale ordinance limits youth tobacco access in Renville County
A point-of-sale ordinance limiting youth tobacco access and exposure to marketing at local stores passed in Renville County and went into effect in August 2015. Kandiyohi-Renville County SHIP provided technical assistance for the county’s efforts to support and establish its new ordinance. Learn more.