Lilydale Landslide Victim's Parents Build School He Dreamed OfEven though Mohamed Fofana died at the young age of 10, his dream of building a school in West Africa is coming true.
Minnesota Group Holds Food Drive For Ebola Orphans In AfricaA Minnesota group is hosting a food drive to help children who have been left orphaned and neglected by the Ebola outbreak in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone. The Minnesota African Task Force Against Ebola will be collecting food from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Brooklyn Park Community Activity Center.
As Anxiety Wanes, Minnesota Keeps Eyes Out For Ebola SpreadState health officials say they won't be done watching for the spread of Ebola for at least another year. The Minnesota Department of Health is currently monitoring 47 residents who traveled from the West African countries ravaged by the deadly virus. As of Sunday, the state had cleared 216 travelers after a 21-day monitoring period. No cases have been confirmed in Minnesota.
MDH Watching 48 Travelers In Ebola Monitoring ProgramMinnesota health officials said Wednesday they are monitoring 48 recently arrived travelers as part of their new program to watch for signs of Ebola.
Minnesota Says 48 In Ebola Monitoring ProgramMinnesota health officials say they're currently monitoring 48 recently arrived travelers as part of their new program to watch for signs of Ebola.
MN Will Monitor Some Travelers For Ebola SymptomsMinnesota health officials say they'll be in daily touch with travelers returning to Minnesota from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea for 21 days, the incubation period for Ebola.
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Health Officials: Ebola Risk In Minnesota Very LowState health officials say the risk of Ebola spreading to Minnesota is very low. U.S. health officials are warning against traveling to three West African nations -- Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leona -- where a deadly Ebola outbreak is ongoing.
The Ebola Outbreak: What Every American Needs To KnowThe recent outbreak of the Ebola virus in Africa has begun attracting attention in the U.S. for good reason.
MN Nonprofit Cancels West Africa Trip Over Ebola FearsThe Ebola outbreak in West Africa is having an impact on some health organizations here in the Twin Cities. The nonprofit group Children's Surgery International has canceled a trip to Liberia because of the outbreak.