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Explosive device explosion damages Planned Parenthood clinic in Wisconsin

April 2, 2012 in West Central Tribune

GRAND CHUTE, Wis. Police say a homemade explosive device damaged a Planned Parenthood clinic in eastern Wisconsin. Continue Reading

Komen charity exec quits after Planned Parenthood flap

February 7, 2012 in West Central Tribune

ATLANTA (AP) The vice president of public policy at Susan G. Komen for the Cure who backed the breast cancer charity’s move to strip Planned Parenthood of funding resigned Tuesday, saying she stands by the now-abandoned decision that set of a storm of controversy.
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New dads can suffer from depression

March 13, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Just like new moms, new fathers can be depressed, and a study found a surprising number of sad dads spanked their 1-year-olds. About 40 percent of depressed fathers in a survey said they’d spanked kids that age, versus just 13 percent of fathers who weren’t depressed. Most dads also had had recent contact with their child’s doctor a missed opportunity to get help, authors of the study said. Continue Reading

Report show sexually transmitted infections are increasing in Minnesota

November 28, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

Planned Parenthood expressed deep concern over the findings of a new report indicating high rates of sexually transmitted infections. Continue Reading