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Some tips to successfully complete your FOBT kit

With March having been Colon Cancer Awareness Month, and the Nelson Medicine Professional Corp. and Fort Frances Community Clinic are encouraging you to get screened!

Men and women aged 50-74, who have no first-degree family history (i.e., parent, sibling, or child) of colon cancer, should complete a Colon Cancer Check fecal occult blood test (FOBT) every two years.

'Vet Night' sees great turnout

The Morley municipal office last week was filled to capacity with farmers from across the district looking to learn about their animals' health.

“It was awesome. I was really shocked by the number of people we actually had in attendance," said Dr. Stacey Angus, host of the "Vet Night” event.

“We were a full house," she added. "We used every chair in the building.”