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WDIO Storm Track Allergy Report

Wednesday, May 25th: We can thank today's rain for bringing brief relief from allergies. Levels are moderate with trees as the main pollen producer.

We will update our allergy forecast Monday through Friday during Good Morning Northland and on WDIO.com.

Evers issues order prohibiting baby formula price gouging

Wisconsin Gov. Evers has issued an executive order barring price gouging on baby formula. It prohibits wholesalers and retailers from charging prices that are more than 15% higher than over the last two months. 

Donating blood to save lives

There has been a ten percent overall blood donation decline since March 2020. 

FDA chief under fire for slow response to baby formula issue

House lawmakers question the FDA Commissioner over months of delays in investigating problems at the nations's largest baby formula plant, and ongoing shortage.

US births rose last year but still less than before pandemic

U.S. births bumped up by 1% last year, but the number of babies born was still lower than before the coronavirus pandemic.

Theories emerge for mysterious liver illnesses in children

Health officials look to a fairly common stomach bug in researching mysterious liver illness in kids. According to CDC officials, there are 180 possible cases across the U.S. and more than half of the U.S. cases have tested positive for adenovirus.

Tic—talking with students about ticks

In Minnesota, multiple species of ticks live here. But the common ones are deer and the American dog tick, better known as the wood tick.

African scientists baffled by monkeypox cases in Europe, US

Scientists monitoring numerous outbreaks of monkeypox in Africa say they are baffled by the disease's recent spread in North America and Europe.

"Nurses Night Out:" Essentia's nontraditional way to recruit RNs

Essentia Health hosted "Nurses Night Out" in an effort to recruit RNs with a little fun. 

CDC urge Pfizer booster for children ages 5 to 11

Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are urging a booster dose of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for kids ages 5 to 11. 

FDA clears COVID booster shot for healthy kids ages 5 to 11

U.S. regulators have authorized a COVID-19 vaccine booster for healthy children ages 5 to 11. 

The availability of C-T contrast dye is tightening up

Supply and demands continue to cause more problems across this nation, and now its hospitals that are feeling the pain again, with their supplies of c-t scan fluid are tightening up.

Greenwood Fire closure lifted

Greenwood Fire closure lifted

"The Log Jam" debuts first 6 to 12 hour cycling race in Cloquet

Tic—talking with students about ticks

Wisc. DNR Confirms avian influenza in wild red foxes