The Sunshine Project

The mission for The Sunshine Project is to report on issues of civic discourse and social determinants of community health – and not just health in a medical sense. The project will examine medical issues as well as broad indicators of health, looking at data that may shed light on which communities and subgroups are doing well, and which are facing unique challenges, why, and what can be done.




Our Neighbors

Our Neighbors is an occasional series about the unsung heroes and humble locals in the Lakes Region. Have a suggestion for someone we should profile? Send their name, email, phone number, and a brief description of how they make a difference in the lives of people around them, to

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Health and Wellness

Adolescence is often a stormy time for families. One of the major reasons for this is that adolescents are beginning in earnest their crucial task of separating from their parents and family of origin and learning to become independent and unattached young adults. There is no clear manual th…