Welcome to North Country Community Health Board!


North Country

The NCCHB serves the residents of Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, and Lake of the Woods Counties and administers the Public Health programming according to MN statute 145A    

SHIP Success

The program builds on existing prevention efforts to expand, but not duplicate work that is already being done. It is based on the national "Steps to a Healthier U.S." model    

2014 North Country Community Health Board

Beltrami County

  • Billie Jean Gross - 9th Term
  • Dr. J.R. Parkin - 7th Term
  • Joe Vene - 4th Term

Clearwater County

  • Mary Tronerud - 4th Term
  • John Nelson - 4th Term

Hubbard County

  • Leah Pigatti - 4th Term
  • Cal Johannsen - 1st Term

Lake of the Woods County

  • Ken Moorman - 4th Term
  • Jan Olson - 10th Term

2014 North Country CHS Advisory Committee

Beltrami County

  • Linda Yourzcek - 4th Term
  • Joe Vene - 4th Term
  • Wendy Potratz - 2nd Term

Clearwater County

  • Mary Tronerud - 6th Term
  • John Nelson - 5th Term

Hubbard County

  • Leah Pigatti  - 5th Term
  • Helene Kahlstorf - 6th Term

Lake of the Woods County

  • Ken Moorman - 4th Term
  • Jan Olson - 13th Term

North Country

The NCCHB serves the residents of Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, and Lake of the Woods Counties and administers the Public Health programming according to MN statute 145A    

SHIP Success

The program builds on existing prevention efforts to expand, but not duplicate work that is already being done. It is based on the national "Steps to a Healthier U.S." model

Public Health

6 Categories of Public Health

  • Assure and adequate local public health infrastructure
  • Promote healthy communities and healthy behaviors
  • Prevent the spread of infectious disease
  • Protect against environmental health hazards
  • Prepare for and respond to disasters and assist communities in recovery
  • Assure the quality of accessibility of health services

Minnesota Public Health