Mille Lacs County earns fit-living award

Resource Training & Solutions, a nonprofit cooperative that provides training service to school districts and other governmental entities as well as nonprofit organizations, awarded Mille Lacs County with its 2017 FitLiving Award to recognize the efforts of its wellness committee to create programming that encourages increased activity. About 96 employees linked their Fitbit devices to the online resource, which showed that overall and within a few months, employees increased their average steps per day by about 2,000.