(Minneapolis, MN) — The Minnesota Department of Health is reminding people to conduct radon testing before buying a new home. The practice helps find and reduce gas, linked to causing cancer. However, the number of home radon tests completed during home purchases dropped by nearly 40-percent in 2022. The state says nearly 20-thousand radon tests were reported in 2022, compared to around 32-thousand in 2021.
Radon Testing Drops During Home Purchases in 2022
By Ashley Hanley|2023-01-06T05:23:23-06:00January 6th, 2023|
About the Author: Ashley Hanley
Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!