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January 23, 2017
Duluth hospitals divert patients during busy weekend
5 hours 56 min ago
January 10, 2017
Medically used for bloodletting purposes for thousands of years, Hirudo medicinalis — the medicinal leech — is back on the job today, occasionally even in medical settings in Duluth.
Leeches and maggots to the rescue
January 10, 2017 - 5:00am
December 20, 2016
Third-grader Trevor Jouppi, 8, of Duluth gives a Christmas tree to Andrea Orest, her newborn Rowan, and son Eldan, all of Grand Marais, at the Birthplace at Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center in Duluth on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016. Lester Park students presented decorated miniature Christmas trees to patients. (Clint Austin /
Lester Park students bring Christmas cheer to Duluth hospitals
December 20, 2016 - 5:03pm
December 15, 2016
Essentia announces top baby names of 2016
December 15, 2016 - 8:01pm
October 26, 2016
Mental health among pressing needs found in Duluth assessment
October 26, 2016 - 7:13pm
September 24, 2016
Urgent care chain coming to Duluth, Cloquet
September 24, 2016 - 9:17am
September 9, 2016
Essentia to host state mental health task force
September 9, 2016 - 11:55pm
Nurses fill the corner of North Fourth Avenue East and East Third Street in Duluth during an informational picket at Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center in July. (Clint Austin /
Essentia nurses approve new contract
September 9, 2016 - 1:40pm
September 6, 2016
Essentia nurses to vote on contract Thursday
September 6, 2016 - 9:56pm
August 11, 2016
Study: Minnesota hospitals overused for mental health care
August 11, 2016 - 10:00pm
August 10, 2016
Gabi Augusta, 9, watches as sister Nathalia, 12, plays a Star Trek pinball game in the recently opened Ina Baker Mitchell Solarium at Essentia Health St. Mary’s Children’s Hospital on Tuesday. Nathalia Ausgusta is battling bone cancer. Steve Kuchera /
Newly opened solarium provides hangout for hospitalized teens
August 10, 2016 - 6:30pm
July 27, 2016
Nurses fill the sidewalk during an informational picket at Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center in Duluth Wednesday afternoon. Nurses picketed outside of Essentia today to show their frustration with cutbacks on their health insurance and the ignoring of their proposals for heightened patient and staff safety. (Clint Austin /
Nurses picket outside Essentia over contract negotiations
July 27, 2016 - 8:13pm
July 26, 2016
Essentia physician reprimanded by state board
July 26, 2016 - 10:00pm
July 16, 2016
Essentia nurses plan informational picket
July 16, 2016 - 4:33am
June 17, 2016
Free bicycle helmets offered
June 17, 2016 - 9:26pm