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September 29, 2016
Striking nurses, state keeping tabs on Allina
7 hours 39 min ago
Jace Telega, 2, of Superior plays at his home in Superior Wednesday afternoon. Jace was diagnosed in November with a brain tumor that occupies half of his head. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Cruise for Cancer helps mom, 2-year-old with brain tumor
10 hours 5 min ago
September 28, 2016
Home care provider Jasmine Laducer-Kitto, left, looks toward her client, Scott, Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, as care workers announce they will ask the state for higher wages and other contract changes. Between the two is Nikki Villavicencio, a client of another care provider. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Clients join Minnesota union care workers seeking higher pay, better training
September 28, 2016 - 5:46pm
September 27, 2016
Clinical therapist Sonja Wildwood (right) talks to people touring the new mental health services group meeting room in the Washington Center. Wildwood works for Cambia Hills, a mental health program of Woodland Hills. Woodland Hills and Neighborhood Youth Services work together to provide services to youth living on Duluth’s Hillside. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Duluth gains new mental health services for kids, families
September 27, 2016 - 7:10pm
Americas becomes first region to eliminate measles, health agency says
September 27, 2016 - 1:30pm
September 25, 2016
Sherrie Gould (center), the executive director of Summit for Stem Cell foundation, with hikers who will be climbing to Peru’s Machu Picchu in October to raise money for stem cell research into Parkinson’s disease. The climbers and fundraisers are (from left) Carolynne Arens, Parkinson’s patient Elena Andrews, Parkinson’s patient Doug Burcombe and his wife, Margie Burcombe, and Parkinson’s patient Ron Phillips. Misael Virgen / San Diego Union-Tribune
Parkinson’s patients aim high, planning Machu Picchu trek
September 25, 2016 - 12:00am
September 24, 2016
Douglas County gets out in front of CAFOs
September 24, 2016 - 8:20pm
Jonathan and Juanita Trexel are planning a $15 million facility in the woods north of Duluth for traumatized and injured military personnel, police, first responders and others who are struggling to cope with events from their past. (Artist's rendering courtesy of Northern Life Ranch)
Short of donations, Pequaywan recovery center on hold
September 24, 2016 - 8:08pm
Urgent care chain coming to Duluth, Cloquet
September 24, 2016 - 9:17am
September 21, 2016
Lisa Peterson of the Minnesota Epilepsy Foundation explains the signs of epilepsy and what to do if it happens to someone around you during a presentation to the high school students at Lakeview Christian Academy Wednesday. Peterson has suffered from epilepsy since she was a baby. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Seizure: Would you know what to do?
September 21, 2016 - 9:52pm
Mike Lundstrom (right) along with Anna Tanski (middle) and Kelly Biondi, supporters of the proposed Essentia Health Regional Wellness Center in Hermantown, speak at a press conference at the former Hermantown Middle School Wednesday morning. Lundstrom is the president of the group "Vote Yes! for a Healthy Hermantown". Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Group urges 'yes' on Hermantown wellness center
September 21, 2016 - 7:02pm
September 19, 2016
A grouping of Vicodin pills in the custody of the Duluth Police Department. Vicodin is one of the top prescription drugs that is being abused. It is a mix of acetaminophen and hydrocodone bitartrate. (file photo / News Tribune)
Minnesota gets $2.5 million in federal funding to fight opioid abuse
September 19, 2016 - 3:53pm
September 18, 2016
High drug prices draw the attention of presidential candidates
September 18, 2016 - 10:00pm
September 16, 2016
Judge rules methadone clinic's insurer should pay Carlton County crash victims' families
September 16, 2016 - 9:15pm
Make smart choices at campus cafeteria
September 16, 2016 - 3:00am