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Longtime friends and 1988 Alexandria graduates (left to right) Tonya Bakewell Dreher, Cathy Grove Barker and Natalie Johnson Ennis, will soon take a trip of a lifetime together. They are taking part in the 15-day Everest to End Duchenne trek to raise money for research for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Dreher's son, Gus, 12, has Duchenne's, which is the most severe of all the muscular dystrophies. (Contributed)
4 Minn. women join group to climb Mount Everest to raise funds for Duchenne's research
1 hour 31 min ago
Dan Bezzant and his son, Jackson. Photo: courtesy of Bezzant family.
'My heart is in pieces': Father makes public plea for son bullied because of medical condition
1 hour 48 min ago
Death toll rises to 9 in South Florida nursing home that overheated
2 hours 20 min ago
September 19, 2017
Discussions set on health care in Duluth and Ely
15 hours 49 min ago
For a good squat, don’t place your knees over your toes as you bend into the squat. (Dreamstime/TNS)
Do squats really help your butt?
18 hours 30 min ago
File photo. Teens play a basketball game at Brooklyn Bridge Park in New York, June 14, 2016. Alex Wroblewski / The New York Times
Not drinking or driving, teens increasingly put off traditional markers of adulthood
19 hours 19 min ago
Eight- and nine-year-old football players practice. Youths who began playing tackle football before the age of 12 had more behavioral and cognitive problems later in life than those who started playing after they turned 12, according to a study released by Boston University researchers on Sept. 19, 2017. (Tamir Kalifa/The New York Times)
Study shows playing football before age 12 can lead to mood and behavior issues
22 hours 22 min ago
The Nathan Sports Neutron Fire headlamp provides 115 lumens at its highest setting — plenty of light for tree-covered trail runs. (Nathan Sports )
Shorter daylight hours not a problem with this headlamp
September 19, 2017 - 9:20am
Taking ownership of your successes will help combat impostor feelings.
Tips to face impostor feelings
September 19, 2017 - 4:28am
Health Notes for Sept. 19, 2017
September 19, 2017 - 4:24am
Mushrooms contain some vitamins and minerals that aren’t found in many other produce options.
Nutrition: Mushrooms add savory taste without the fat
September 19, 2017 - 4:09am
September 18, 2017
Sara Cole
Duluth YMCA hires new leader
September 18, 2017 - 6:51pm
Tyler Conley of Duluth stands with his skateboard at the Encounter's skate park, which he manages. Returning to his youthful passion for skateboarding helped Conley in his recovery from an opioid addiction. (Clint Austin /
Skateboarding out of addiction: Return to childhood passion helps opioid addict on route to recovery
September 18, 2017 - 6:46pm
What distinguishes impostor phenomenon from general anxiety or insecurity is the idea that you are a fraud, that you don't belong where you are and somehow you got the job or the accomplishment out of luck, deceit or because someone felt sorry for you.
You're not a fraud: Impostor phenomenon affects 70 percent of men and women
September 18, 2017 - 1:35pm
Minnesota study gives hope for children with sexual behavior problems. (Dreamstime/TNS)
Minnesota study gives hope for children with sexual behavior problems
September 18, 2017 - 12:32pm