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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks out of the West Wing following a luncheon with President Donald Trump and other GOP leadership on Wednesday. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Repeal? Replace? Both? Neither? Cloud of confusion hangs over health care bill
5 hours 5 min ago
July 20, 2017
National community school group visits Duluth
15 hours 17 min ago
Jane Auchter, 85, a resident at Encore at Avalon Park assisted living facility, gets some help from Encore activities director Shannon Manning to view a Mynd Virtual Reality video on Wednesday, July 12, 2017. (Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel/TNS)
Assisted living tries virtual reality to help seniors with dementia
16 hours 50 min ago
Despite being bitten by something -- most likely a fish -- in Island Lake on Wednesday afternoon, 11-year-old Maren Kesselhon was doing well on Thursday. "She's not too shaken," said her father, Ryan Kesselhon of Duluth. Ryan Kesselhon photo
Bitten by a muskie? Duluth girl recovering from scary encounter on Island Lake
17 hours 19 min ago
Wendy Filip, center, with daughter Kristin and husband Joe, had to pick up the pieces after Joe Filip's mother killed herself rather than comply with her doctor's ultimatum to quit smoking. She thinks smoking should be illegal. (Mike Mantucca/Chicago Tribune/TNS)
Ex-smokers now outnumber smokers, but cessation efforts still face uphill battle
23 hours 39 sec ago
FILE PHOTO: Republican presidential nominee Senator John McCain (R-AZ) listens as he is introduced at a campaign rally in Fayetteville, North Carolina, U.S. on October 28, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder/File Photo
A divided Washington comes together in support of John McCain, 'an American hero'
July 20, 2017 - 7:16am
Western wildfires cause hazy skies in the Northland
July 20, 2017 - 12:16am
July 19, 2017
Healthcare activists are detained by Capitol Police after gathering to protest the Republican healthcare bill on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., July 19, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein
32 million Americans would lose health coverage if Obamacare is repealed without a replacement, CBO says
July 19, 2017 - 5:18pm
Isaac’s stepfather, Paul Hedine (left), and father, Scott Gorham (right) assist him in walking down the hall as Isaac’s girlfriend, Chyna Lynner, looks on. (Contributed)
'We are not without hope' as pre-med student battles Stage 4 brain cancer
July 19, 2017 - 5:04pm
Recently, hard sparkling seltzers have gained popularity as a low-calorie option, with many ranging from 92 to 140 calories. Photo courtesy of Happy Harry’s Bottle Shops / Special to The Forum
Bikini-friendly beverages: Enjoy these beers and seltzers without guilt
July 19, 2017 - 12:10pm
There are several reasons to put away your phone or tablet when you're bathing, grooming or taking care of business. (Juan Moyano/Dreamstime/TNS)
Do you text in the bathroom? Your smartphone might carry more germs than your toilet
July 19, 2017 - 9:10am
Eighty percent of people with cancer that affects the tonsils and base of tongue are not diagnosed until the cancer moves into the lymph nodes. (Dreamstime/TNS)
What are the symptoms of throat cancer?
July 19, 2017 - 7:24am
July 18, 2017
There are several reasons to put away your phone or tablet when you're bathing, grooming or taking care of business. (Juan Moyano/Dreamstime/TNS)
Do you text in the bathroom? Your smartphone might carry more germs than your toilet
July 18, 2017 - 1:14pm
Before visiting your doctor, it's best to prepare an inquisitive set of questions. (Alexander Raths/Dreamstime/TNS)
10 things to ask your doctor
July 18, 2017 - 9:30am
Instructor Dawn Magnuson (standing) watches as Melissa Chyrklund (from left), Shawna Rinerson and Danny Strohman hold a pose during a Be Fly aerial yoga session at Ignite Studio. Silk classes can bring a peace of mind to the performer because they can learn to trust their body and relax while still working their muscles. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Time to fly: Duluth studios offer new fitness, performance option with aerial silks
July 18, 2017 - 5:00am