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January 16, 2017
Health Notes for Jan. 17
January 16, 2017 - 7:00pm
January 12, 2017
Flu bug starting to bite in the Northland
January 12, 2017 - 9:00pm
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
January 6, 2017
A rendering of the new Chequamegon Clinic that will be built in Ashland. (Image courtesy of Rebecca Lewis, DSGW Architects)
Ashland to get new medical clinic
January 6, 2017 - 5:37pm
January 1, 2017
April Jamnick holds her newborn son, Carter Joseph Jamnick, the first baby born in Duluth in 2017. (Bob King /
Duluth's first baby of 2017: It's a boy
January 1, 2017 - 6:23pm
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
November 29, 2016
Hermantown eighth-grade students Morgan Parrott (from left), Megan Menzel and Brenna Bollins do a last-minute organization of 70 port pillows to ensure notes to the pillows’ recipients all point the same way. Hermantown sewing students made the pillows for chemotherapy patients and donated them to St. Luke’s on Tuesday. Steve Kuchera /
Hermantown eighth-graders sew an answer to an uncomfortable problem
November 29, 2016 - 7:25pm
November 13, 2016
Casey Johnson, carpenter, (right) uses a hammer in constructing an entryway into the new birthing center at St. Luke's Thursday afternoon. St. Luke's is in the process of a $1.8 million remodel of its birthing center in what had been an extremely outdated part of the hospital. Bob King /
Birthing center at St. Luke's getting a makeover
November 13, 2016 - 10:03pm
September 24, 2016
Urgent care chain coming to Duluth, Cloquet
September 24, 2016 - 9:17am
May 23, 2016
In appreciation: Hospice career at St. Luke’s had many rewards
May 23, 2016 - 11:27pm
April 15, 2016
The Donate Life flag flies outside St. Luke's hospital in Duluth after Friday's flag-raising ceremony. Bob King /
Gifts of life celebrated at Duluth ceremony
April 15, 2016 - 7:39pm
March 11, 2016
Duluth doctor Chris Delp discovered and identified these blue dragons, iridescent blue, wormlike creature on a South Florida beach. Photo by Dr. Chris Delp
Florida sting operation: Duluth doctor makes surprising find on beach
March 11, 2016 - 10:17pm
January 16, 2016
Jess Blake of Duluth is pictured with her toy poodle Meg. Blake has experienced a noticeable improvement in the symptoms of a brain tumor and chemotherapy treatments since starting to use medical marijuana in late July. (Bob King /
Patients, families, friends encouraged by early results from medical marijuana
January 16, 2016 - 11:00pm
January 15, 2016
St. Luke's $100K gift to aid end-of-life planning
January 15, 2016 - 8:25pm
January 2, 2016
Richard Charles King of Duluth, born at 3:41 a.m. Saturday at St. Luke's hospital, is the first baby born at the hospital in 2016. (Clint Austin /
St. Luke's New Year's baby arrives a few hours into Jan. 2
January 2, 2016 - 5:31pm