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Bygones for April 26, 2017
Best way to slow aging? Exercise. But not just any kind.
Mankato quarry blast rocks city, feels like earthquake
Judge tosses UMD's motions in coaches' suit
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Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Sharks fawn for Freezer Friend at UMD event
US to impose new duties on Canadian softwood lumber
The Memo: What to know in business this week for April 24
TKDA unveils new Duluth office
Texas A&M's Garrett tops NFL mock draft
Prep report: Marshall edges Denfeld in 9 innings
College softball: Bemidji State sweeps Bulldogs
Santana, Twins biggest inning of the year lead team over Rangers
Foraged finds: Cooking with items straight from Mother Nature can be a holistic dining experience
HOOPS ON HOPS: Barrel aging beer
5 rules for a good cheesesteak
TIDBITS for April 26, 2017
Asperitas inspire billowy meringue dessert
Happy 14th Birthday, Thor!
Robert & Janice McDonald Anniversary Open House
Happy 95th Birthday, Irmgard Becker!
Golden "Goldie" Martha Nordmark
DANIEL THOMAS KEALEY
MARY ANN LUND
JACK HARDING CADOTTE
Reader's View: Iron Rangers are not mentally damaged
Reader's View: DNT stoops to level of tabloid trash
Reader's View: Newspaper owes an apology
Reader's View: Cartoon contributed to miners' struggles
Reader's View: Grow up, News Tribune
MN DNR Weekly Report for April 24, 2017
Outdoors Notes for April 23, 2017
Houston's Fishing Report: Tough week of weather for fishing
Hooked! Readers share stories about who inspired their love of fishing
Pets of the Week
Ask a Trooper: What are the guidelines for installing a lift kit?
Head of the Lakes United Way celebrates National Volunteer Week
Through Readers' Eyes
April 15, 2017
To death and back: Iron River woman tells of comforting, warm light
As a nurse, Heather Miller had talked to patients who had seen themselves approaching a light as they went through near-death experiences. The...
April 15, 2017 - 7:19pm
March 14, 2017
Duluth lags in major projects, but that’s OK, health economics expert says
Editor's note: This is the third of three stories examining the economic impact of the health care industry in the Twin Ports. Each is a Midwestern...
March 14, 2017 - 5:00am
March 12, 2017
Healthy economy: The jobs are coming, but will the wages and workers follow?
Scrubs sales are going to skyrocket. Northeastern Minnesota is forecast to gain 3,600 additional health-care jobs in the next decade, bolstering...
March 12, 2017 - 9:00pm
March 7, 2017
'It's the gift of gab': After her own battles with cancer, Silver Bay woman cheers patients at St. Luke’s
Gale Fredrickson was sitting at a small table at the Valentini's cafe in the second floor St. Luke's hospital, wearing a light blue smock emblazoned...
March 7, 2017 - 5:10am
February 17, 2017
Report lists 'adverse events' at Northland hospitals
The wrong surgical or invasive procedure was performed. Another procedure was performed on the wrong body part. A biological specimen was mishandled...
February 17, 2017 - 12:01am
February 14, 2017
Crossing the medical gender divide
Dawn Drotar was about 7, growing up in the tiny town of Stockholm, Sask., when she had a memorable chat with her dad. "We were sitting down...
February 14, 2017 - 5:15am
Better off with a female doc?
They didn't bring it up, but the female physicians interviewed for these stories were well aware of a study published in December about the success of women vs. male doctors. The study found that elderly hospitalized patients treated by female doctors are less likely to die within...
February 14, 2017 - 4:25am
February 7, 2017
A class in Laughter Yoga? It's no joke
Brooks Maxwell likes to laugh as much as any other 12-year-old boy. "Sometimes I laugh really hard with all my friends, when something really...
February 7, 2017 - 5:00am
February 6, 2017
Northland hospitals feeling the effects of flu
The flu bug is pushing its way into area hospitals. "We are seeing it," said Dr. Harmony Tyner, an infectious-disease specialist at St. Luke's...
February 6, 2017 - 8:23pm
January 23, 2017
Duluth hospitals divert patients during busy weekend
Each of Duluth's hospitals temporarily diverted patients to the other during a busy weekend. "Basically, ICU was our problem," said John Strange,...
January 23, 2017 - 7:29pm
January 16, 2017
Health Notes for Jan. 17
Free dentistry for kids Minnesota dentists will offer free care to as many as 4,000 children on Feb. 3 and 4, and appointments can be made now. More than 2,000 dental professionals are volunteering at more than 125 clinics across the state for the annual Give Kids a Smile campaign,...
January 16, 2017 - 7:00pm
January 12, 2017
Flu bug starting to bite in the Northland
The flu bug is showing some strength in the Northland. "It's clearly starting to ramp up for the season," said Dr. Sara Lund, an infectious-disease...
January 12, 2017 - 9:00pm
January 10, 2017
Leeches and maggots to the rescue
This is something you may not have given much thought to, but leeches have wonderful saliva. "Within the leech saliva there is a substance...
January 10, 2017 - 5:00am
January 6, 2017
Ashland to get new medical clinic
St. Luke's hospital is building another new clinic, this time in Ashland. The new, 22,000-square-foot Chequamegon Clinic is expected to open...
January 6, 2017 - 5:37pm
January 1, 2017
Duluth's first baby of 2017: It's a boy
Carter Joseph Jamnick was late, and therefore he was first. Carter was born at 4:29 a.m. on Sunday at St. Luke's hospital, charge nurse Cathy...
January 1, 2017 - 6:23pm