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February 21, 2017
Dr. Paul Tonkin (left) and Nellie Peters, surgical technician, drape sterile plastic on one of the three arms of the DaVinci robot at Essentia Health prior to an operation. Bob King /
PROSTATE 101: What’s happening, and what’s coming, in treatment of a common cancer in men
February 21, 2017 - 5:00am
Dale Pagenkopf (Submitted photo)
Clinical trial pays off for prostate cancer patient
February 21, 2017 - 4:26am
February 17, 2017
Report lists 'adverse events' at Northland hospitals
February 17, 2017 - 12:01am
February 14, 2017
Registered nurses Dale Carnes (left) and Ken Horrocks confer in one of the cath labs in Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center. Steve Kuchera /
Crossing the medical gender divide
February 14, 2017 - 5:15am
Better off with a female doc?
February 14, 2017 - 4:25am
February 13, 2017
Lyndsay Smitke of Snazzy Cakes helps Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Children’s Hospital patient Ella Smith, 10,  decorate a cupcake during a craft party on Monday. Northwestern Mutual was also at the event, donating $4,000 and 24 “Bags of Love” gift bags to help support children who have cancer. Steve Kuchera /
Photos: 'Share More Love Day' for kids with cancer in Duluth
February 13, 2017 - 11:12pm
February 6, 2017
Northland hospitals feeling the effects of flu
February 6, 2017 - 8:23pm
January 23, 2017
Duluth hospitals divert patients during busy weekend
January 23, 2017 - 7:29pm
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
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
December 15, 2016
Essentia announces top baby names of 2016
December 15, 2016 - 8:01pm
October 26, 2016
Mental health among pressing needs found in Duluth assessment
October 26, 2016 - 7:13pm
September 24, 2016
Urgent care chain coming to Duluth, Cloquet
September 24, 2016 - 9:17am
September 9, 2016
Essentia to host state mental health task force
September 9, 2016 - 11:55pm
Nurses fill the corner of North Fourth Avenue East and East Third Street in Duluth during an informational picket at Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center in July. (Clint Austin /
Essentia nurses approve new contract
September 9, 2016 - 1:40pm