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September 20, 2017
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith (right) talks with Tina Silverness, chief operating officer at the Center for Alcohol and Drug Treatment, during a tour of the facility on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Lieutenant governor hears Duluth opioid concerns
September 20, 2017 - 7:57pm
Longtime friends and 1988 Alexandria graduates (left to right) Tonya Bakewell Dreher, Cathy Grove Barker and Natalie Johnson Annis, 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
September 20, 2017 - 7:58am
September 19, 2017
Shitake mushrooms in stone cup set on genuine old wood background.
Mushrooms add savory taste without the fat
September 19, 2017 - 5:54am
September 18, 2017
Tyler Conley of Duluth has been clean for several years from an addiction to opioids. Conley manages the skate park at The Encounter in Duluth. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Return to childhood skateboarding passion helps opioid addict on route to recovery
September 18, 2017 - 11:30pm
Altru Health System's Ken Vein discusses the clinic construction project on the Altru campus Monday, Sept. 18, in Grand Forks. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Early stage demolition: Altru clinic in Grand Forks could be razed by end of year
September 18, 2017 - 7:57pm
Sanford Health breast cancer retreat set for Oct. 5
September 18, 2017 - 5:39am
September 13, 2017
A view of Jamestown looking to the World's Largest Buffalo shows the smoke in the air from wild fires in Montana and southern Canada. The smoke has settled in the region cutting visibility to about two miles and making it difficult to breathe for some people. John M. Steiner / Forum News Service
Wildfires prompt air quality concerns across ND
September 13, 2017 - 12:08pm
September 12, 2017
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Yes, sitting too long can kill you, even if you exercise
September 12, 2017 - 8:42am
Jim Carter dances with dance instructor Andrea Kuzel in the Superior Ballroom Dance Studio in Duluth on a recent morning. After being gored by a buffalo and thrown 20 feet, he lost all nerve/brain connection to his right leg. He recovered in part through dance instruction with Kuzel. Now, he does the waltz, tango and other dances purely by "muscle memory." Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
After being gored by a buffalo, a Minn. man turns to ballroom dancing in his recovery
September 12, 2017 - 7:50am
September 9, 2017
Carol Bursack of Minding Our Elders
MINDING OUR ELDERS: Maintaining dignity of aging parent takes special patience
September 9, 2017 - 2:00pm
September 7, 2017
Firefighters from mop up a small grass fire in Montana on Saturday, Sept. 2. Casey Page / The Billings Gazette
Montana wildfires have burned 1 million acres at a cost of $300 million
September 7, 2017 - 7:38pm
Melissa Walls, an associate professor at the University of Minnesota Medical School Duluth campus, talks about a gift of $10 million to the school Wedensday. The gift comes from an anonymous donor from Minnesota who recently learned of his own Native American roots and will be used to establish a Native American Center of Excellence at the school. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Minnesota medical school gets $10 million gift for Native American programs
September 7, 2017 - 4:11pm
September 6, 2017
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Blood clot risk -- and other problems -- might be tied to how tall you are
September 6, 2017 - 8:47am
September 5, 2017
In CenteringPregnancy, pregnant women with similar due dates meet with their health care provider as a group. They receive all the components of prenatal care, including health assessments, interactive learning and community building. (Submitted photo)
Dickinson hospital offers group approach to prenatal care
September 5, 2017 - 10:25pm
September 2, 2017
Jeremy Perrett, a psychotherapist for the Human Development Center in Duluth, demonstrates the use of "teleprescence" with Cecilia Bloomquist, a psychotherapist and program manager for HDC for Two Harbors in May 2017. The center uses teleprescence to provide mental health services to remote places in the region as well as allowing therapists to consult with one another. Bob King / Forum News Service
Mentally ill lack treatment options in rural Minnesota
September 2, 2017 - 6:41am
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