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Researchers looking into Lake Superior algae bloom
North Dakota Nokota horse breeder dies unexpectedly, leaving herd of 200 in jeopardy
Six arrested in Sturgis Motorcycle Rally sex sting
Engebretson wins Democratic nomination for Congress
Tony Evers triumphs over crowded Democratic field in governor primary
Spartan golfers seventh at New Richmond
SHS netters second at Osceola Invite
Dock Spiders silence Huskies in Game 1
Rizzo, Heyward lead way as Cubs defeat Brewers
'Cowboy' Joe West makes MLB history at Target Field with 5,164th game
Enbridge responds to inaccuracies
Trump’s foreign policy awful, but there’s a better alternative
Commute to Careers program connects talent, opportunity
Returning home to the aftermath
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Passengers help deliver baby on St. Paul bus
Lake Superior Railroad Museum to lose steam engine
Bayside celebrates 130 Superior years
Runners loop the lake for a good cause
North Dakota zoo orangutan plays with New York wind ensemble
Legendary singer Aretha Franklin is 'gravely ill' in Detroit hospital, reports say
Chainsaw sculpture competition begins on Barker’s Island
Fun flicks, kids crafts at Superior Library
Photo Gallery: WE Fest 2018
Mary Ann Fair
Sandy and Mike (Duck) McDonald
Dennis & Betty Jo Edwards
Theresa "Tuna Fish" Smith
Carolyn S. Dalbec
Laura Ann Lapenskie (Akers)
Kent C. Harbour
John H. Kanzler
August 10, 2018
NAMI hosts dinner to benefit mental health
The National Alliance on Mental Illness of Douglas County hosts a benefit dinner to support programming related to mental health in Douglas County. The benefit will be at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, at the Belgian Club in Superior. Admission is $5. There will be a taco buffet, silent...
August 10, 2018 - 7:48am
August 3, 2018
Gordon fundraiser focuses on neighbors
A silent auction fundraiser for Circle of Hope and Gordon's Pam Boettcher, who is battling breast cancer, will take place from 2-4:30 p.m. Saturday in the Gordon town hall. Visitors will have a chance to win signed sports memorabilia from the Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings,...
August 3, 2018 - 8:16am
July 10, 2018
Eating disorders don’t always match the stereotypes
Tara Haakonson thought she was healthier than she'd ever been. In her freshman year at the University of Minnesota Duluth, the St. Cloud-area...
July 10, 2018 - 8:07am
June 5, 2018
Sharing health costs with faith
DULUTH—Joe and Dorothy Sayers disagree, slightly, on what their monthly health insurance premium had risen to six or seven years back....
June 5, 2018 - 9:47am
Try kohlrabi, cabbage's crazy cousin
If you're looking for a new vegetable, give cabbage's crazy cousin a try. Consider kohlrabi, an uncommon vegetable that's mainly eaten in central and eastern Europe. The plants thrive in a cool climate like ours. You also can find kohlrabi in grocery store produce sections and farmers'...
June 5, 2018 - 7:49am
May 25, 2018
Elder benefit specialists and ethical considerations
The Wisconsin Legislature created the Elder Benefit Specialist Program in the late 1970s to provide legal advocacy to older residents of the state. The EBS program is funded with a combination of local, state and federal funds. At least one specialist serves every Wisconsin county...
May 25, 2018 - 8:09am
Make sure olive oil makes the grade when selecting
Olive oil has a healthy reputation, but you've probably wondered if it's worth paying a healthy price for a bottle. Research shows olive oil can lower your risk for heart disease and cancer, improve insulin sensitivity and reduce inflammation. The health benefits are attributed to...
May 25, 2018 - 8:00am
April 24, 2018
STDs rising in Minnesota
DULUTH -- The number of sexually transmitted diseases increased in Minnesota last year, continuing an unwelcome trend and giving health officials...
April 24, 2018 - 6:18pm
March 30, 2018
New center makes a splash in Minong
Fitness soared to a new level in Minong last weekend with the opening of Jack Link's Aquatic and Activity Center. "There are a lot of new opportunities in Minong that weren't here before," said executive director Ken Weinaug. Since developers broke ground for the 40,500-square-foot...
March 30, 2018 - 8:27am
March 23, 2018
Duluth man's weight-loss journey begins at Essentia
David Westerberg's lightbulb moment came after visiting a loved one who'd had a heart attack. A case manager for the Salvation Army, the 47-year-old...
March 23, 2018 - 8:05am
March 20, 2018
Essentia Health promotes colon cancer screening
The American Cancer Society says colorectal cancer is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer and the second leading cause of death in men and women in the U.S. This year, more than 50,000 Americans will die from colorectal cancer and more than 135,000 will be diagnosed with the...
March 20, 2018 - 7:58am
March 16, 2018
YMCA seeks participants for diabetes prevention program
The Superior YMCA is offering a free, community-based, lifestyle-change Diabetes Prevention Program for people with prediabetes and those at high risk for prediabetes. Registration for the program takes place through March 23 in person at the YMCA, 9 N. 21st St., or online at www.superiorymca.org...
March 16, 2018 - 8:11am
March 1, 2018
Study: Marijuana helping some with pain
DULUTH—Tyesha Nelson isn't down on medical marijuana, even though it didn't help her with her intractable pain. The 31-year Duluth woman "was placing all my bets on the medical marijuana" to relieve the pain from the rheumatoid arthritis with which she had been diagnosed at...
March 1, 2018 - 5:43am
February 23, 2018
Students share thoughts for Earth Day
Students in April Campbell's third grade class at Cathedral School learned about the environment and how people modify it to meet their needs. As part of our discussions, students talked about how pollution occurs in our environment. The children learned about ways to reduce pollution...
February 23, 2018 - 7:51am
January 16, 2018
Duluth Rage Room offers safe place for releasing emotions
DULUTH, Minn.—The sound of shattering glass and loud, continuous bangs are music to Karrie Maloney's ears. "Hear that?" she said as a series...
January 16, 2018 - 7:59pm