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Cloquet Public Library receives Rural Gateways grant for adult science learning
Council accepts bids for sewer lining, Pine Valley bike trail
Powwow focuses on land, community
11-year-old girl killed in two-car crash between Cloquet and Carlton
FDL human services director retires, but his legacy lives on
Flu bug, Chisago Lakes are too much for ’Jacks
Mid-season analysis: CEC boys are on track
Esko boys edge Annandale, girls fall
SCOREBOARD - January 19, 2017 edition
CEC alpine skiers compete at Mont du Lac
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
HEIDI MARIE FORD
ZHINGWAAK CODY JOSEPH BAUER
JEANETTE M. KOECK
MARILYN JEAN HOAG
ADAM NATHANIEL RONKAINEN
Guest Commentary: Can the media hold politicians accountable?
To the Editor: Thank you!
Guest Commentary: In new year, I’ll put Minnesota first
To the Editor: Standing with Standing Rock: Come together as one people
Our 2017 focus: More good paying jobs for Minnesota’s 8th District
Slices of Life: Being a hero
Wright-Cromwell News: Jan 12 2017
Slices of Life: Vacation foibles
Wright-Cromwell News: Jan 4 2017
Slices of Life: A meaningful reward
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Courthouse turns 93 years old
One Act back for second act at CHS
Food for Thought is tonight
Cloquet grad makes Forbes ‘30 under 30’ list
New year, new ways to give?
arts and entertainment
Hello baby: First Cloquet baby of the year arrives
Birth: Gavin Robert Ott
Birth Announcement: Skylar Dawn Follett
Birth Announcement: James Michael Stillday
Birth Announcement:Georgiana Rae Olson
caring and sharing
Northland Nature: A story of predation in the snow
Northland Nature: Ice-covered snow add challenge to winter movement
Northland residents celebrate winter fun
Northland Nature: A recent visit to a beaver pond reveals..
Northland Nature: Puffballs remain on logs in the woods
March 18, 2016
Flu season hits late and hard in Carlton County
Other ways to avoid contracting the flu are to avoid people with the flu, although a person is usually contagious 24 hours before they have any symptoms and are contagious up to five to seven days after the symptoms begin. Children may be able to spread the flu even longer than adults,...
March 18, 2016 - 4:19pm
February 29, 2016
The prescription for chronic pain is changing
Greater Duluth area healthcare providers work together to reduce opioid abuse and diversion
February 29, 2016 - 8:52am
February 27, 2016
Love the health benefits of dark chocolate
Dark chocolate has more flavonols than milk chocolate. Milk chocolate has few, if any, health benefits because it contains limited amounts of cocoa and the milk makes the protection ineffective.
February 27, 2016 - 1:47pm
December 20, 2015
Cloquet woman offers “original medicine” to clients
“I don’t feel like I’m more special than anybody else,” she said. “I just happen to be somebody who tapped into a very long, 54-year...
December 20, 2015 - 7:09am
December 12, 2015
Seniors with Diabetes: Medicare benefits can help save your sight
This is a public service program of the Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. It can help older Americans get a comprehensive eye exam and up to one year of care at no out-of-pocket cost. To learn more, visit www.eyecareamerica.org.
December 12, 2015 - 3:28pm
Plans are rolling in Carlton for new wellness center
Thanks to a $250,000 state grant called “Live Well at Home,” Volunteer Services of Carlton County is looking at a few locations for a new Wellness Center for senior citizens and other community members to be located in Carlton. The wellness center will be the first of its...
November 12, 2015 - 6:33pm
October 26, 2015
Second trimester screening still necessary
Pregnant women are not receiving screening for spina bifida in the second trimester of their pregnancies, and 11.4 percent of infants born with the defect in the neural tube are not identified before birth, according to a study by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine that was...
October 26, 2015 - 11:27am
September 19, 2015
Beautiful fall weather brings bad news for allergy sufferers
Sneezy, stuffy and itchy may sound like names of dwarfs in a fairy tale, but for many people they are the not-so-fun reality of living with allergies....
September 19, 2015 - 9:41am
September 2, 2015
HEALTH HOTLINE: Minnesota State High School League takes head injuries seriously
The kids are headed back to the classroom and back to the athletic fields as fall school sports get into full swing. Competition can be fun and fierce. But it’s also important to ensure that it’s safe. The Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) has specific recommendations...
September 2, 2015 - 8:26am
July 27, 2015
Local hospital leaders recognized by Minnesota Hospital Association
For more information about MHA’s hospital trustee certification program, visit www.mnhospitals.org/trustees. For more information about Minnesota hospitals, visit www.mnhospitals.org.
July 27, 2015 - 11:39am
CMH offers oncology/hematology services
Oncology/hematology services are now available at Community Memorial Hospital in Cloquet. Dr. Mikhail Perlov will see patients every Tuesday in the Specialty Clinic at CMH. Perlov received his medical degree from SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, N.Y., and completed...
July 27, 2015 - 11:38am
Summer fun, summer safety
Health Hotline By Jessica Woodward, M.D.
July 27, 2015 - 11:37am
Men avoiding the doctor prolong their misery
“A man who waits to see a physician until his problem has become more severe might need medical attention for a longer period of time,” said Dr. Jeffrey Steinbauer, chief medical information officer and professor of family medicine at Baylor College of Medicine.
July 27, 2015 - 11:32am
Too much sun isn't a bright idea
"Sunblocks may work better than sunscreens because they physically block the ultraviolet (UV) radiation from penetrating the skin, unlike sunscreens, which contain chemicals that absorb a portion of the UV radiation," said Dr. Ramsey Markus, associate professor of dermatology at Baylor...
July 27, 2015 - 11:26am
Surgery may permanently fix sweaty palms
A procedure may offer a permanent solution to an often sticky problem — sweaty palms. The minimally invasive procedure, called a sympathectomy, severs sections of overactive sympathetic nerves in the chest wall, which cause excessive sweating, also called hyperhidrosis. The...
July 27, 2015 - 11:16am