• Two "Matter of Balance" workshops are starting soon. The first is from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesdays, Oct. 16-Dec. 4, at St. Luke's Sports and Event Center, 704 Kirkus St., Proctor. The second is from 10 a.m. to noon Mondays and Wednesdays, Oct. 28-Nov. 20 at Evergreen Senior Living, 1309 14th St., Cloquet. To register or learn more, contact Peter Hafften at (218) 623-7800 or
  • Community Memorial Hospital and the YMCA are working together to provide two "Living Well" workshops. The first is "Living Well With Chronic Conditions," from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Oct. 22-Nov. 26, at Community Memorial Hospital, 512 Skyline Blvd., Cloquet. Email Brenda Graden at The second is a diabetes prevention program that will run for one year. Meetings begin weekly and become less frequent as participants continue. First meeting is Thursday, Nov. 14, at 4 p.m. at the Duluth Area Family YMCA, 302 W. First St. Contact Kelcie Driessen at (218) 722-4745 or