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Beargrease Vets on Alert with Warm Temperatures

DULUTH, Minn.- All the dogs taking mushers along the Beargrease trail, which is softer than usual due to warmer weather, calls for a big team of trained veterinarians. 11 vets and 7 veterinary technicians…

Whooping Cough Found in Superior Schools

SUPERIOR, Wis.- Three confirmed cases of whooping cough have been found between Superior Middle and High Schools, and other cases are pending. The Pertussis virus leads to a harsh cough which could stop…

Looking to Stress Less? Follow These Tips!

DULUTH, Minn. - Are you looking to get healthy and feel better about yourself? Maybe lose weight, get organized, or reduce stress? Thankfully, local health and wellness speaker, Berta Lippert, is here to help…

'Duluze' Weight Loss Challenge Kicks Off

DULUTH, Minn. - The Duluze Weight Loss Challenge started Thursday at Clyde Iron Works in Duluth. Every week for the next thirteen weeks, competitors will step on a scale and log their…

Tips for Making Your Goals Stick in 2020

DULUTH, Minn. - Many people set resolutions in the New Year, but how many truly follow through? It can be difficult to even think about making a drastic change in your life…

Officials Warn to Check Radon Gas Levels in Homes

SUPERIOR, Wis. - Radon kills up to 20,000 people every year in the U.S., according to the Environmental Protection Agency. Homeowners can't see or smell the cancer-causing radioactive gas, and the EPA estimates about one…

New Breastfeeding Suites Unveiled at Essentia Health

DULUTH, Minn.- Essentia Health unveiled a new set of breastfeeding suites, to help mothers with newborns who are either patients, family or employees. Four new Mamava suites--two in the Duluth Clinic on Third Street,…

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