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LSC Donates PPE to City of Duluth to Distribute

DULUTH, Minn.- Duluth Emergency Management has received a large donation of Personal Protective Equipment from Lake Superior College. Officials picked up about 400 masks, 60 boxes of gloves, gowns, sharps containers and more. The…

COVID-19 Confirmed at Duluth Long-Term Care Facility

DULUTH, Minn. - COVID-19 has been confirmed at Superior View Apartments, a long-term care facility in Duluth. The facility is included on the long-term care facilities with outbreaks list on the Minnesota Department of…

St. Luke's Opens Respiratory Clinic

HERMANTOWN, Minn.-- Coronavirus is taking the time and attention of healthcare facilities everywhere but what about people who are dealing with other respiratory illnesses? Now, St. Luke's has opened a new respiratory clinic in…

Wal-Mart To Take Employees' Temperatures Before Shifts

DULUTH, Minn.- Businesses that have been deemed essential are trying to find the balance between protecting its workers while staying open for customers. Wal-Mart announced it's going to start taking employees' temperatures at stores…

Angler's Isolation: Fishing on the Brule River

BRULE, Wis.- Since solitary outdoor activities in state parks are considered essential in Governor Tony Evers's Safer-at-Home order, some anglers took advantage of that, casting their rods on the Brule River. The babbling brooks…

Minnesota Officials Report Fifth Coronavirus Death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Department of Health on Saturday confirmed the state's fifth death from the coronavirus. The recent health department report shows that COVID-19 cases have increased to 441, up 43 from Friday, with 30 patients hospitalized. The…

First Coronavirus Death Reported in Northland

IRON COUNTY, Wis. -- A person has died from coronavirus in Iron County, which is also the first known death caused by the virus in the Northland region. The Iron County Public Health Department did not name the city or…

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