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September 29, 2016
Jonathan and Juanita Trexel are planning a $15 million facility in the woods north of Duluth for traumatized and injured military personnel, police, first responders and others who are struggling to cope with events from their past. (Artist's rendering courtesy of Northern Life Ranch)
Short of donations, Pequaywan recovery center on hold: Nebraska couple envisions buffalo grazing around pastoral retreat north of Duluth
September 29, 2016 - 5:00am
Jay Spiaka tells reporters Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, that his multiple medical problems require a home care provider, who is not paid enough. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Clients join union care workers seeking higher pay, better training
September 29, 2016 - 2:00am
September 20, 2016
Red Lake to build new chemical dependency treatment center
September 20, 2016 - 1:22pm
Sanford Steps program begins Oct. 3
September 20, 2016 - 7:02am
September 18, 2016
COMMUNITY: 'We're allowed to make choices': Support group helps veterans acclimate to civilian life
September 18, 2016 - 8:47am
September 16, 2016
Eleven-year-old Maizie White cuts kale as she leads a cooking class Friday during the Great Lakes Intertribal Food Summit held at Red Lake Nation College. White demonstrated how to make a kale watermelon salad. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
Salad days at the Summit: Red Lake hosts indigenous foods gathering (VIDEO)
September 16, 2016 - 6:22pm
Jared (from left), 11, Jason, Melinda, and Lauren Crozier, 15, gather around their 16-month-old shepard mix, Kona, in Maple, Wis. Wednesday night. Melinda was curling her hair over labor day weekend when she experienced a grand mal seizure -- her first seizure in two decades. Luckily Kona, was standing nearby and barked enough to alert Melinda's daughter, Lauren to come in and find her mom before she could be burned more severely. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)play button
‘She saved me’: Woman has grand mal seizure, family dog sounds alarm
September 16, 2016 - 3:30am
August 31, 2016
Shriners to hold free pediatric orthopedic screening in Bemidji
August 31, 2016 - 12:26am
August 27, 2016
Godson, a 7-year- old boy from Jos, Nigeria, has a serious condition called Blount’s that cause his legs to painfully bow outward. Godson and his mother Martha have been staying with Steve and Kym Kovacic in Bemidji.  (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
A godsend for Godson: Nigerian boy stays with Bemidji family as he undergoes surgery for rare disorder
August 27, 2016 - 5:22pm
August 24, 2016
Medical device’s price stirs Washington: Cost increase of EpiPen ‘alarming,’ ‘unjustified,’ Klobuchar says
August 24, 2016 - 8:00pm
August 11, 2016
Study: One in five mental health patients misplaced in Minnesota hospitals
August 11, 2016 - 11:00pm
July 20, 2016
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Sanford clinical trial results in new drug to stop vomiting in chemotherapy
July 20, 2016 - 6:52pm
July 1, 2016
Minnesota Health Commissioner Dr. Ed Ehlinger announces Friday, July 1, 2016, that four state agencies are working together on the problem of over use of antibiotics. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Antibiotics: Too much of a good thing turns deadly: Minnesota officials create program to combat inappropriate antibiotic use
July 1, 2016 - 5:13pm
June 29, 2016
Hibbing medical marijuana center opens Friday
June 29, 2016 - 6:56pm
June 27, 2016
Jaxon Anderson serves a Blizzard out of the lakeside Dairy Queen window on Wednesday. Anderson was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes three days before Christmas. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Jaxon’s journey: Teen adjusts to new life after Type 1 diabetes diagnosis
June 27, 2016 - 9:50am