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Essentia Health

February 11, 2017
Essentia Health Central Region President Adam Rees updates community members on Essentia's operations Friday morning at Essentia Health - St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brainerd as Dr. Peter Henry, Essentia Chief Medical Officer, looks on. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
'This is an absolute crisis': Essentia leaders talk mental health care, opioids, high costs
February 11, 2017 - 12:37am
February 7, 2017
Lizzy Thurlow looks at a ceramic piece called “Ask ... Tell me” at the “What’s Left - Lives Touched by Suicide” gallery opening Friday at the Franklin Arts Center in Brainerd. Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video
Contemplating loss: Art show seeks to shatter suicide stigma
February 7, 2017 - 11:44am
January 26, 2017
Church of Cash "Sweet" Johnny Becker (left), Jonathon TeBeest, Jay Ernest and George Marich will perform at 7:30 p.m. tonight, Jan. 26, and Friday at the Great River Arts in Little Falls. 
Entertainment Briefs - Jan. 26
January 26, 2017 - 4:21pm
January 17, 2017
The Baxter City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to settle its dispute with Essentia Health over assessments for Isle Drive, adjacent to Essentia Health's Baxter clinic. Renee Richardson/Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Baxter City Council: Council moves to settle dispute with Essentia
January 17, 2017 - 10:49pm
December 30, 2016
Essentia Health opens second Convenient Care location at Brainerd Cub Foods
December 30, 2016 - 5:38pm
December 5, 2016
Smartphone technology has made it so that scammers can call somebody while having any name or number they want to pop up, deceiving people into thinking they are getting calls from reputable organizations.
There’s an app for that? Scammers figure out how to ‘spoof’ local, business phone numbers
December 5, 2016 - 8:52pm
November 18, 2016
Closure: Essentia Health closes Urgent Care, Convenient Care
November 18, 2016 - 4:44pm
November 6, 2016
Essentia Health Encourages People to "Start the Beat"
November 6, 2016 - 9:25pm
October 22, 2016
Minnesota State Chancellor Steven Rosenstone (left) chats with state Rep. Josh Heintzeman prior to a business and education roundtable discussion Friday morning at the Brainerd Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce. 
Spenser Bickett/Brainerd Dispatch
Local leaders talk workforce issues
October 22, 2016 - 6:12pm
October 16, 2016
Essentia Health to build a new clinic in Pine River
October 16, 2016 - 7:42pm
Thanks to a new low-dose CT scan and a mammogram, cancers in Pat Haberman’s lung and breast were detected at early stages. Submitted photo.
Early detection: Benefits of cancer screenings
October 16, 2016 - 7:34pm
October 12, 2016
Make time to preserve summer's bounty
October 12, 2016 - 12:46am
September 19, 2016
Essentia Health to host car seat clinic Sept. 27
September 19, 2016 - 9:56am
August 28, 2016
Jessica Waytashek, lifestyle coach for Your Energized Year, works out during a one session out of a series set up for Crow Wing Energized participants and others at Takedown Gym north of Brainerd. Renee Richardson/Brainerd Dispatch
Lives changed - 3,112 pounds lost through lifestyle change classes
August 28, 2016 - 10:29pm
August 25, 2016
Kolby Kolbet (center), vice president of clinical services at Life Link III, tells the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport Commission Thursday of the company's plans to add a base at the airport. Airport Director Steve Wright (right) is also pictured. (Brainerd Dispatch/Spenser Bickett)
Airport Commission: New business coming in for landing
August 25, 2016 - 7:24pm