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Essentia Health

March 15, 2018
Mental health first aid course offered
March 15, 2018 - 4:30am
March 8, 2018
Domonique Clayton
Woman accused of trying to shoot Minnesota trooper outside Moorhead charged with attempted murder
March 8, 2018 - 8:55pm
March 6, 2018
Buildings of the Essentia Health campus fill this view of Duluth's Central Hillside as seen from the air earlier this year. (News Tribune file photo)
Citing a 'personnel matter,' three top executives from Essentia Health leave staff
March 6, 2018 - 4:59pm
March 4, 2018
Nancy Joseph of St. Paul (left), Lutheran Social Service Senior Corps Coordinator Marcia Ferris and Patricia Durose, an LSS volunteer, spend time Friday with 86-year-old Arlene Boesch, a Baxter resident who, in her earlier years, volunteered to spend her own time with other seniors as part of the LSS companionship program. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Retired senior companion volunteer receives care from another
March 4, 2018 - 6:00am
February 23, 2018
A 16-year-old girl was attempting to turn left onto Highway 371 when the vehicle she was driving struck another car, sending it into the ditch where it rolled.
Crash sends 16-year-old to the hospital
February 23, 2018 - 8:00am
February 5, 2018
Essentia Health warns of carbon monoxide poisoning risks
February 5, 2018 - 8:00am
February 1, 2018
Serve up a healthy nachos bar for the Super Bowl
February 1, 2018 - 9:30am
January 24, 2018
Crow Wing County Community Services Director Kara Terry talks to Lt. Troy Schilling of the county sheriff's jail operations, before briefing the county board at its Tuesday meeting about the associated costs to the county dealing with inmates with mental health challenges. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Crow Wing County Board: 'We're criminalizing mental health'
January 24, 2018 - 2:17pm
January 22, 2018
Jan. 22 meeting seeks input on living with disabilities
January 22, 2018 - 2:00am
January 17, 2018
Commissioner Paul Thiede listens to Crow Wing Energized steering committee members Kara Griffin, division manager of county community services, and Adam Rees, Essentia Health Central Region president, give an update about the community health movement led by Crow Wing County Community Services and Essentia Health. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Health survey energizes community health movement
January 17, 2018 - 10:00am
January 1, 2018
MedSafe household disposal kiosks are now installed at all of our retail pharmacies for outdated medications. Submitted photo
Discard your unwanted drugs safely at Essentia Health pharmacies
January 1, 2018 - 9:30am
December 31, 2017
This methadone clinic in Brainerd, now owned by Valhalla Place, serves about 400 patients facing opioid addiction. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
Killer Crisis: Access to addiction medication in rural MN limited
December 31, 2017 - 7:02am
December 30, 2017
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center is asking that visitors be limited to immediate family only, and request children do not visit at this time. Tri-County Health Care is restricting visitors to immediate family older than 18, effective Friday, Dec. 29, at 3 p.m. until further notice. Illustration
Essentia Health, Tri-County Health issue visitor restrictions due to flu virus
December 30, 2017 - 7:00am
December 25, 2017
Leslie Wolf, right, talks Monday, Dec. 18, 2017, in Wolf's Fargo home with her mother LeAnn Toppen about learning that she inherited from her a gene that predisposes her to ovarian and breast cancer.
 Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Genetic counselors can guide patients and families about risk for diseases
December 25, 2017 - 3:15pm
December 15, 2017
Dr. Miran Blanchard, a radiation oncologist with the Sanford Roger Maris Cancer Center, Fargo, shows Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, a 3-D rendering of the radiation beams focused on a patient's inoperable brain tumor from many different angles; leaving the surrounding tissue undamaged. (Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service)
Radiation as a scalpel: Technique spares healthy tissue, treats inoperable tumors
December 15, 2017 - 8:29pm