Woodland Bank’s new Grand Rapids location now open



Woodland Bank opened a new full-service branch on Highway 169 in Grand Rapids. Graphic courtesy of businessnorth.comGRAND RAPIDS – Woodland Bank has opened a new full-service branch in Grand Rapids. Located on Highway 169, the bank is located … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Steel workers to receive trade adjustment assistance



WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, along with Representative Rick Nolan, announced that the Department of Labor (DOL) has approved Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) petitions for steelworkers and miners who have bee… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Mesabi Range College welding program completes certification



Mesabi Range College welding instructors Tom Baldwin and Randall Washenesky hold the document that certifies the Mesabi Range College Welding Technology Program as an American Welding Society Accredited Test Facility. Successful program testers … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Memorial Blood Centers is calling all lifesavers



DULUTH – Memorial Blood Centers invites all eligible blood donors to roll up their sleeve and give blood. Every two seconds someone needs blood – from heart transplant and cancer patients to accident victims. The need for blood is consta… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

FluSafe program celebrates record numbers



ST. PAUL – The Minnesota Department of Health’s FluSafe program completed its fifth year by awarding a record number of blue ribbons to hospitals and nursing homes that vaccinated 90 percent or more of their health care workers against i… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

DEED accepting applications for job training program



ST. PAUL – New or expanding businesses in Greater Minnesota can apply for grants through the Job Training Incentive Program administered by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The program provides grants of … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Three named to Grand Itasca Clinic & Hospital board



GRAND RAPIDS – Grand Itasca Clinic & Hospital announced the addition of three persons to its board of directors – Steve Burggraf, Jamie Lemke, RN and Denny Roy. “Grand Itasca is very fortunate to have these individuals step for… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Hospitals see drop in need for charity care in 2014



ST. PAUL – Minnesota hospitals saw a dramatic drop of 6.3 percent in uncompensated care – care for which they don’t receive payment – in 2014, the year that major aspects of the Affordable Care Act went into effect. The Minne… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Essentia health seminar focusing on breast health



DULUTH – Essentia Health is hosting a Women’s Health Seminar on Saturday, Oct.3, from 11 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. at the Essentia Health- Duluth Clinic First Street Building, 420 E. First St., Duluth. The seminar features two sessions, bot… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

St. Luke’s offers nitrous oxide to expectant mothers



DULUTH – St. Luke’s Birthing Center has a new option for pain control during labor. Nitrous oxide, otherwise known as laughing gas, debuted in the St. Luke’s Birthing Center earlier this month. St. Luke’s Birthing Center is t… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.