Enjoy some pie!



 February is National Great American Pies month (not to be confused with Pi, the Greek letter or the mathematical symbol . derived from the Greek letter Pi). This is a recipe column, and I’m horrible at math, so we’re talking edible pies. The fo… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password […]

VSO makes donation to VA hospital

 Essentia Health-Virginia received a donation in the amount of $9,362 from the Volunteer Service Organization (VSO) to purchase patient transport chairs to be used across their facility. Pictured (front, l. to r.) are Laura Mathieu, VSO vice pre… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Treatment for benign enlargement of the prostate now offered at Essentia

Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is an age-associated enlargement of the prostate gland that can cause difficulty urinating. It affects more than 3 million men in the U.S. each year. Essentia Health now offers patients suffering from BPH a new proc… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Essentia Health-Virginia honors clinical assistant for upholding values

Pictured (l. to r.) are: Kelly Hujanen, former supervisor; Sheila Winters, clinical assistant; Jane Teasck, nursing director; and Sam Stone, campus administrator. Submitted photo.VIRGINIA – The Virginia Values Committee at Essentia Health-Virginia re… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Essentia Health-Int’l Falls Clinic welcomes family medicine physician

INTERNATIONAL FALLS – Dr. Jacelyn Davidson, a family medicine physician, has joined the Essentia Health-International Falls Clinic in International Falls. In addition to caring for patients of all ages, Dr. Davidson will also provide prenatal care fo… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

SALLYWORLD

Remember, aging is not for sissies and skip the chocolates


 Greetings and Sallytations! Man, this aging world is not for sissies. I went to the ortho doctor for my busted arm appointment and was kindly reminded how healing takes longer when you’re older. As a result, I have two more weeks of juggling l… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

MASSAGE FOR HEALTH AND WELLNESS

Diabetics can benefit from massage


 Are you or someone you know diabetic? This disease, besides being annoying, can be life-threatening, especially when left unattended. The good news is, with the proper use of medications, diabetes can be manageable. Having diabetes doesn’t have… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

10th anniversary Boundary Waters Choral Festival takes to the stage in Ely

ELY – High school singers once again take the stage at Ely’s Washington Auditorium on Friday, March 1, at 7 p.m., for this year’s Boundary Waters Choral Festival. This annual event gives area high school students the chance to sing as part of a large… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Author Kathleen Novak’s book featured at library

VIRGINIA – The Virginia Public Library’s third annual Queen City Reads! program will be wrapping up on Tuesday, Feb. 26, from 12 – 1 p.m. with a reading and discussion of the novel Rare Birds by Iron Range poet and novelist Kathleen Novak. The readin… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Blackberry Winterfest open to the public Feb. 23

BLACKBERRY – Winterfest 2019 is coming to Blackberry on Saturday, Feb. 23, from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.at the North Central Minnesota Farm and Antique Association show grounds, located five miles east of Grand Rapids on U.S. Highway 2 in Blackberry. The ev… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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