Essentia Health and the Minnesota Nurses Association (MNA) have reached a tentative agreement on a new three-year contract covering about 1,300 nurses who care for patients at our hospitals in Duluth and Superior. This positive outcome is the result of hard work at the bargaining table.
Several Minnesota health systems are reporting tentative contract agreements with their union nurses, potentially averting a walkout scheduled to start in just days.
Fifteen thousand nurses with the Minnesota Nurses Association in the Twin Cities, Twin Ports and Two Harbors voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to authorize an unfair labor practices strike, said the Minnesota Nurses Association. The strike authorization comes as nurses in the Twin Cities and Tw…
Essentia Health says it has reached a tentative agreement with its MNA-represented nurses in Moose Lake. Meanwhile, a vote is being held today on whether or not the MNA will initiate an unfair labor practices strike at other hospitals. The vote comes as 15,000 nurses in the Twin Cities and T…
The Minnesota and Wisconsin departments of transportation are hosting a public meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 13, at 5 p.m. in the Superior Public Library, 1530 Tower Ave., Superior, Wis., to share information on the Blatnik Bridge project. A formal presentation is at 5:30.
The North Shore Scenic Railroad and Fitger’s are partnering to return train service to Bentleyville on four consecutive Saturdays starting Nov. 26.
MINNEAPOLIS – Nearly 300 Minnesota business and legislative leaders, including a number from northern Minnesota, braved slippery roads on a snowy morning last month to hear Lourenco Goncalves, Cleveland-Cliffs chairman, president and chief executive officer, discuss the future of mining whil…
A decade ago, when it came to high-speed connectivity in rural regions, Minnesota did not have the access it so desperately needed.
The restaurant business is on the hot plate.
Kohl’s on Thursday withdrew its full-year outlook, pointing to volatility in the retail environment and significant macroeconomic headwinds, on top of its “unexpected CEO transition.”
Retired State Sen. Doug Johnson, 80 of Tower, died on Nov. 7. He served in the Minnesota House from 1971-1976 and Minnesota Senate from 1977 until 2002, retiring as chair of the powerful State Finance Committee.
Superior Choice Credit Union (SCCU) makes an unprecedented majority donation to the Judy Garland Museum.
The Department of Transportation is cracking down on airlines that refuse to give customers refunds for canceled flights.
Wisconsin saw the widest disparity in math and reading scores among Black and white students of any state in the nation, according to the first national assessment since the COVID-19 pandemic.
Northern Lakes Surgery Center welcomes Moose Lake Resident Jacque Volk as director.
Katie Sherman, a certified physician assistant specializing in general surgery, has joined the Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic. Sherman received her education from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in Madison. She is certified by the National commission on Certi…
Tortoise & Hare Footwear in Duluth, represented by owners Jim and Mary Stukel, were presented this week with the 2022 Young Athletes Foundation (YAF) Award of Excellence.
Recently joining Northland Foundation were a new member to the business lending staff and two new Northland Small Business Development Center (SBDC) consultants.