Howie: Bubble Ball fundraiser Saturday

Bubble Ball, a 21-plus cocktail party, will be held Saturday from 7-10 p.m. at the Duluth Children’s Museum in Clyde Park. The Duluth Children’s Museum fundraiser will feature live music from the Trash Cats and Jamie Ness. “This will be a fun way for adults to experience the museum, have an evening out, and help […]

Essentia Health’s heart valve replacement program expands to help more patients

A revolutionary heart procedure that has given cardiac patients a life-saving alternative to open heart surgery is now expanding to treat more patients. The Food and Drug Administration now allows intermediate-risk patients the option of having transcatheter aortic valve replacement, a minimally invasive procedure that replaces the aortic valve. “Risk for open heart surgery is […]

Teacher of the Year speaks at St. Scholastica

Minnesota’s Teacher of the Year for 2016, Abdul Wright, will give a free talk at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Somers Lounge at The College of St. Scholastica. Wright, a teacher of eighth-grade language arts at the Best Academy in Minneapolis, is the first charter school teacher and the first black male to win the honor. […]

WITC-Superior to host Sip for Scholarships event

WITC-Superior will host Sip for Scholarships, an annual wine event to benefit the WITC-Superior Campus Scholarship Fund, on Thursday, March 30 from 5-8 p.m. Attendees will enjoy wines, craft beer, savory appetizers, live music, a silent auction, raffles and games. Last year, thanks to a sold out venue and many exciting auction lots, Sip for […]