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January 12, 2016
Not all doctors on board with medical marijuana
ST. PAUL — Many Minnesota doctors question the use of medical marijuana. An informal survey presented to a committee of Minnesota legislators and other involved with the subject Tuesday showed many doctors do not think they know enough about the subject to recommend their patients...
January 12, 2016 - 7:53pm
September 17, 2015
U.N. honoree for medicine to speak in Worthington
WORTHINGTON — Dr. Joel Wallach, who was honored at the United Nations in August for his lifetime achievement on natural medicine and philanthropy, will speak Tuesday in Worthington. Wallach is being brought to Worthington through his company, Youngevity, which offers nutrition...
September 17, 2015 - 10:00pm
July 22, 2015
Nearly $2 billion spent on health care that could have been avoided
ST. PAUL — Minnesota employers, health plans and individuals spent $1.9 billion in 2012 for health care that potentially could have been prevented. So says the state’s Department of Health in a first-in-the-nation analysis released today (Thursday) on visits to emergency rooms...
July 22, 2015 - 10:00pm
May 31, 2015
Jones hired as new ED physician at Sanford Worthington
WORTHINGTON — Sanford Worthington has announced that Dr. David Jones has joined its team of health care providers. Jones is a residency-trained, board-certified, emergency department physician with more than 20 years of experience. Jones began seeing patients in the ED on April...
May 31, 2015 - 5:09pm
January 25, 2015
Duluth physician sued in connection with closure of country club
DULUTH — A Duluth physician is being sued in connection with the closing of the longtime family business — the Minnetonka Country Club — and for agreeing to sell the 117-acre property to a developer to make way for a housing subdivision. The lawsuit, filed against Dr. William...
January 25, 2015 - 8:09pm
December 9, 2014
Influenza cases increase in area
WORTHINGTON — It starts with the sniffles, then possibly a head cold and an achy feeling. Before you know it, you’ve got the flu. Influenza season is officially here, and it came earlier than expected, according to doctors at Sanford Medical Clinic in Worthington. “Personally,...
December 9, 2014 - 7:55pm
September 25, 2014
Healing the health care system
BEMIDJI — The president-elect of the American Medical Association spent three days in Bemidji, visiting with local providers and discussing...
September 25, 2014 - 8:14pm
March 9, 2014
MN doctors differ over medical marijuana
ST. PAUL — There’s no one view among doctors about whether Minnesota should legalize medical marijuana. In one camp, there are physicians like Dr. Jacob Mirman, a primary care doctor in St. Louis Park who says a few patients have told him they use marijuana to cope with medical...
March 9, 2014 - 8:12pm
November 11, 2012
Nationally recognized doctor comes to town
WORTHINGTON -- Dr. William Sears, author of more than 30 best-selling books on parenting and healthy living, will present "Top Health Tips for...
November 11, 2012 - 11:30pm
January 30, 2012
Diversity draws Philippino doctor to town
WORTHINGTON -- When Dr.
January 30, 2012 - 11:43pm
February 7, 2011
Doctor gunned down in Iowa
ALBIA, Iowa (AP) -- Authorities said a former Worthington doctor was gunned down at his Albia home and his brother has been arrested in the killing. The Monroe County sheriff's office said 60-year-old Gary Davis was shot just after noon Saturday. He died at a hospital. Davis'...
February 7, 2011 - 9:11pm
February 8, 2009
Doctor not guilty of sex assault
DULUTH - A Dunn County jury decided Thursday that there wasn't evidence to convict a Duluth doctor of sexually assaulting a female patient on board her parents' boat at Barker's Island. After deliberating 3½ hours Thursday evening, jurors found Dr. Javier De La Garza, 52, not guilty...
February 8, 2009 - 1:00pm
December 9, 2008
Nurse posed as doctor for drugs
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.
December 9, 2008 - 2:00pm
March 8, 2008
Revved up for retirement: Dr. Keith Towne has plenty of projects to fill his now-free hours
WORTHINGTON -- It was the fall of 1974, and Keith Towne was prepared to sign a contract to practice medicine in Red Wing. But a trip to visit his grandmothers -- and interview in Worthington to justify the trip to southwest Minnesota -- changed his mind. "Both my grandmothers lived...
March 8, 2008 - 12:00am