Friday, September 18th: Allergy levels remain low at this time.
We will update our allergy forecast Monday through Friday during Good Morning Northland and on WDIO.com.
The first medical cannabis dispensary in the Duluth area is slated to open in Hermantown by November. Patients will need approval from a physician to buy goods at the Green Goods retail location.
St. Luke's Lake View in Two Harbors celebrated a $15 million expansion that connects the hospital to the clinic and pharmacy.
On Saturday the WDIO Team participated in the Walk to End Alzheimer's in the Twin Ports which was done virtually this year. They raised over $1,000 for the Alzheimer's Association.
Staff and residents from the Benedictine Living Community participated in the Walk to End Alzheimer's Friday.
With new safety protocols in place, Essentia Health's Orthopedic Urgent Care in Duluth is reopening on Monday.
St. Louis County Public Health officials say it's important to continue to social distance and mask up when indoors and outdoors. They foresee a increase in COVID-19 cases with higher education age groups.
Top executives of nine drugmakers are producing the first vaccines against the new coronavirus and are promising they'll be safe and effective.
Public health departments are concerned with the CDC's recommendation to be ready to distribute COVID-19 vaccines as early as November 1. Some say they lack the staff and tools to carry out such a plan.