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Tuesday, October 17, 2017
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Beyond providing nourishment and helping to protect your baby from getting sick, breast-feeding can also help you lose weight gained during pregnancy.

When you breast-feed, you use fat cells stored...

It often takes six to nine months to lose weight gained during pregnancy. During breast-feeding, focus on making healthy choices. thinkstock.com
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BENSON, Minn. — A Benson man faces 11 felony charges of possessing child pornography in addition to two felony charges related to his alleged attempts to solicit sex with a...

Bradley Christopher Alsaker
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A father in Georgia who had prepared to donate a kidney to his 2-year-old son said last week that he is being forced to wait after a recent stint in...

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North Korea warned that a nuclear war "may break out any moment" as the U.S. and South Korea began one of the largest joint naval drills off both the east...

A propaganda poster depicting a missile striking the United States Capitol that reads" “The response of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea," on a main street in the Pyongyang, North Korea, Oct. 4, 2017. Jonah M. Kessel / The New York Times. Copyright 2017 The New York Times.
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PHILADELPHIA - An emotional Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., launched a thinly veiled critique of President Donald Trump's global stewardship Monday night, using a notable award ceremony to condemn "people who...

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) speaks with a reporter outside of the Senate chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 28, 2017. Al Drago / The New York Times. Copyright 2017 The New York Times.
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
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Susan Frey started Pilates to strengthen her back and gain flexibility.

"As we age, we fear falling, so maintaining balance is pretty important," said Frey, 68.

During a recent...

Pilates instructor Linda Carrillo helps Nicki Conrad adjust her form during a recent session at Personal Best Power in Duluth. Pilates can improve flexibility, build strength and improve coordination and balance. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
The Edge Pilates Studio owner and instructor Diane Link (second from left) leads clients through a Pilates move during a recent session. Pilates can improve flexibility, build strength and improve coordination and balance. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Heather Muster and Ron Regal perform a side bridge during a recent Pilates session at the Edge Pilates Studio. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Jim Carter (from left), Christian Murphy, Susan Schmidt and Dan Heinz perform a Pilates move on a Reformer machine, an apparatus whose name comes from the term “universally reforming the body.” Many Pilates movements can be done on a mat or a Reformer. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Pat Burns (foreground) and Moira Olson work out on a Reformer machine at the Edge Pilates Studio. The number of springs attached to the black bar near the device’s feet and the position of the bar determine the amount of resistance a person works against. The goal, however, is not to work against high resistance but to perform exercises with good form. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
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For the first time, the Food and Drug Administration recognized a qualified health claim to prevent a food allergy. Health claims are statements that can be used on a food...

Major allergens are required to be identified on food labels, and are most often identified in the ingredients list. thinkstock.com
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Duluth News Tribune

Health insurance checkup

A health insurance "checkup" will be available from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday (Oct. 23) at the Duluth Public Library, 520 W. Superior St.

Provided by...

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
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HERMANN is a male 7-year-old tabby orange and white domestic short hair available for adoption through Animal Allies in Duluth. He's a sweet boy and would like to lounge around...

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
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Morning: Burns Harbor arriving to load iron ore pellets. Roger Blough departing with iron ore pellets.

Two Harbors

Morning: Edwin H. Gott arriving to load iron...

Great Lakes Trader/Joyce L. Van Enkevort heading for the Aerial Bridge. Photo by Carole Lent.