Charges: Holistic Healer Accused Of Groping WomenPolice say a man posed as a doctor and went too far with some of his patients. Three women have accused Fredy Escobar of fondling them at his St. Paul clinic. Police arrested him last week, and he has since posted bond.
Suspended MN Doctor Pleads Guilty To Stealing Prescription DrugsA 43-year-old suspended Pelican Rapids doctor has pleaded guilty to obtaining Hydrocodone, Oxycodone and other prescription drugs by writing and filling fraudulent prescriptions, the United States Attorney's Office announced Wednesday.
Talking Points: Doctor’s Perspective On Medical Pot ProgramThree weeks into the roll out of Minnesota's medical marijuana program, the number of patients enrolling continues to be lower than many expected.
Minnesota-Trained Doctor To Launch To Space StationAn astronaut trained as a doctor in Minnesota is set to go into space next week. Dr. Kjell Lindgren will be part of NASA's Expedition 44/45 launch on July 22. The Soyuz spacecraft will carry a crew including Lindgren to the International Space Station.
Famous Minnesota Hockey Doctor Attacked Visiting Wife’s GraveThere is not a more beloved or colorful character in the game of ice hockey. Since 1958, Dr. George Nagobads has stitched up and healed players from Golden Gophers to Olympic gold medalists.
Bill Requires Talking To Doctor Before Opting Out Of ShotsA Minnesota lawmaker wants parents who don't vaccinate their children to meet with a doctor first.
Revoked Doctor Filing Court Appeal In Assisted Suicide CaseA Baltimore anesthesiologist who advised people on methods of suicide is appealing his Maryland medical license revocation. Dr. Lawrence Egbert said Friday he filed the notice for judicial review in Baltimore City Circuit Court.
Local Music Tap: 'War Poets' Teams Up w/ Rock The Cause To Release EPA Minnesota nonprofit label – the same one that launched the late Zach Sobiech's "Clouds" song to worldwide attention -- is now teaming up with local group, War Poets, to launch their latest EP.
Family Mourning Death Of Slain Orono DoctorThe family of a prominent Orono doctor killed last week has issued a statement saying they are grieving his loss as they prepare to say goodbye. Dr. Stephen Larson was shot in his home Friday night.
Sheriff: Suspect Killed Doctor Who Helped Deliver HimThe Hennepin County Sheriff's Department says there is no doubt that 74-year-old Dr. Stephen Larson was murdered by 30-year-old Ted Hoffstrom, who was just recently sworn in as a licensed attorney.
Doctor: How To Address Obesity & Halloween CandyHalloween is on Thursday, and while many of us are stocking up on candy to hand out to trick-or-treaters, a woman in Fargo is planning to hand out a controversial letter.
2 New Ways To Treat Your Allergies During Peak Season It's peak allergy season – as if you didn't know already – and ragweed pollen is the culprit. It's the most common cause for seasonal allergies, and if you're having a tough time dealing with it, here are some products that doctor say could help. The first is an alternative to liquid nasal sprays that often cause uncomfortable drippage. It's an aerosol spray that's getting rave reviews.
CDC Goal: More Immunizations For MN StudentsBeginning next year, children may be getting a few extra vaccination shots when at the doctor. The health department wants to change the school immunization rules beginning in September 2014 to reflect the Centers for Disease Control recommendations.
Local Woman With Brain Injury Turns To Concussion DoctorToni Scribner is at her best first thing in the morning. It’s when she walks around the neighborhood, makes her own breakfast or even gets dressed –- all things she couldn't do three months ago.
Minn. High Court Say Online Post Legally Protected The Minnesota Supreme Court says a man's online post calling a doctor "a real tool" is protected speech.