Cook County News


11/14/2017 04:09 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Stoneburner to succeed Deitner at TKDA 

The Hibbing native has been with the employee-owned engineering, architecture and planning firm for more than 30 years. A graduate of the University of Minnesota, Stoneburner, a civil engineer, has served as vice president of TKDA's largest division, Facilities Engineering, since 2006.


11/10/2017 01:40 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Commentary: Rural America's disappearing maternity care 

Life in rural America can be tough, with challenges starting right from birth. Increasingly, rural women lack access to maternity services, jeopardizing their health and that of their newborns at a time when U.S. maternal mortality is rising.


11/08/2017 05:25 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Rural America's disappearing maternity care 

Katy B. Kozhimannil is director of research at the University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center and an associate professor at the University of Minnesota School of Public Health . Austin Frakt is director of the Partnered Evidence-based Policy Resource Center with the Department of Veterans Affairs and an associate professor with Boston University School of Public Health.


11/02/2017 05:48 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Herren receives Cook County entrepreneur of the year award 

From left, Barry Pederson, North Shore Waste ; Baiers Heeren of North Shore Title ; Dustin Hanson of North Shore Waste and Jan Sivertson . From left, Barry Pederson, North Shore Waste ; Baiers Heeren of North Shore Title ; Dustin Hanson of North Shore Waste and Jan Sivertson .


10/16/2017 07:31 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Hospital expansion nears completion 

After 27 months of construction, work of the $24.5 million investment to modernize Cook County's Northshore Health hospital and care center is anticipated to be wrapped up by the end of this year. After being under construction for more than two years, Northshore Health hospital and care center in Grand Marais is nearing the completion of its $24.5 million expansion and remodeling project that started in September 2015.