Ribbon cutting

Richard Sampson, M.D., medical director did the honors of cutting the ribbon of the new Family Birth Center at Mayo Clinic Health System — Northland in Barron in January of 2020. The $990,000 facility is now being repurposed as the health care provider is consolidating labor and delivery services at its Eau Claire facility. File Photo

Birthing services are no longer available in Barron as of last week, according to an announcement from Mayo Clinic Health System.

The health care provider is transitioning labor and delivery services in both Barron and Menomonie to its Eau Claire location.