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Big Bison bucks: NDSU athletics booster club reaches unforeseen funds
Heitkamp taking Republicans 'at their word' tax talks will be bipartisan
Regular golfer at age 100 offers ideas on ongoing health
Hagerott on defensive after release of critical staff survey, staffing changes
Walmart wants to send people into your house to stock the fridge - even when you're not home
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Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Press to adapt new business brief policy
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
Sailer wins national awards
Pets are family too; Evergreen celebrates Senior Living Week
What does a machinist do? Lathe donated to Dickinson Middle School
Bison safety's family moves from Florida to Fargo to capture his senior season
Titans roll over Southern McLean, win third straight game
Bowman County blows out Heart River
Beach Buccaneers top Wildfire for region win
Miners blank rival Hazen
LEGISLATORS: Property tax relief was increased in the 2017 session
Port: Podcast: Chancellor Hagerott defends himself and hiring choices
Port: Lawmaker: Chancellor fired Vice Chancellor to make room for “Navy buddy”
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Ryan M. Kuntz
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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July 29, 2013
Accidental prescription drug poisoning on the rise
GRAND FORKS -- As more adults are using prescription drugs to manage aches, pains and chronic illness, there's been a spike in accidental poisonings in children, according to a study published in the July issue of Pediatrics, the official journal the American Academy of Pediatrics. Children...
July 29, 2013 - 12:00am
April 14, 2013
Back from the brink: Starved horses recover under care of Hatton couple
HATTON -- After their trailer ride from western North Dakota, Krystal, Ruby, Diamond, Princess, Karmel and Ginger were unloaded at the foot of a 1,000 pound-plus hay bale in the barn. They made a serious dent in it. "They ate hay for almost 12 straight hours," Doug Hannestad said....
April 14, 2013 - 12:00am
August 9, 2012
Sanford Health gives $20M for USD arena
VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) -- Sanford Health is giving $20 million to the University of South Dakota for a new arena. It is the third significant financial move for the Dakotas-based health network in less than a week. The university last year began raising money for a proposed $50 million...
August 9, 2012 - 12:00am
July 13, 2012
Sanford to invest $200M in services: Merger with Medcenter One to bring super clinic to Dickinson
BISMARCK -- Sanford Health will invest $200 million over the next 10 years to enhance health services in Bismarck-Mandan and throughout western...
July 13, 2012 - 12:00am
March 10, 2012
St. Joseph's Hospital: Celebrating 100 years of service
From an empty building with no electricity, equipment or staff to a fully-equipped critical access facility, St.
March 10, 2012 - 12:00am
January 20, 2012
Oil Patch day care in short supply
Editor's note: This is the first story in a two-part series looking at the child care shortage in northwestern North Dakota. WILLISTON -- Judy...
January 20, 2012 - 12:00am
April 16, 2010
Letter: Is health care reform really necessary?
In the midst of passing a frenzied health care bill and the hoopla that has congressional members standing off with the opposite party and squabbling amongst themselves, there is a basic issue: the costs of health care are rising significantly in the U.S. It's safe to say that most...
April 16, 2010 - 12:00am
April 15, 2010
Health overhaul could come before court
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Justice Stephen Breyer predicted Thursday that the Supreme Court will one day pass judgment on this year's health care overhaul. Breyer told a congressional panel that the massive health care law, like most major federal legislation, is a good candidate for high...
April 15, 2010 - 12:42pm
April 4, 2010
Press Editorial: Veterans deserve clarity on medical care issue
The end of a contract for a local clinic where many area veterans get medical care has brought a number of questions and concerns to the forefront. Among the people left in the dark about what happens when the Veterans Affairs contract with Great Plains Clinic ends May 1, is the...
April 4, 2010 - 12:00am
February 19, 2010
Obama challenges GOP on health care, boosts Reid
HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) -- Days before hosting an intensive health care summit with both Republicans and Democrats, President Barack Obama made a fervent push for his overhaul, calling it critical not just for the millions without insurance but for the entire country's economic well-being....
February 19, 2010 - 6:50pm
December 22, 2009
Tis' health-care season
Tis' the season, and this season seemed to have begun even earlier than last year, in fact this may be the earliest the season has ever begun. Long before the Thanksgiving bird was in the oven, before the first ghost or goblin rang our door bell, before kids met their new teachers...
December 22, 2009 - 12:00am
December 13, 2009
Letter: Health care option not the right option
I am writing to express my strong opposition to a government-run health care option.
December 13, 2009 - 12:00am
Elder Care seeks to build new facility
Construction for a new Elder Care facility in Dickinson may begin as soon as June 1. The facility, if approved, will be funded mostly from the...
December 13, 2009 - 12:00am
December 12, 2009
Reid plays 'shopworn' race card
NEW YORK -- Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid of Nevada recently played the most shopworn trick in the liberal playbook. While debating health care "reform," he ferociously deployed the race card. Reid claimed that "ObamaCare" opponents were like those who "dug in their heels and...
December 12, 2009 - 12:00am
November 18, 2009
Letter: Intelligent health care debate needed
The health care debate has been deprived of vital content and force due to fear mongers. Through petty and unsubstantiated claims the importance of health care reform has been defamed. We've lost sight of the real issues such as the U.S. ranks at the bottom (the most deaths from ailments...
November 18, 2009 - 12:00am