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Senate confirms Pompeo to be Trump's CIA director
Ban on North Dakota Sunday morning sales could be lifted
Trump White House vows to stop China taking South China Sea islands
Debate begins on ND bill to exempt higher ed applicants from open records law
ND legislators going round and round on daylight saving time, time zone discussions
crime and courts
nation and world
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
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Dickinson State softball picked 1st, baseball 4th in NSAA poll
Blyleven says Twins' improvement has to start with pitching
UND gets commitment from right-handed defenseman
SCHLOSSMAN: Road trip may be what UND needs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
June 9, 2015
Sanford extends telemedicine to doctor’s office
FARGO — Patients at Sanford Health now will be able to have video visits with primary care doctors for minor health problems. The video visits, available on desktop computers and smartphones for patients who already have a relationship with a primary-care doctor, initially will...
June 9, 2015 - 11:29pm
October 22, 2014
Group of doctors: ‘Measure 1 is good for North Dakota’
FARGO — A group of 60 physicians in the state offered a “second opinion” to North Dakota’s “right to life” amendment Wednesday, saying they support the ballot measure and don’t fear it will lead to the wide-ranging unintended consequences its opponents have discussed. During...
October 22, 2014 - 9:48pm
April 7, 2014
Smith: Improving rural health care through broadband, bringing doctors to their patients
Lost in the political squabbling surrounding the Affordable Care Act is the extraordinary work of our nation’s doctors. For generations, they have been the backbone of our health care system — from those doctors of a bygone era who made house calls to the cutting-edge medical...
April 7, 2014 - 4:34pm
April 6, 2014
Getting more doctors for N.D.: A key retention tool, in-state residencies, is maxed out now but officials expect more
Michelle Placke grew up in the small town of Beulah with a dentist for a father and a nurse for a mother, so she knew she wanted to be a doctor...
April 6, 2014 - 9:59pm
February 15, 2014
Fight against bad medicine: Medical community teams up with law enforcement to combat prescription abuse from the inside
As prescription drug addiction becomes an ever-increasing problem in North Dakota, members of the medical and law enforcement community are working together to try and stop it before it starts. “It’s becoming a national epidemic,” said John Vastag, co-chairman of Reducing Pharmaceutical...
February 15, 2014 - 11:21pm
January 13, 2014
Omdahl: 65,000 people and no additional doctors
The shortage of primary care physicians in North Dakota just got worse. It was approaching a crisis situation before expansion of Medicaid kicked...
January 13, 2014 - 12:59pm
January 4, 2014
Early days of Obamacare bring trickle, not flood, of patients
By Sharon Begley and Lewis Krauskopf Reuters NEW YORK — U.S. medical providers are seeing only a trickle of patients newly insured under President Barack Obama’s health care law, as insurers, hospitals and doctors try to work out any hitches in coverage. More than 2 million...
January 4, 2014 - 9:00pm
March 10, 2013
Finding doctors in ND: Majority come from within
GRAND FORKS -- Before being hired by Altru Health System last year, Dr. Jason Go saw Grand Forks as just another town along the interstate between...
March 10, 2013 - 12:00am
January 16, 2013
UND admins push for new medical school
BISMARCK -- University of North Dakota leaders were hoping Tuesday to convince legislators that the most expensive option for expanding its medical school would be the best value for the state. The UND representatives spoke to the Senate Appropriations Committee to provide details...
January 16, 2013 - 12:00am
November 11, 2012
FOTB: Doctor, Doctor: Couple helps out with Williston's health care demands
WILLISTON -- Patients of Dr. Shu-Ming Wang are surprised to hear the Chinese doctor has a hint of a Southern accent. Wang, who recently moved...
November 11, 2012 - 12:00am
June 6, 2010
Study: Radiation boosts prostate cancer survival
CHICAGO (AP) -- Doctors are reporting a key advance in treating men with cancer that has started to spread beyond the prostate: survival is significantly better if radiation is added to standard hormone treatments. Results of the study were given Sunday at a cancer conference, where...
June 6, 2010 - 5:40pm
February 5, 2009
Doctors separate conjoined infants
PARIS (AP) -- An operation to separate conjoined twin boys from Madagascar was successful and the babies are "doing well," doctors at a Paris...
February 5, 2009 - 11:50am
March 7, 2008
N.D. doctors are critical of WSI
BISMARCK -- North Dakota doctors described to legislators on Thursday a state workers' compensation system in which their medical care decisions are often interfered with by non-medically trained bureaucrats and in which the paperwork and low reimbursement is not worth the trouble...
March 7, 2008 - 12:00am