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Former addicts look to help others through new ACTS program
Same-sex Dickinson couple reflect on marriage
New court battle brewing on different pipeline
Heavy rain, saturated soil set stage for major flooding, but it’s too early to tell for sure
Agencies see new normal coming for state funding
crime and courts
nation and world
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Medora Musical ticket sales cross 100,000
Drug prices keep rising with no end in sight
The corny truth about high fructose corn syrup
Benson: Coyotes and prairie dogs on the Great Plains
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Blue Jays rally past Twins, 8-7
'A special feeling': Blue Hawks enter the season with high hopes
Game in Miles City a reminder of Dickinson State players' roots
Former coach's work still the blueprint for Blue Hawks' defense
Position by position: A closer look at all 22 Dickinson State starters on offense and defense
Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong farm bill
Brock: Small town tragedies
Murdock: Never Trump seeds would bear socialist fruit
Letter: We don’t need annual legislative session, we need term limits
Letter: Respect for community and property needed
good bad and ugly
Jeffrey Gordon Ridl
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
July 21, 2016
Irsfeld: Where to turn for relief from joint pain, arthritis
Osteoarthritis is probably one of the most asked about topics when people come to the pharmacy. Most likely because the Centers for Disease Control estimated 30.8 million adults had osteoarthritis from 2008 to 2011. There is a good chance that if you are 65 or older, you have some...
July 21, 2016 - 3:30pm
Community Health Needs Assessment report available online
Every three years, CHI St. Alexius Health Dickinson Medical Center performs a Community Health Needs Assessment to help identify specific health...
July 21, 2016 - 12:07pm
July 13, 2016
Zika virus found in N.D. woman who traveled to Jamaica
BISMARCK -- A North Dakota woman who recently traveled to Jamaica tested positive for the Zika virus, the state Department of Health confirmed Wednesday.The woman, whose city of residence was not disclosed by the health department in a news release, is not pregnant and was not hospitalized...
July 13, 2016 - 12:59pm
June 28, 2016
Fargo man considers legal action after losing leg in construction accident
FARGO -- The plan was to pick her boyfriend up for lunch. Shoshanna Tom arrived at the Sioux Falls, S.D., construction site where Vincent Saganitso...
June 28, 2016 - 10:05pm
June 24, 2016
Richardton Health Center to host grand opening on Sunday
RICHARDTON—The Richardton Health Center is almost ready to open its doors. Though finishing touches are still being made to the $6.4 million...
June 24, 2016 - 5:41pm
June 22, 2016
Letter: Decay in Dickinson
Well, The Press reports that Great Plains Clinic is in talks to acquisition by Sanford. Great. Less choice for the consumer. Better yet, another dead and dying building that no one wants in the heart of Dickinson. In most major U.S. cities, the medical centers are at the heart of...
June 22, 2016 - 6:21pm
June 2, 2016
Hettinger hospital gains new leader as CEO retires after 33 years
HETTINGER—Matthew Shahan worked at West River Health Services in the IT department before deciding he wanted to jump into administrative...
June 2, 2016 - 6:32pm
May 28, 2016
Therapy sends Jahner into remission
A 24-year-old Dickinson native's participation in immunotherapy trials at a Seattle hospital came down to a telephone call. Matthew Jahner was...
May 28, 2016 - 7:00am
April 22, 2016
Good, Bad and Ugly: Heritage Foundation moving in right direction
Occasionally, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that made headlines throughout our region and state. The Good DSU Heritage Foundation gaining footing: From the sound of it, the Dickinson State University Heritage Foundation is doing exactly what it should...
April 22, 2016 - 10:28pm
April 19, 2016
Dickinson medical center changes name to CHI St. Alexius Health
Dickinson's hospital has a new name. CHI St. Joseph's Health is becoming CHI St. Alexius Health, as Catholic Health Initiatives forms a regional...
April 19, 2016 - 4:35pm
April 18, 2016
Dickinson native Matthew Jahner, 24, in exclusive immunotherapy clinical trial to fight his leukemia
Matthew Jahner is no stranger to bone-marrow biopsies, blood draws and the side effects of chemotherapy. The 24-year-old Dickinson native was...
April 18, 2016 - 6:14pm
April 1, 2016
Mumps outbreak hits North Dakota, 2 cases reported in Stark County
BISMARCK -- A spike in mumps cases in North Dakota has the state’s health department asking people to get vaccinated. The Department of Health has received 14 reports of mumps since Feb. 24, two of which were reported in Stark County and an additional eight were reported in Ward...
April 1, 2016 - 4:51pm
March 30, 2016
FDA backs expanded use of medical abortion pill
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday agreed to allow more access to Danco Laboratories' abortion pill Mifeprex, likely making it easier and cheaper for women to have an abortion by medication. The FDA increased authorized use of the pill to 70 days of gestation...
News/Nation and World
March 30, 2016 - 2:12pm
March 25, 2016
Researchers: U.S. spends $3 billion a year on unused cancer drugs
U.S. doctors and hospitals throw out almost $3 billion in unused cancer drugs each year because the medicines come in supersized single-use packages and excess medicine must be discarded for safety reasons, a recent paper suggests. Researchers focused on 20 expensive medicines that...
News/Nation and World
March 25, 2016 - 10:02pm
Sanford Health Plan posts $76.5 loss for 2015
FARGO -- The Sanford Health Plan posted an operating loss of $76.5 million for 2015 as a result of higher-than-expected costs for insurance lines including the North Dakota Public Employees Retirement System. That amount includes $38.5 million set aside to cover expected losses in...
March 25, 2016 - 6:00am