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Hoeven visits Dickinson
Commission will address sale of fireworks
Two-a-days: North Dakota legislators sprint toward mid-session break
MCFEELY: Legendary coach needs all of his competitiveness after car crash
ND House: Nonlethal drone weapons stay legal for law enforcement
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
Promoting beef: Sharon Kickertz-Gerbig named CattleWomen regional director
Winning the golden ticket: Dickinson State to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Midgets top Williston, earn West Region play-in game
Bowman County outlasts Killdeer in Region 7 semifinals
Moody breaks ND Class A career scoring record in DHS win
In sixth man role, DSU's Herbst has been a spark
Zuroff's heave gives Bearcats a comeback win
Port: State of North Dakota buys hotel rooms and bus tickets home for #NoDAPL protesters
Port: Feds a no-show again as N.D. police receive hazmat training before squaring off with protesters
Port: House votes to restrict civil asset forfeiture despite opposition from law enforcement
Port: Anger and insults in the ND House, casino suffers and wind industry targeted
Port: House votes to allow non-lethal weapons on drones after heated debate
Jacob R. "Jake" Renner
Catherine "Katie" (Kessel) Steinke
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
October 25, 2015
Supporting women, helping families: Free clinic to offer pregnancy testing, support, referrals and parenting classes
Young women who fear they may be pregnant, need support through a crisis pregnancy or feel overwhelmed with a new infant will be welcomed at...
October 25, 2015 - 11:42am
September 1, 2015
Letter: Having more people trained in CPR saves lives
I wanted to take an opportunity to respond to some of the comments made by Kevin Holten in his Aug. 19 column regarding CPR. According to the American Heart Association, more than 326,000 people have cardiac arrest outside of a hospital every year, and only an estimated 10 percent...
September 1, 2015 - 7:31pm
August 28, 2015
MRSA staph infection leads to postponement of Richardton-Taylor-Hebron football game against Hettinger-Scranton
RICHARDTON -- A possible outbreak of MRSA staph infection led to the postponement of the season-opening 9-man football game between Richardton-Taylor-Hebron and Hettinger-Scranton on Friday. Richardton-Taylor High School Superintendent Brent Bautz said one student, a member of...
August 28, 2015 - 4:26pm
August 24, 2015
North Dakota insurers, providers working to be more transparent about prices
FARGO, N.D. -- Confusion and lack of specifics over the cost of health care have long vexed consumers, provoking louder calls for greater transparency and better tools to predict the cost of services. Health providers and insurers say they are well aware of the demand by consumers...
August 24, 2015 - 11:04am
August 20, 2015
West River Health Services show off $3M addition, MRI scanner
HETTINGER — West River Health Services CEO Jim Long said the idea to construct a $3 million addition and new MRI — magnetic resonance imaging...
August 20, 2015 - 11:26pm
August 12, 2015
Access to health care ‘a godsend’ for uninsured man
FARGO — Not long ago, Mike Barry was going to a homeless health clinic to take care of his chronic health conditions, which include diabetes,...
August 12, 2015 - 11:23pm
August 11, 2015
Old St. Joseph’s Hospital sale nearing completion
The president of a development company in the process of purchasing the old St. Joseph’s Hospital and Health Center building in Dickinson said...
August 11, 2015 - 11:28pm
July 17, 2015
Health care services see big boost in Watford City
WATFORD CITY — The health care picture in Watford City is improving with Sanford Health opening a 1,900-square-foot clinic and adding visiting specialists while a new hospital employee housing facility has been completed. Starting Aug. 11, Sanford specialists will begin seeing...
July 17, 2015 - 12:06am
June 25, 2015
U.S. top court backs Obamacare, president says it's here to stay
* Conservative Chief Justice Roberts authors 6-3 ruling * Obama says his healthcare law is "here to stay" * Scalia delivers blistering dissent * Healthcare industry breathe collective sigh of relief (Adds updated market reaction) WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Supreme Court on...
News/Nation and World
June 25, 2015 - 5:10pm
North Dakota leaders have mixed feelings in Affordable Care Act ruling
WASHINGTON -- Members of North Dakota's and Minnesota's congressional delegations had mixed feelings on the U.S. Supreme Court's decision Thursday to uphold nationwide tax subsidies under the Affordable Care Act. King v. Burwell hinged on whether those who purchased coverage through...
June 25, 2015 - 5:09pm
June 18, 2015
North Dakotans could be at risk of losing health insurance subsidies
FARGO — An advocacy group for health consumers said Thursday that 14,000 North Dakotans are at risk of losing their health insurance subsidies if the U.S. Supreme Court rules against the Obama administration’s Affordable Care Act. Families USA said the King v. Burwell case, which...
June 18, 2015 - 11:21pm
May 30, 2015
Western North Dakota vets search for health care options
BISMARCK — For many veterans of North Dakota, especially in western rural areas, taking advantage of much-needed health care benefits can be a lengthy process when it involves traveling to a Veterans Administration facility in Fargo. While some procedures are not available by local...
May 30, 2015 - 11:45pm
May 29, 2015
Quiet comfort: Hospital’s dialysis unit completes move to new location
The new dialysis unit at CHI St. Joseph’s Health in Dickinson is quiet. The gentle hum of machines and the occasional beeping of a monitor...
May 29, 2015 - 11:17pm
April 30, 2015
Unfinished NDPERS budget bill won’t affect member benefits, director says
BISMARCK – As lawyers and lawmakers try to figure out the next step for the North Dakota Public Employees Retirement System budget that was left unfinished when the Legislature adjourned Wednesday, the system’s executive director said it’s business as usual. “As far as...
April 30, 2015 - 6:36pm
April 28, 2015
Sanford, Essentia earn a ‘B’ in national safety report
FARGO - Sanford Medical Center and Essentia Health in Fargo both scored a “B” in a group’s evaluation of hospital safety performance based on measures of error rates. None of North Dakota’s top six hospitals earned an “A” in the latest evaluation by The Leapfrog Group,...
April 28, 2015 - 8:18pm