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Higher ed board will interview Potts, Flakoll for chancellor job
Belfield man rear-ends semi trailer, dies
No charges against officer who shot man after chase
DPS budget committee discusses potential land acquisition
House passes bill that could spoil health insurance deal
University to recruit students to study Bakken impact on wildlife, environment
As oil prices slide, North Dakota sees manufacturing in its future
ND drilling rig count falls below 100
Boil order lifted for some Divide County towns
Officials clarify when cos. are exempt from flaring rule
Holten: That was then; this is now
Other Views: Derailed rail study had merit
Kemp: Hedge funds get short of oil as storage fills
Letter: Gag amendment for trafficking bill leaves women in the dark
Letter: Why are we voting on discrimination bill?
#TBT: Early signs of the boom
AppSnap: TripIt alleviates (some) travel stress
Stolen memories: Local family has World War II memorabilia stolen during home invasion
Rural Manvel couple's outdoor birth experience focus of TV reality show
Patrick Hope: Covering the basics
Robert "Mike" Murphy
George Allan Lynch
Numbers on the upswing: Decline in gun tags contributes to success rate jump among ND hunters
Leier: Signs of spring are in the air
Dakota Recreation Report
Hands full from the start: UND’s first round opponent Quinnipac building a strong reputation on college hockey scene
Haussler to retire as Bismarck’s athletic director
Continuing a family tradition: Woroniecki family of rural Hebron has been raising cattle, caring for the land for more than a century
Tiny Taylor experiences growth
Growing steadily: Richardton undergoing big changes as oil’s sprawl drives development, growth
Envisioning the future: Hettinger Extension Center scientists try to determine what’s important to producers
Elevator evolution: Technology changing how elevators like Southwest Grain operate
March 14, 2015
Letter: Who is running hospitals? Doctors or insurance companies?
Recently, I had to go to the hospital. In doing so, I got a hell of a shock. I found out that I was only allowed to be there for 24 hours. The reason I was there was because I was in critical condition. In finding out, due to insurance guidelines, I was only allowed to stay two days...
opinion / letters
March 14, 2015 - 10:54pm
June 7, 2014
A ‘little angel’s’ final gown: Program providing outfits for families who have lost children before or during birth to ND hospitals
FARGO — While sisters Dani Gillett and Pam Stewart have never lost infants of their own, they know people who have, and they said they can’t imagine losing a baby and then having to go shopping for a burial outfit. The women have started a program called Outfits for Angels to...
news / north dakota
June 7, 2014 - 11:49pm
March 12, 2014
Doctor shortage widespread in ND: Survey of hospitals finds hospital finances among major concerns
A shortage of health care workers — including doctors, specialists, nurses and other professionals — is a major concern in three-fourths of the 36 North Dakota communities surveyed in health needs assessments conducted over the past three years. Other top priorities include...
news / local
March 12, 2014 - 8:11pm
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...
news / local
February 15, 2014 - 11:21pm
March 24, 2013
Robotic technology in the OR: Grand Forks woman has cysts removed by da Vinci SI robot
GRAND FORKS -- Last fall, Brooke Conlin of Grand Forks had three massive cysts in her abdomen -- one was half the size of a football, the others were each as big as a grapefruit. She had no idea they were there. The 29-year-old had noticed unusual back pain, which she thought might...
news / north dakota
March 24, 2013 - 5:18pm
June 17, 2012
Oil Patch health care trying to catch up
WILLISTON -- In some parts of the Oil Patch, health care is hard to come by and the challenge is becoming greater. For instance, if you're not...
news / oil
June 17, 2012 - 12:00am
March 25, 2009
North Dakota is known for its extreme weather as well as the people willing to lend a helping hand. During a Monday and Tuesday's blizzard, hospitals were thankful for the latter. Volunteers in Dickinson and Hettinger transported staff and physicians to hospitals so they could remain...
March 25, 2009 - 11:33pm
February 28, 2009
State Hospital study rejected
BISMARCK -- The Senate on Friday rejected a Fargo legislator's request to study transferring the State Hospital's property in Jamestown to the state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. Even though Senate Concurrent Resolution 4025 states twice that its purpose is to look...
February 28, 2009 - 11:25pm
February 7, 2009
Hospitals receive grants
Ten rural North Dakota communities, including Bowman's Southwest Healthcare Services, will benefit from grants provided to small hospitals. The grants are provided through the North Dakota Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility (Flex) Program administered through the Center for Rural...
February 7, 2009 - 12:00am
June 27, 2008
Delegates work to help local hospitals
DICKINSON - North Dakota's congressional delegation continues to work on finding ways to assist the Richardton and Dickinson hospitals in creating a path where a transfer of enhanced Medicare reimbursement status can be transferred. The House on Tuesday overwhelmingly passed the...
June 27, 2008 - 12:00am