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Suspect in the killing of a Rolette County Deputy identified
Facebook dismissive of censorship, abuse concerns, rights groups allege
Standing Rock tribe officially asks protesters to clear out
Doctors may accept low fee from Medicare, but not from all patients
Trump vows his full support to CIA after feud about Russia hacking
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'
No. 17 Wisconsin escaped from Gophers in overtime
UND goes to 6-2 in Big Sky with win over Idaho State
Packers, Falcons expected to give Georgia Dome that will be demolished an explosive sendoff
Youth carries Midgets wrestling to victory
Slow second half dooms Midgets against Bravettes
Port: Meet Burgum the Politician
Fielding Questions: Ice cream bucket propagation for African violets
Growing Together: Tips for shopping seed catalogs
Minding Our Elders: A needed vacation from caregiving should be guilt-free
Phillips: Kindness leaves you with lots to talk about
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
Standing Rock tribe officially asks protesters to clear out
October 8, 2013
Sanford Health Q&A: Dr. Heather Martin
What can I do to protect myself against breast cancer? Breast cancer is most successfully treated when caught in the early stages. If you notice a lump, skin discoloration or changes, discharge from a nipple, or experience ongoing breast pain, call your primary care doctor immediately....
October 8, 2013 - 12:00am
March 22, 2013
PRACS study subjects left hanging
FARGO -- PRACS Institute founder James Carlson said Thursday that he is striving to salvage the clinical drug research firm, the day after hundreds...
March 22, 2013 - 12:00am
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
August 15, 2012
ND health officer: Medical marijuana carries risks
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota's top health official and a supporter of medical marijuana are sparring about whether pot has health benefits. Health officer Terry Dwelle says the federal Food and Drug Administration hasn't approved marijuana as a medicine. Dwelle says there's increased...
August 15, 2012 - 10:26am
June 4, 2012
ND medical marijuana ballot measure approved
BISMARCK (AP) -- Secretary of State Al Jaeger has approved a ballot measure that would allow people to use marijuana legally in North Dakota for medical reasons. Jaeger's action Monday means supporters of medical marijuana may begin gathering signatures to put the issue on the ballot....
June 4, 2012 - 11:19am
July 18, 2011
Brain injury raises dementia risk, US study finds
PARIS (AP) -- A large study in older veterans raises fresh concern about mild brain injuries that hundreds of thousands of troops have suffered from explosions in recent wars. Even concussions seem to raise the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease or other dementia later in life,...
July 18, 2011 - 9:22am
December 16, 2010
New Jamestown hospital gets $1.6 million gift
JAMESTOWN (AP) -- A Jamestown area farmer left $1.6 million in his will for a new hospital being built in the city. Jamestown Hospital Foundation Director Jan Barnes calls the gift from Daniel Kornovich "incredible." The Jamestown Sun reports that a healing garden at the new Jamestown...
December 16, 2010 - 11:34am
December 4, 2010
Odd exercises good for osteoporosis
DEAR DR. DONOHUE: A bone density test showed that I have osteopenia. When I looked on the Internet, I found information that said walking would have no effect on osteoporosis or osteopenia. It said odd-impact exercises would be beneficial. What in the world are odd-impact exercises?...
December 4, 2010 - 12:45pm
July 26, 2010
Full face transplant Spaniard displays new look
MADRID (AP) -- A Spanish man who underwent the world's first full face transplant appeared before TV cameras Monday for the first time since...
July 26, 2010 - 11:59am
July 13, 2010
Study: Many docs don't blow whistle on colleagues
CHICAGO (AP) -- Your doctor could be drunk, addicted to drugs or outright incompetent, but other physicians may not blow the whistle. A new survey finds that many American physicians fail to report troubled colleagues to authorities, believing that someone else will take care of...
July 13, 2010 - 8:10pm
May 9, 2010
St. Joseph's looks to future
St. Joseph's Hospital and Health Center officials hope to build a new facility in Dickinson, but continue to maintain the existing facility to...
May 9, 2010 - 12:00am
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
April 2, 2010
Veteran's care up in the air
A local veteran's services office is being inundated with concerns about who will provide their medical services and one official says it could take months for new services to start. After community-based outpatient clinic Great Plains Clinic, PC in Dickinson chose not to renew its...
April 2, 2010 - 12:00am
February 4, 2009
Car explosion injures head of medical board
WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. (AP) -- The chairman of the Arkansas State Medical Board was critically injured Wednesday when his car exploded as he was leaving home for work, an attorney said. Trent P. Pierce was taken to Regional Medical Center in Memphis, Tenn., where he was listed in critical...
February 4, 2009 - 11:00am
December 26, 2008
Kits designed to keep violence victims' identities confidential
The identity of a rapist could be stored away in a box and revealed when a rape victim is ready -- which may be never. However, law enforcement would rather have the information available even if details of the "Jane Doe" rape kit need to be worked out. The North Dakota Forensic...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am