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Supreme Court justice urges legislators to study ND juvenile court system
FAMILY Act could benefit small businesses, Heitkamp says
Fostering elementary leadership
DSU students' artwork to be judged today during reception
Great Indoors: Basketball-themed cake adds fun to Final Four
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
Who do you think you are?
Remembering what Lent is for
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Millennial credit history may be leading to higher interest rate loans
It's time to move: ABLE sets campaign goal of $500,000 to complete construction of 4 group homes
DSU women finish No. 22 in final basketball poll
Blue Hawk baseball swept by Minot
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
Hanzal's first Wild goal part of memorable family reunion
Kolpack: The 5 burning questions and projected answers for NDSU football this spring
Port: Governor Burgum is undecided on constitutional carry legislation
Port: #NoDAPL movement’s supposed environmentalists literally trying to cause pipeline leaks
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port's Notebook: Nepotism and an insidious assault on political dissent
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
Robert Edward "Bob" Hanson
Edwin "Ed" V Novotny
Herbert H. Gatzke
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Many moos ago...: 80-year-old sales ring still spot for top cattle, food, socializing
Mott Mayor uses role on regional boards to aid city
State-of-art new clinic - and vets
Despite struggles, Gary Greff is never giving up on Enchanted Highway project
Anderson farm looks toward the future with over four generations of farming under its belt
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
April 21, 2015
Sanford, Essentia strike deal on NDPERS health insurance
FARGO - Sanford Health Plan and Essentia Health have reached an agreement that lets Essentia keep providing in-network care to its patients in the 65,000-member North Dakota Public Employees Retirement System. The deal adds 1,500 Essentia Health providers to the NDPERS network,...
April 21, 2015 - 7:21pm
April 10, 2015
3-a-day floor sessions start Monday; Lee says Blues not trying to influence NDPERS bill
BISMARCK – March Madness may be over, but for the North Dakota Legislature, April action hits peak stage in the next two weeks, starting with...
April 10, 2015 - 6:56pm
April 9, 2015
Sanford adds two special infection control patient rooms
Sanford Health in Fargo and Bismarck have been designated North Dakota's Ebola treatment centers.
April 9, 2015 - 7:19pm
March 26, 2015
House passes bill that could spoil health insurance deal
BISMARCK – House lawmakers passed a bill Thursday that could spoil a recently signed deal with Sanford Health Plan to provide health insurance...
March 26, 2015 - 7:38pm
March 16, 2015
Bill to address Sanford Health Plan switch gets first hearing
BISMARCK – A House committee held the first hearing Monday on a bill designed to ensure that public employees – and lawmakers – can keep their same health benefits and medical providers when the North Dakota Public Employees Retirement System switches its insurance carrier to...
March 16, 2015 - 10:26pm
March 4, 2015
Essentia in talks to join Sanford Health Plan provider network
FARGO – Essentia Health has not yet joined the provider network for the health insurance plan that will cover an estimated 65,000 North Dakota public employees, retirees and their family members starting July 1. The board of the North Dakota Public Employees Retirement System,...
March 4, 2015 - 8:01pm
February 27, 2015
Sanford leaders release floor-by-floor plans for medical center
FARGO — Sanford Health leaders have pinned down what will go where inside their new 11-story medical center going up in south Fargo and on...
February 27, 2015 - 12:04am
February 20, 2015
Lawmakers concerned with health insurance contract
BISMARCK — North Dakota lawmakers are moving swiftly to draft legislation requiring that a new health insurance contract for public employees and retirees contain no benefit changes for the next two years. The development comes one day after the board of the North Dakota Public...
February 20, 2015 - 10:25pm
N.D. public employees switching health insurance from Blues to Sanford
BISMARCK — North Dakota’s largest employer group decided Thursday to switch health insurance coverage from Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota to the Sanford Health Plan in a deal that alters the competitive landscape. The shift will have ramifications in Fargo, headquarters...
February 20, 2015 - 12:50pm
February 11, 2015
3 named to Sanford Health board of trustees
FARGO — Sanford Health’s Board of Trustees has three new members, including two North Dakota physicians and a Sioux Falls broadcaster. The new members are Dr. Michael LeBeau of Bismarck, Dr. Mark Lundeen of Fargo and Don Jacobs of Sioux Falls. Members are volunteers and are...
February 11, 2015 - 10:23pm
January 3, 2015
On the move: Sandford mobileMed unit brings health care relief to the Bakken
WATFORD CITY — The finely tuned trio of health care workers on board a rig here provide medical services on the front lines in North Dakota’s...
January 3, 2015 - 6:56pm
December 27, 2014
Top 10 stories of 2014: No. 3 is Sanford, CHI St. Joseph’s facilities open in Dickinson
The Dickinson Press’ Top 10 Stories of 2014 series continues. Check each paper through Dec. 31 to see which stories made the cut. Health...
December 27, 2014 - 5:41pm
December 11, 2014
Into the blue: Sanford AirMed ready to take off in Dickinson
Josh Zellers has been piloting airplanes out of Dickinson for eight of the past nine years. On Monday, however, he will officially begin what...
December 11, 2014 - 11:05pm
November 28, 2014
Coming closer to home: Sanford infusion center brings chemotherapy to local patients
Ernesto Zubia doesn’t look like a cancer patient — his own nurses tell him that. The 56-year-old is tall and thin, with brown hair graying at the temples and a wide grin that he breaks into easily and often. The only noticeable evidence of his almost year-long ordeal with Stage...
November 28, 2014 - 11:35am
October 22, 2014
Sanford gives $1M to McKenzie Co. Healthcare Systems
WATFORD CITY — Sanford Health is donating $1 million over the span of 10 years toward the construction of the new McKenzie County Healthcare Systems medical center in Watford City. In June, McKenzie County Healthcare Systems broke ground on a new $59 million medical complex. CEO...
October 22, 2014 - 9:43pm