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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Giving babies eggs and nuts early may avert allergies
Police capture gunman who killed five at Washington state mall
Obama vetoes Sept. 11 Saudi bill, sets up showdown with Congress
Ted Cruz says he will vote for Donald Trump
crime and courts
nation and world
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
Port: Burgum says Obama blocking Dakota Access Pipeline could spark recession
Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Engagement: VanDoorne and Johnson
DSU to showcase artwork by Donna Watts
How to prevent childhood obesity
Trinity: Building the future, embracing the past
Killdeer mulls keeping football at 1A, moving to 9-man
Vikings QB Bradford was all-everything athlete until football won out
DHS swimming and diving qualifies four for state
Twins beat Mariners to end 7-game skid
Lisa Marvin cleared to play college hockey again
OUR VIEW: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Omdahl: Measure 1 begs issue of representativeness
Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Letter: BLM's duty is to protect tribes from wasting natural gas
good bad and ugly
Regina M. Bruha
Thomas "Tom" Kuntz
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
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
September 2, 2014
Victims involved in ATV accident identified
MERCER — The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified three individuals involved in a fatal ATV accident near Mercer. Patrick Anderson of Bismarck was one of three riding the four-wheeler Sunday on a McLean County road when he was thrown from the cargo area. The driver, Carla...
News/crime and courts
September 2, 2014 - 9:35pm
August 20, 2014
Sanford Health aims to build 300 clinics in Ghana
By Patrick Springer Forum News Service FARGO — Sanford Health is working with the government of Ghana to build 300 clinics in the African country by 2020 in the most ambitious project of its international clinic initiative. Sanford has signed an agreement with the government...
August 20, 2014 - 11:05pm
August 11, 2014
Sanford, YMCA to build Family Wellness center for Bismarck-Mandan
$12.3M project will be similar to Fargo, Sioux Falls facilities MANDAN, N.D. – Sanford Health and the YMCA unveiled plans Monday...
August 11, 2014 - 3:50pm
July 24, 2014
Private insurance coverage up 10 percent in ND since before ACA
BISMARCK — Private insurance coverage has increased by more than 10 percent in North Dakota since before passage of the federal Affordable Care Act, an Insurance Department official reported Wednesday in the first such measure of the controversial law’s impact. Deputy Insurance...
July 24, 2014 - 12:33am
July 17, 2014
Sanford to launch air service base in Dickinson
A day after Spirit Lifeline pulled out of Dickinson, another medical air service hopes to take its place. Bismarck-based Sanford AirMed announced Thursday that it plans to establish a base in Dickinson by late fall, according to a press release. The oil boom city will be home to...
July 17, 2014 - 11:41pm
July 15, 2014
Moorhead man accused of bomb threat against hospital
Moorhead man accused of bomb threat against hospital FARGO — An arrest warrant has been issued for a Moorhead, Minn., man accused of calling in a bomb threat against Sanford Hospital on Friday. Charging documents filed Monday against Peter Jonathan Rovang, 53, in Cass County District...
News/crime and courts
July 15, 2014 - 11:37pm
June 23, 2014
92-year-old struck by a car in Valley City
VALLEY CITY - A 92-year-old woman struck by a car Sunday evening in Valley City was airlifted to a Fargo hospital to be treated for her injuries. Rita Weber remained hospitalized at Sanford Health on Monday morning, but her condition was not available, hospital staff said. The...
News/crime and courts
June 23, 2014 - 12:07pm