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Charge: Minnesota man murdered wife after looking on the dark side of web for someone to kill her
Obama says reducing leaker Chelsea Manning's prison term serves justice
Obama says Trump should keep Russia sanctions separate from nuclear talks
U.S. sues student loan giant Navient, says it 'failed' borrowers
ND man accused of firing shots, threatening police with sidewalk ice scraper faces 14 charges
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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
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'
5 Ways to Ensure Your Small Business is In Lending Shape in 2017
Former Twins INF Plouffe agrees to one-year deal with Oakland
Scoreboard of January 17, 2017
Wolves reportedly testing interest in Rubio
Big third quarter lifts Night Hawks past Titans
Saints hold off Midgets girls basketball
McFeely: Ancient, out-of-touch white man in N.D. gives worst MLK Day speech in history
World of Wine: Nebbiolo -- the wine grape behind some of the best wines
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum has broken his pledges on tax and fee hikes
Welle: 15 things I want my children to know about me
Jacobs: NDSU's Bresciani notes 'unusual' ND media environment in application for Ohio job
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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
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
June 13, 2014
UND proposes center to analyze medical information
GRAND FORKS — Ray Goldsteen says he thinks the University of North Dakota has the solution to making sure people with diabetes get the most effective and efficient care possible: data. “What do 1,000 or 10,000 providers provide for those patients?” asked the director of UND’s...
June 13, 2014 - 11:51pm
June 6, 2014
Woman killed in car accident identified
A New Salem woman that was killed in a car accident Wednesday afternoon has been identified. Betty Starck, 77, was driving northbound along Morton County Road 85 near 44th Avenue when she took a curve and ended up in a ditch on the east side of the road. Her 2005 Buick LeSabre hit...
News/crime and courts
June 6, 2014 - 12:00am
June 5, 2014
SBHE: Sanford deal not a bailout: North Dakota legislators question NDSU acquisition of nursing school
GRAND FORKS — Higher education officials told skeptical legislators that North Dakota State University’s acquisition of the Sanford College of Nursing in Bismarck was a smart and well-researched decision at a meeting with the Higher Education Funding Committee on Tuesday. Even...
June 5, 2014 - 12:11am
May 31, 2014
To pierce or not to pierce: Earrings can be rite of passage, but also cause problems for young children
WHEATLAND — When Shelby Quinn had girls, she knew she would eventually have their ears pierced. “It is kind of a given, socially, that girls...
May 31, 2014 - 9:06pm
May 23, 2014
After cow kick, a farm rescue: Volunteers help plant soybeans for out-of-commission farmer
BATTLE LAKE, Minn. — Lee Evavold still doesn’t know which cow kicked him. The lifelong farmer was delivering a calf last month when one...
May 23, 2014 - 11:49pm
May 20, 2014
Sanford unveils mobile clinic for oilfield workers
BISMARCK – Inside Sanford Health’s new mobile clinic, Amanda Van Sickle scanned her arm with a high-definition camera as a doctor more than...
May 20, 2014 - 5:16pm
May 14, 2014
Medicaid expansion a lifesaver for some new patients, Sanford official says
BISMARCK — North Dakota’s participation in Medicaid expansion has saved the lives of residents who otherwise might not have sought medical treatment because of the costs, a Sanford Health Plan official said Wednesday. Meanwhile, leaders of the North Dakota Pharmacists Association...
May 14, 2014 - 5:22pm
April 7, 2014
Other Views: Welcome new mobile clinics to Oil Patch cities
Leaders of Williston should act quickly to modify a city moratorium on mobile businesses in order to welcome Sanford Health’s “clinics on wheels.” Sanford, which has emerged as the most innovative health care provider in the Upper Midwest, is ready to deploy two mobile clinics...
April 7, 2014 - 4:36pm
April 2, 2014
Sanford mobile clinics illegal in Williston: City Commission could lift moratorium on businesses
WILLISTON — Sanford Health plans to bring two multimillion-dollar mobile clinics to the Bakken to meet health care needs, but right now they...
April 2, 2014 - 10:14pm
March 28, 2014
A nursing problem: ND hospitals use all available tools to fill high demand for caregivers; need expected to grow
FARGO — Kelly Robinson found that the shortcut to launching her nursing career involved moving 3,800 miles from Honolulu to here. She learned...
March 28, 2014 - 11:33pm
March 25, 2014
Sanford: ‘We’ll come to you:' Medicare provider rolls out plan to bring mobile clinics to the Oil Patch
With some Oil Patch workers finding trouble receiving health care services due to various obstacles, Sanford Health may have discovered a solution. The...
March 25, 2014 - 10:34pm