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Sen. Heidi Heitkamp wins Dem-NPL endorsement
Democrats endorse Josh Boschee, Kylie Oversen for North Dakota races
First vehicles pulled from wreckage of collapsed Florida bridge
Russia to expel 23 British diplomats and close consulate in row over poisoned ex-spy
United flight had to be diverted because it accidentally had a dog onboard
crime and courts
nation and world
Paws with purpose: Pets playing larger role in the workplace
Experts share advice for first-time homebuyers
Airbnb announces tax agreement with state of North Dakota
Chasing the American dream: Homebuyers face hurdles
Drink milk -- and save a farm
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
Doctors said to let a teen's sinus infection 'run its course,' family says. Weeks later, he died.
Hope for fighting deadly impatiens disease
5 Irish-themed sweets for St. Patrick's Day
Salmonella cases linked to consuming opioid substitute kratom
Hospital to host Stop the Bleed course
Hillsboro-Central Valley holds off late Carrington rally to make Class B boys state title game
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: No. 16 seed UMBC ousts No. 1 Virginia in historic upset
Hedberg's 3-point shooting vaults Minot Ryan past St. John in Class B boys semifinals
MILLER: UND men's hockey just a little bit short
UND's NCAA hopes alive but fading after NCHC Frozen Faceoff loss
Commentary: Democrat insider: State party engaged in “backstabbing and double dealing” with some candidates
What to look for on plant descriptions
Living longer means seniors often care for parents
LETTER: Dog park should be a safe place for humans and dogs
LETTER: Keep supporting the fine arts
Ernest "Ernie" Heidecker
Mary Eve Thomas
Jerome M. Tveter
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Denise Brew helps Dunn County as the emergency manager
Meeting Watford City's vehicle needs
'She makes sure it gets made'
Historic hotel continues expanding, improving services
Killdeer Convenience Store soon to expand
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
March 8, 2018
Premiums for ACA health insurance plans could jump 90 percent in three years
Insurance premiums for Affordable Care Act health plans are likely to jump by 35 to 94 percent around the country within the next three years,...
March 8, 2018 - 1:40pm
March 6, 2018
Citing a 'personnel matter,' three top executives from Essentia Health leave staff
Three of the top executives at Essentia Health have left the health system. Jeff Korsmo, Tracy Miland and Bob Brigham "are no longer with Essentia...
March 6, 2018 - 4:59pm
January 2, 2018
Fargo man first in ND to get medical degree in Cuba
FARGO—When Jack Lubka set his sights on a career in medicine seven years ago, he aimed farther, and for a vastly different setting, than...
January 2, 2018 - 7:17pm
December 17, 2017
Custer Health to launch syringe exchange program in Mandan
MANDAN, N.D.—The state of North Dakota's first syringe exchange program will be launched in Mandan on Tuesday, Jan. 2. Custer Health will...
December 17, 2017 - 7:07pm
Grafton to upgrade 60-year-old hospital with $12 million expansion
GRAFTON, N.D.—Leaders for a 60-year-old hospital in Grafton hope a $12 million addition will bring the facility into the modern era. Unity...
December 17, 2017 - 7:49am
December 14, 2017
He was a renowned surgeon - until a doctor found his initials burned on a patient's liver
Patients often can't help but wonder what doctors and nurses are doing while they're sedated. Some suspect trash talking. Others are wary of...
December 14, 2017 - 3:11pm
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 11, 2014
Sebelius: I’m responsible for debacle: Health secretary resigns after Obamacare launch woes
WASHINGTON — U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is resigning after overseeing the botched rollout of President Barack...
April 11, 2014 - 12:07am
April 3, 2014
Participants sought for ‘superbug’ vaccine trial
FARGO — Researchers in Fargo are recruiting participants for clinical trials of a vaccine to prevent infections from a sometimes deadly “superbug” resistant to antibiotics. The trial is open to those who are 50 or older and planning an upcoming hospitalization. Those who have...
April 3, 2014 - 10:56pm
February 22, 2014
FOTB: Home away from home: Nurses from Philippines helping plug holes in Oil Patch health care
MINOT — Filipino nurse Lucy Meg Quinit thought she and her family would miss home more as they adjust to a new life in North Dakota. But Quinit...
February 22, 2014 - 11:57pm
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...
February 15, 2014 - 11:21pm
The clinic will see you now: Sanford set to open new facility Monday in Dickinson
By Katherine Lymn firstname.lastname@example.org Paintings fill the walls, waiting rooms are stocked with magazines and the storage cupboards...
February 15, 2014 - 12:11am
February 8, 2014
Bad medicine: Prescription drug abuse on the rise in ND, Dickinson sees several thefts
In the early hours of the morning on Jan. 27 a man tried to break into The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy in Dickinson. In November, a man was convicted...
February 8, 2014 - 11:14pm
December 26, 2013
Crisp: Modern medicine still doesn’t provide the ‘good death’
This is a familiar story: In July 2012, 65-year-old Barbara Wise suffered several disabling strokes that confined her to a hospital bed in Akron, Ohio, unable to move or speak. Perhaps you remember the 15-year vegetative state that Terri Schiavo endured after cardiac arrest in 1...
December 26, 2013 - 3:50pm
November 9, 2013
Booming Bakken prompts medical expansions
Health care facilities are not exempt from the constant struggle to keep pace with the demands of the Bakken oil boom. Patient loads at some western North Dakota clinics and hospitals have more than tripled in the past three years as the boom has drawn a historic number of people...
November 9, 2013 - 7:13pm