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U.S. pipeline regulator raises penalties for safety violations
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Crime report for April 27
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Phyllis E. Neff
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Look at the brighter side of life
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: We must open our minds to diverse teachings
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Minnesota offers filmmakers varied landscapes and cultural activity
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ESPN layoffs: A list of which employees have been fired
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Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Robins are always a delight of spring
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Snow won't impact progress of most fish spawning
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Growing beans from seed to harvest
Up a tree!
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Warm-up helps spawn, walleyes should be ready for opener
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Are you kidding me?
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A leader or a partisan pawn?
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
April 10, 2017
Constituents talk Medicare for all at town hall with Congressman Peterson
MOORHEAD, Minn. — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., met with constituents in Moorhead Monday evening, April 10, to come up with a "magical"...
April 10, 2017 - 10:31pm
March 24, 2017
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
NEW YORK - Planned Parenthood, the national health organization that would have lost federal funding under sweeping healthcare overhaul legislation,...
March 24, 2017 - 7:34pm
March 19, 2017
Republicans revamp U.S. health bill, boost benefits to older Americans
WASHINGTON - U.S. House Republicans are working on changes to their healthcare overhaul bill to provide more generous tax credits for older Americans...
March 19, 2017 - 1:46pm
March 14, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Concerned citizens will keep an eye on Bliss’ voting record
I attended the coffee meeting with Rep. Matt Bliss, R-Pennington, on Feb. 17 and I read his letter to the editor on Feb. 24 in the Pioneer in...
March 14, 2017 - 10:52am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Don’t cut Title 1 funding
Right now, if you read national news, you will find out how the republicans are busy taking apart the affordable healthcare bill known as Obamacare...
March 14, 2017 - 7:38am
March 7, 2017
Trump endorses House Republican healthcare plan, obstacles remain
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Tuesday backed a plan by Republican lawmakers to replace the Obamacare healthcare statute that faces obstacles...
March 7, 2017 - 11:58am
February 26, 2017
Trump to unveil health care plan details Tuesday
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said on Sunday he will offer details on how he would like to overhaul President Barack Obama's signature...
February 26, 2017 - 9:55pm
October 27, 2016
HEALTH CARE: Ideas on the table: GOP, Dayton both express need for action
BEMIDJI—With premium increases projected to hit Minnesotans who buy insurance on the individual market, officials on Thursday from both sides of the aisle shared their concerns and solutions. A group of legislators and state government candidates met in Bemidji to host a town...
October 27, 2016 - 9:35pm
September 24, 2016
Community Health Workers to gather at NTC
BEMIDJI—Community Health Workers from across Minnesota will gather at Northwest Technical College for the inaugural Rural Community Health Worker Conference. The one-day conference will begin at 9 a.m. Oct. 21 on campus. The conference is meant for employers of Community Health...
September 24, 2016 - 5:15am
February 19, 2016
HEALTHCARE: Sanford Bemidji reports increase in adverse health events
BEMIDJI—Sanford Bemidji Medical Center last year reported a spike in adverse health events, but hospital officials say the numbers don't necessarily illustrate the quality of treatment here. The Minnesota Department of Health each year compiles records from every hospital in...
February 19, 2016 - 6:49pm
January 26, 2016
Nermoe to lead Sanford Health of Northern Minnesota
BEMIDJI—Sanford Health of Northern Minnesota has named Bryan Nermoe its new president. Nermoe has served as interim president since November...
January 26, 2016 - 10:46am