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Bemidji sunrise: Feb. 21
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Benjamin L. Kimbro, Sr.
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A story of guns and Carroll Shiff
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VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Paying homage to great Indigenous civil rights leaders, activists and scholars
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why Black History Month?
PRIME TIME: Why keep an old high school letter jacket?
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
PATT RALL COLUMN: Are the stars out tonight?
BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
Recital featuring BSU's Carlson set for Feb. 24
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: "La La Land" likely to sweep tech, musical categories on Oscar night
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
FISH TALES: Adrian Dunn
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Fishing continues to be spotty for most species
Outdoors notebook: Turn In Poachers to hold banquet in Bemidji
Gary and Patty Groslie
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
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AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
January 31, 2017
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Sanford Bemidji solidly looks to the future
The Bemidji region continues to grow and one of the drivers of that is the availability of health care options to local and area residents.
January 31, 2017 - 11:18am
January 24, 2017
Sanford sizes up the future: Medical center updates expansion plans for Bemidji campus
BEMIDJI—The biggest healthcare provider in the Bemidji area submitted new plans that outline the ways it hopes to get bigger. Filed with...
January 24, 2017 - 5:06am
January 9, 2017
A special place: Sanford’s nursery for special care infants to open next week
BEMIDJI—When Jamie Salmonson's daughter Frankie was delivered by emergency cesarean section eight weeks before she was due, mother and...
January 9, 2017 - 6:02pm
December 25, 2016
Sanford Bemidji to debut diabetes prevention program
BEMIDJI—Sanford Health plans to implement a program to help Bemidji-area residents avoid diabetes. The hospital's year-long diabetes prevention program is scheduled to begin Feb. 21 at Sanford Bemidji, and aims to teach participants how to lose a modest amount of weight, be...
December 25, 2016 - 11:15am
October 29, 2016
Alapati joins Sanford Bemidji
BEMIDJI—Sanford Bemidji recently welcomed Dr. Jayasri Alapati to the neurology team at the Sanford Bemidji Main Clinic.
October 29, 2016 - 4:00am
October 8, 2016
Sanford Bemidji recognized for donor programs
BEMIDJI— Sanford Bemidji Medical Center was among a select group of hospitals nationwide recognized for promoting enrollment in state organ donor registries in a national campaign sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Health Resources and Services Administration....
October 8, 2016 - 12:23pm
Sanford laboratory receives accreditation
BEMIDJI—Sanford Bemidji Medical Center Laboratory has received national recognition for the laboratory staff's "excellence and commitment to safeguarding patient care and for achieving the highest standards of laboratory medicine by the Accreditation Committee of the College...
October 8, 2016 - 9:22am
September 9, 2016
Sanford nursery to expand services for better care of drug-exposed or special needs babies
BEMIDJI -- As the number of drug-exposed newborns increases, the Sanford Bemidji Medical Center plans to use a new nursery to provide those infants...
September 9, 2016 - 4:15pm
August 31, 2016
Shriners to hold free pediatric orthopedic screening in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- A free screening for potential Shrine Hospital patients is set for 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 16 at Sanford Bemidji Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Clinic, 1300 Anne St. NW.Shrine Hospital Medical personnel will examine all prospective patients who attend the clinic and will...
August 31, 2016 - 12:26am
July 18, 2016
‘Rockin’ and rolling at Sanford Bemidji: Hailey Hinners thoroughly enjoys her time as a Baby Cuddler
It’s the best day of the week, Hailey Hinners will tell you. Working multiple jobs and studying to hopefully one day become a nurse, Hinners...
July 18, 2016 - 3:13pm
Volunteers help keep hospital humming: More than 300 volunteers donate time to Sanford Health
Kari Knudson oversees a staff that in itself would rank as one of the largest companies in Bemidji. But it’s not a business or company and Knudson doesn’t pay her staff. Knudson is the manager of volunteer services for Sanford Health in Bemidji. In all, there are some 260 volunteers...
July 18, 2016 - 3:10pm
June 17, 2016
Kamboj joins Sanford Bemidji medical team
BEMIDJI—Dr. Jasmine Kamboj recently joined the medical staff of Sanford Bemidji.
June 17, 2016 - 8:41pm
Riley joins Sanford Bemidji ENT team
BEMIDJI—Dr. David Riley recently joined Sanford Bemidji on the ear, nose and throat team in the otolaryngology department. Riley will be working on otolaryngology, facial skin cancer, surgical procedures and other ENT-related duties. Riley completed medical school at the University...
June 17, 2016 - 8:32pm
May 21, 2016
Annual healing powwow planned for Aug. 11
BEMIDJI -- Sanford Bemidji along with Red Lake and Cass Lake IHS hospitals, will host a healing powwow from 4 to 8 p.m. Aug. 11 at the Sanford Bemidji Medical Center.The powwow is open to the public. The powwow will honor the physicians, health care workers and holistic healers who...
May 21, 2016 - 4:15pm
May 11, 2016
VIDEO: Blood screening event benefits playground
BEMIDJI -- Sanford Bemidji and Bemidji Rotary have teamed up to host the second annual Blood Screening Event this week that will benefit the...
May 11, 2016 - 6:36pm