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B.A.R.C. graduates two teams
Woman traverses 4 continents, 33 countries in lifetime to watch 7 total solar ecplises
Area students graduate from UND
Ambassadors congratulate Paul Bunyan Communications
Beltrami County Fair recognizes Good
Twins hall inductee Michael Cuddyer on umpires, chemistry, Byron Buxton
Berrios, Twins shut out Diamondbacks
Busch dominates for ninth NASCAR Xfinity win at Bristol
Drag racing: Struggles continue for NHRA locals
Cook moves closer to being starter
Anna "Ann" Prince
William J. Sliney
Edith M. Allen
Pearl Rose Keenan
Vivian Delgado column: The goal of environmental peace throughout the world
John Eggers column: Combating drugs and violence: the drop-out connection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Stupid human happenings always seem to happen
'Super Troopers 2' lands spring 2018 release date
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Mississippi Music moves indoors on Wednesday
Around the Arts, August 13
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bringing the Democratic party back to its roots
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A far cry from the quest for equality
Incontinence shouldn't block people from seeking medical help
Letter to the Editor: Racism isn't somewhere else or in the past
March 24, 2017
Nurses ratify new contract with Sanford Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Representatives from the Minnesota Nurses Association said that their union has ratified a new labor agreement with Sanford Bemidji. Ashley Anderson, a registered nurse and union steward, said the nurses “overwhelmingly” ratified the three-year contract around 7 p.m....
March 24, 2017 - 7:59pm
March 10, 2017
Nurses union, Sanford strike tentative deal
BEMIDJI -- After little more than a month of negotiation, representatives from the Minnesota Nurses Association and Sanford Bemidji say they’ve...
March 10, 2017 - 5:50pm
March 8, 2017
Nurses union balks at proposal to link raises to patient surveys: Sanford Bemidji, Minnesota Nurses Association are working on new contract
BEMIDJI—A statewide nurses union says administrators at a Bemidji hospital want to link nurses' pay to patient satisfaction survey scores. Members of the Minnesota Nurses Association said that they've agreed to the bulk of the terms of a new contract with Sanford Bemidji, but...
March 8, 2017 - 5:17pm
March 1, 2017
Sanford walk-in clinic, pharmacy to expand hours
BEMIDJI—Staff at Sanford Bemidji announced Tuesday the hospital's walk-in clinic and pharmacy will soon be open longer and later. Beginning...
March 1, 2017 - 3:54pm
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