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Federal Reserve president answers economy questions in Grand Forks
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Region's school districts, high school leagues have guidelines in place for playing of anthem
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Around the Arts, September 17
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American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
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BROST: Add bean dips to your football fare
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December 19, 2016
Sanford Health's most popular baby names in 2016
Sanford Health has identified it's most popular names for newborns in 2016. The top-five baby names are as followed: Girls: HarperNoraEmmaClaireAmelia...
December 19, 2016 - 3:02pm
November 13, 2016
Paul Bunyan Vintage Auto Club supports Bloom the Boutique at Sanford Health
Paul Bunyan Vintage Auto Club of Bemidji recently made a donation to Sanford Health Foundation of Northern Minnesota supporting Bloom the Boutique...
November 13, 2016 - 5:40am
November 5, 2016
3D mammography now available in Bemidji
BEMIDJI—The Edith Sanford Breast Center in Bemidji is now using 3D mammography, an advanced breast cancer detection tool gives radiologists better visualization of the breast. The mammogram helps to identify previously undetectable cancer earlier and reducing the need for additional...
November 5, 2016 - 4:40am
October 18, 2016
Friends of Sanford Health hosts book sale Nov. 7
BEMIDJI -- Friends of Sanford Health will host a Books are Fun sale from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 7 and 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 8 in the east lobby of Sanford Bemidji Medical Center, 1300 Anne St. NW. The sale will feature a variety of books and gift items for all ages.Friends of Sanford...
October 18, 2016 - 10:53am
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
September 24, 2016
Mell joins Sanford Health Walker Clinic
WALKER—Sanford Health recently welcomed Dr. Kathryn Mell to the family medicine team at Sanford Health Walker Clinic. Mell focuses on care for all members of the family, preventive health, treatment of common illnesses and injuries, chronic disease management, and women's and...
September 24, 2016 - 7:00am
September 18, 2016
COMMUNITY: 'We're allowed to make choices': Support group helps veterans acclimate to civilian life
BEMIDJI—A Sanford Health support group that helps veterans navigate civilian life will start meeting again this October. Sound Off meets the first and third Tuesday of each month, and members and facilitators there help veterans—who lived regimented, detail-oriented lives...
September 18, 2016 - 8:47am
August 24, 2016
Gaining experience: Partnership between NTC's LPN program and Sanford Health offers part-time employment to students while in school
BEMIDJI -- There will be a lot of opportunity for growth, development and specialized nursing thanks to the new partnership between Northwest...
August 24, 2016 - 5:16pm
August 18, 2016
Settlement reached in transgender woman’s lawsuit against Sanford
FARGO – A discrimination lawsuit brought by a transgender woman against her employer, Sanford Health, has been settled. Federal Magistrate...
August 18, 2016 - 11:20pm
A prescription of hope: Agencies come together for opioid addiction panel (W/ VIDEO)
BEMIDJI -- Lisa Johnson, the director of women’s and children’s services at Sanford Bemidji, knows many pregnant women who use drugs avoid...
August 18, 2016 - 12:43pm
August 11, 2016
‘This is a way to celebrate’: 13th annual healing powwow hosted Thursday (W/ VIDEO)
BEMIDJI -- Every summer, the field next to Sanford Health transforms. Once a year, the usually vacant field fills with brightly dressed Native...
August 11, 2016 - 8:40pm
July 30, 2016
Annual taco event Wednesday
BEMIDJI -- The Sanford Health Foundation of Northern Minnesota will hold its annual taco event from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday in the Dragon’s...
July 30, 2016 - 10:00am
July 18, 2016
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 7, 2016
Doctor's orders: Get out and ride: Nice Ride is back in Bemidji, and so is ‘Wheel Being’ program
BEMIDJI—Bemidji area doctors are prescribing two wheels for patient health as part of Nice Ride's "Wheel Being" program. This spring marks...
June 7, 2016 - 6:31pm
January 30, 2016
Friends of Sanford Health Scholarships available
BEMIDJI --Ten $1,500 Friends of Sanford Health Scholarships are available to students in the Sanford Health of Northern Minnesota region and to present employees. To be considered, applicants must be pursuing a career in a health-related field, and not have been a previous recipient....
January 30, 2016 - 4:03pm