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Climate controls: New exhibit opens Saturday at science center
Park Rapids man receives 20 years for molesting 10-year-old
Evolving from an explosion: Bemidji-area couple optimistic after miraculous survival
Arson suspected in Naytahwaush fire
No injuries reported in Bemidji school bus-car crash
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Late mistake costs Beavers win
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers lose eighth-straight
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Bemidji wins fourth game of season at East Grand Forks
WRESTLING: Bemidji wins with comeback at Greenbush
GIRLS HOCKEY: Bemidji loses regular-season finale at Roseau
Louis O. Gelen
Louis Sailor, Sr.
Albert "Big Al" Rhoda
Deanne Kay Stately
JOHN EGGERS: Can ESP help us learn?
BLANE KLEMEK: On the track of the black-backed woodpecker
PATRICK GUILFOILE: Bad luck and cancer
LIBRARY CORNER: Keep calm and read on!
Northland Stargazing: Jupiter rules the night
VIDEO: Chinese band visits Bemidji area this week
PIONEER PREVIEWS: The right time to write for Valentine's Day
'Rewind' and move forward: Vocalmotive celebrates 20 years (video/photo gallery)
Pioneer Previews: Valentine's Day on our minds already
Art briefs - Sunday Jan. 18
Outdoors Sports Show at Sanford Center
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: DNR to hold deer population meeting in Bemidji
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Mild January leads to heavy action on the lakes
Aylesworth 40th wedding anniversary
Michael Reagan: Quit wasting time on liberals
Tina Dupuy: The entertainment industry enabled Cosby
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why list Daily Arrests online?
Joseph Cotto: The Left should look in the mirror
Gene Lyons: A reason to watch the Super Bowl
January 3, 2013
Sanford unveils Heart and Vascular Center
BEMIDJI – Sanford Bemidji Medical Center will celebrate its new Sanford Bemidji Heart and Vascular Center with a range of events Friday. A public open house will be 3:30-5:30 p.m., offering information on and tours of the new center. Interested parties should report to the Education...
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January 3, 2013 - 2:48pm
January 2, 2013
Sanford to hire 2 Native American healers, including one knowledgeable in Ojibwe beliefs
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The country's largest rural, nonprofit hospital system is hiring two traditional Native American healers to train medical staff in the Dakotas and Minnesota. Sanford Health says the healers will not perform traditional healing ceremonies in the hospital...
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January 2, 2013 - 10:15am
December 7, 2012
Sanford Health of Northern Minnesota recognized as ‘Start!’ Fit-Friendly Companyb
BEMIDJI – Sanford Health of Northern Minnesota has been recognized as a Platinum-Level “Start!” Fit-Friendly Company by the American Heart Association’s “Start!” initiative for helping employees eat better and move more. Platinum-level employers: -- Offer employees physical...
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December 7, 2012 - 6:15pm
Sanford Health growing in EGF
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. -- Sanford Health says it has added a walk-in clinic to it’s East Grand Forks facility. The clinic is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday. It’s aimed at patients who need treatment for conditions such as sore throats, coughs, sprains, back pain, pink...
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December 7, 2012 - 9:50am
October 12, 2012
DeKrey appointed senior executive vice president of Sanford Health
BEMIDJI —Dr. Dan DeKrey has accepted the appointment of senior executive vice president of Sanford Health of Northern Minnesota, starting immediately. With the recent transition of Dr. Howard Hoody, a new leadership structure was devised to successfully guide the organization into...
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October 12, 2012 - 7:01pm
October 9, 2012
Bismarck hospital joins Mayo Clinic network
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — St. Alexius Medical Center in Bismarck has joined a network of hospitals connected with the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. Officials say the move will enable St. Alexius doctors to connect electronically with Mayo specialists, allowing more patients to stay...
October 9, 2012 - 8:11am
September 21, 2012
Bemidji Eagles donate to Sanford Dialysis
Don Wintersteen, North Central Region president of the Grand Aerie of Fraternal Order of Eagles and past president of the Bemidji Paul Bunyan Aerie 351, presents a $2,500 donation to Darla Borgen of Sanford Dialysis in Bemidji. The money will be used for equipment to lift patients...
September 21, 2012 - 8:25pm
August 31, 2012
White Earth youth raise money for children’s hospital in Fargo
FARGO – A White Earth youth group presented a check for more than $1,000 to the staff at Sanford’s Children’s Hospital here Thursday after raising the money to help other local children in need, according to a Sanford news release. A group of seven youth from the Boys and Girls...
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August 31, 2012 - 3:17am
Sanford exec resigns, moves to Colorado
FARGO – Citing the desire to be closer to his family, a Sanford executive here has resigned his position as executive vice president. Andrew Richburg, who originally started working with MeritCare then joined Sanford when they merged in 2009, said he resigned his position on Aug....
August 31, 2012 - 3:15am
May 15, 2012
Friends of Sanford sets golf tournament
BEMIDJI - The 22nd Annual Friends of Sanford Health Golf Tournament and Dinner will be from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 1 at the Bemidji Town and Country Club. All proceeds from the tournament to toward new cardiology services and daVinci robotics surgery. The format is an 18-hole...
May 15, 2012 - 6:53am
January 17, 2012
Sanford buys Clearwater Health to complete Bagley merger
Sanford Health will purchase Clearwater Health Services and take over operations Feb. 1, a news release today announced. Sanford Health said the Clearwater County Board signed an agreement today in Bagley. "This is a time of great change in health care, but also a time of great...
January 17, 2012 - 5:55pm