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WOMEN'S HOCKEY; Ohio State stymies Bemidji State again, wins 2-1 as BSU skid hits 3 games
BOYS HOCKEY: Lumberjacks beat Brainerd 4-1, win seventh straight
WRESTLING: Maas wins second Big Bear title, three others take second
GIRLS HOCKEY: Brainerd scores late to beat Bemidji
GYMNASTICS: Bemidji third at Davies Invite
Verna Maryen Nordby
Blanche E. Dennis
Blane Klemek: The moon of popping trees
Scotty Allison: The need for local Veterans Home continues
John Eggers: The Christmas coincidence
Blane Klemek: Keeping the prairie alive along the Red River Basin
John Eggers: The Christmas Cookie Lady
Bemidji sings for the holidays
Art briefs - Sunday Dec. 21
Pioneer Previews: Dregni reads perfect for holiday break
Meet the new class: Green Day, Lou Reed among 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees
Pioneer Previews: Music for the holidays — and the food shelf
Blane Klemek: Some stories about animal surprises
Blane Klemek: Great ideas for keeping birdfeeders squirrel-free
Blane Klemek: Birds of a feather. . .
Gothman wedding anniversary
Nyquist 90th birthday celebration
Quick 100th birthday celebration
Russell birthday celebration
Jenkauski birthday celebration
Peter Hakim: U.S.-Cuba deal: What the two sides get out of the bargain
Peter Funt: Elizabeth Warren, don’t jump
Nat Hentoff: When will court trials begin on CIA torturers?
Danny Tyree: Empty seats at the Christmas table
Jim HIghtgower: Chris Christie’s pork barrel politics
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...
news / local
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...
news / business
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...
news / region
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...
news / local
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...
news / region
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