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Senate confirms Mike Pompeo as Trump's next secretary of state
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Prosecutors quickly cite Trump's TV comments to help make case on Cohen files
Trump delays release of some JFK files until 2021, bowing to national security concerns
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COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Pine to Prairie Fiber Arts Trail comes to area this weekend
BSO presents concert series finale Sunday
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'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Deer on the table: DNR holds Bemidji meeting on deer management
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Common sense actions can help keep the public safe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Commentary goes beyond theater of the absurd
Time to respond to reader feedback
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
April 22, 2018
Sanford to detail its extensive medical research at Vatican conference
FARGO—A 12-member delegation from Sanford Health is making a journey to Vatican City this week for a major healthcare conference that is...
April 22, 2018 - 6:20am
April 10, 2018
Sanford, Mid Dakota await appeal in Bismarck merger case
BISMARCK—Attorneys are awaiting a court date for what will be the final showdown in the proposed Sanford Health and Mid Dakota Clinic merger....
April 10, 2018 - 9:52pm
April 9, 2018
Sanford, Essentia recognized for comprehensive stroke care
FARGO—Sanford Health and Essentia Health have been recognized for providing comprehensive stroke treatment, although by different accreditation...
April 9, 2018 - 6:15pm
April 6, 2018
Former Sanford president in Fargo dies unexpectedly
FARGO — Dennis Millirons, who served as president of Sanford Medical Center in Fargo for four years, has died at age 66 in Texas. Millirons,...
April 6, 2018 - 6:27pm
April 1, 2018
'Why wouldn't I save someone else's life when I could?': Bemidji kidney donor to speak at Donate Life ceremony
If you go: What: Donate Life flag-raising ceremony When: 8:30 a.m. Monday, April 2 Where: Sanford Bemidji Medical Center west flag pole BEMIDJI—Doubt...
April 1, 2018 - 8:49am
March 6, 2018
Sanford Health named semifinalist for Guard and Reserve national honor
FARGO – Sanford Health in Fargo is one of the semifinalists for a national award for its support of the National Guard and Reserve. Of more than 2,330 nominations from Guardsmen and Reservists from across the U.S., Sanford is one of 149 semifinalists for the honor that has been...
March 6, 2018 - 8:37am
March 4, 2018
Bemidji woman helps push for statewide elder care reform
BEMIDJI—As her daughter's dispute with some staffers at a Bemidji nursing home continues, MaryAnn Papp says she still wants a camera in her room there. Her daughter, Lisa Papp-Richards, joined a statewide push to reform elder care after state investigators concluded workers...
March 4, 2018 - 8:05am
February 27, 2018
Caring Crusader: Batman visits children at Sanford Bemidji Medical Center
Even Batman isn’t immune to the severe flu season the nation is experiencing. Wearing a mask, the Caped Crusader helps Ethan Cloud, 3, put...
February 27, 2018 - 6:36pm
February 22, 2018
One ‘adverse health event’ reported at Sanford Bemidji last year
BEMIDJI -- Minnesota health care providers reported 341 “adverse health events” in hospitals and surgery centers between October 2016 and...
February 22, 2018 - 4:06pm
February 12, 2018
Friends of Sanford Health to host sale
BEMIDJI -- Friends of Sanford Health will host a Collective Goods (formerly Books are Fun) sale in the east lobby of Sanford Bemidji Medical Center just outside the Gift Shop from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 21, and from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 22.
February 12, 2018 - 12:41pm
February 1, 2018
City attorney: Hospitality tax can't fund sports commission
BEMIDJI—Using funds from a hospitality tax for an amateur sports commission in Bemidji may not be viable according to Minnesota statutes,...
February 1, 2018 - 8:59pm
New federal tariffs won't affect Bemidji solar project much, planner says
BEMIDJI—The Trump administration's decision last week to hike taxes on imported solar panels won't have much of an effect on a planned Bemidji-area solar farm, one of the project's chief planners said.
February 1, 2018 - 6:52am
January 19, 2018
A 'pause' on the wellness project: Organizations say more discussions needed; construction target now 2019
BEMIDJI—The two organizations working to bring a new sports and wellness complex to Bemidji are taking a brief "pause" in the project to...
January 19, 2018 - 7:09pm
December 25, 2017
Genetic counselors can guide patients and families about risk for diseases
FARGO—LeAnn Toppen's trip to the emergency room led quickly to the discovery that she had ovarian cancer. A biopsy confirmed her doctors'...
December 25, 2017 - 3:15pm
December 24, 2017
School district, BSU, Sanford eye joint solar project
BEMIDJI -- A renewable energy company and a trio of high-profile Bemidji organizations might collaborate on a solar farm. Wayzata-based National Renewable Solutions is conducting a feasibility study for a hoped-for 8-10 megawatt solar farm in the Bemidji area. Waiting on the results...
December 24, 2017 - 9:22am