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Park Rapids adopts an Ojibwe Language Project
Scheel appears on first-degree murder charges in slaying of grandparents
Major pushback against Line 3 recommendation
Owners of Bird Island home destroyed by fire now face charges
For employees, students to get paid, McNally Smith college building must sell before 2019
Rockets close out Wolves with third-quarter surge
BASEBALL: Beavers, U-Mary capture comeback wins in split
SOFTBALL: Final inning outburst dooms BSU in sweep to UMD
GIRLS GOLF: Bemidji opens second in Moorhead
Thibodeau 'proud' of Timberwolves' progress
Virginia L. Pollard
Alfred James Benais
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
MASTER GARDENERS: Plant winter squash. . . for next winter!
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
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'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
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
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
November 15, 2017
Time to talk hospitality tax: Business community supports 2 percent proposal, city has some questions
BEMIDJI—A new 2 percent hospitality tax idea that could bring in $1.25 million annually has received support from the Bemidji lodging/business...
November 15, 2017 - 7:37pm
November 14, 2017
Le Bistro at WoodsEdge to host artisan bread sale
BEMIDJI -- Sanford Health WoodsEdge Le Bistro will host a bread sale from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. (or until all bread is sold) on Friday, Dec. 22, at Neilson Place, 1000 Anne St. N.W. The sale will feature three handmade artisan breads by Chef Ed; flavors will include, holiday stollen, Minnesota...
November 14, 2017 - 1:49pm
A new hospitality tax template: Groups propose funding local sports commission/wellness complex, and help cover arena deficits
BEMIDJI—The City Council heard about a new idea for a hospitality tax Monday that could benefit both the Sanford Center and a proposed...
November 14, 2017 - 11:30am
November 12, 2017
A new arthritis treatment in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- A pair of Bemidji surgeons are at the forefront of a new arthritis treatment. Adam Johnson and Eric Gilbertson are podiatric surgeons at Sanford Health’s sprawling Bemidji campus, and Johnson believes they’re two of the first -- if not the first -- to offer a treatment...
November 12, 2017 - 5:15am
October 31, 2017
Mid Dakota doctor testifies against merger with Sanford Health in Bismarck
BISMARCK—A Mid Dakota Clinic doctor says most of her patients don't want a merger with Sanford Health. Dr. Janice Bury, an OBGYN at Mid...
October 31, 2017 - 6:49pm
October 30, 2017
Federal Trade Commission makes case for injunction in Sanford, Mid Dakota merger
BISMARCK—Trying to block a merger between Sanford Health and Mid Dakota Clinic, the Federal Trade Commission and North Dakota Attorney General's Office made their case for a preliminary injunction in U.S. District Court. Monday began the four-day hearing in Bismarck. The first...
October 30, 2017 - 8:48pm
Sanford Health looks for participants in study of alternatives to opioids
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- Sanford Health is one of three sites in the U.S. to launch a study to determine if non-opioid medications are as effective in managing pain after carpal-tunnel surgery.
October 30, 2017 - 4:40pm
October 25, 2017
Essentia requires flu shots for all employees, volunteers
FARGO—Essentia Health has adopted a new policy requiring its employees to be vaccinated against influenza to protect patients and to help...
October 25, 2017 - 8:27pm
October 8, 2017
New lease on life: Implant restores control for patients suffering from incontinence
Barbara Johnson's life as she'd known it ceased to exist for a reason that she once tried desperately to hide. As happens to some older women,...
October 8, 2017 - 6:00am
September 17, 2017
Students in the News
Sanford and NTC partner to help nursing students BEMIDJI – Sanford Health and Northwest Technical College have partnered to help students...
September 17, 2017 - 7:25am
September 13, 2017
Sanford acquires Upper Mississippi Mental Health Center
BEMIDJI—One of Bemidji's largest mental health service providers is set to fall under Sanford Health's aegis next month. The Upper Mississippi...
September 13, 2017 - 4:46pm
September 2, 2017
Study aims to make life with diabetes a whole lot easier
SIOUX FALLS, S.D.— Children with the worst kind of diabetes never get a day off. Dr. Kurt Griffin and the rest of his Sanford Research...
September 2, 2017 - 12:40pm
Sanford researchers helping to bring cancer care into new era
SIOUX FALLS, S.D.—The most common cancer in children is leukemia and in 90 percent of the cases treatments are successful. It's the other...
September 2, 2017 - 7:37am
July 31, 2017
PHOTOS+VIDEO: A flight in the Sanford Bemidji AirMed helicopter
Sanford Bemidji AirMed celebrated five years of expanding critical care air transport in northern Minnesota with an ice cream social and also...
July 31, 2017 - 8:59pm
‘They all saved my life’: Sanford Bemidji AirMed celebrates five years
BEMIDJI -- The last thing Eleanor Swanson remembered was the pain. When she woke up, she was in an intensive care unit in Duluth with no idea...
July 31, 2017 - 8:25pm