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North-central Minnesota man sentenced for fatal hit-and run
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September 10, 2018
Shriners screen clinic on Friday
BEMIDJI—Free pediatric orthopedic screenings are taking place this Friday in Bemidji thanks to the Shriners Hospital for Children-Twin Cities. For the 18th year, the orthopedic specialty hospital is setting up shop in the region and will provide complimentary screening to determine...
September 10, 2018 - 6:08pm
September 5, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Cancer center is monument to family and community
Lueken’s has become synonymous with the word “community.” Serving the community in more ways than one, I feel as though your article (Aug....
September 5, 2018 - 6:15am
August 29, 2018
Sanford CEO quashes rumors of resignation, forced exit
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Sanford Health CEO Kelby Krabbenhoft is swatting down widespread rumors that he was thinking about resigning or was...
August 29, 2018 - 3:35pm
August 28, 2018
A new house of healing: Sanford Health welcomes community to new cancer center
BEMIDJI -- The largest, most comprehensive cancer center in northern Minnesota. That’s how Sanford Health of Northern Minnesota President Bryan...
August 28, 2018 - 7:26pm
August 27, 2018
Open house Tuesday for new cancer center
BEMIDJI—Ahead of the Joe Lueken Cancer Center opening on Sept. 10, Sanford Health is holding an open house Tuesday to help the community...
August 27, 2018 - 3:47pm
August 26, 2018
Sanford Health announces forgivable loan recipients
Sanford Health recently announced six Northwest Technical College nursing student loan recipients for 2018. They include Talia Cox, Shelby Emery,...
August 26, 2018 - 11:20am
August 20, 2018
Sanford, Good Samaritan Society affiliation clears regulatory process
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The affiliation between Sanford Health and Good Samaritan Society has cleared government reviews without objection, and the organizations now plan to unite Nov. 1. The two organizations announced the latest in their planned union in a joint statement.
August 20, 2018 - 5:11pm
August 1, 2018
Taco Wednesday: Annual fundraiser kicks off Dragon Boat Festival
BEMIDJI -- The Dragon Boat Festival kicked off on Wednesday, and one of the first events this year aimed to raise money for Sanford’s new heart...
August 1, 2018 - 5:31pm
July 25, 2018
Sanford plans new heart center, bone marrow transplant program in Fargo
FARGO — Sanford plans a new heart and vascular health center to be built adjacent to its recently opened medical center in Fargo as part...
July 25, 2018 - 10:33am
July 24, 2018
Denny Sanford honored with Vatican philanthropy award
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Denny Sanford will receive the 2018 Pontifical Key Philanthropy Award by the Vatican’s Pontifical Council for Culture...
July 24, 2018 - 1:47pm
June 28, 2018
NTC looks to fill expanded nursing program
BEMIDJI -- Northwest Technical College leaders added several new spots in their nursing program and have re-opened the school’s application...
June 28, 2018 - 4:27pm
June 26, 2018
Sanford Health, Good Samaritan Society OK partnership to improve senior health care
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Sanford Health and the Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society look like they are headed for a merger. Membership...
June 26, 2018 - 6:55pm
A community effort: No Hungry Kids
BEMIDJI—Sanford Health of Bemidji is expanding its Healthy Kids Initiative by partnering with Bemidji Area Schools and the local United...
June 26, 2018 - 5:59pm
June 22, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: New suite was right thing to do for patients
I would like to publicly commend the current Sanford administration for their bravery and determination to save the lives of our youngest area residents, specifically those having a birthday. The new cesarean section suite on the third floor of the hospital reported in the Pioneer...
June 22, 2018 - 9:48am
June 20, 2018
Sanford Health expects new mental health center to be open in 2019
BEMIDJI—A collaborative effort to improve mental health services in the area is taking another step forward. This week, a project to remodel...
June 20, 2018 - 5:39pm