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North-central Minnesota man sentenced for fatal hit-and run
Chronic wasting disease reported near Brainerd; Walz proposes $4.6M for rapid response
He claims to be America's deadliest serial killer. His paintings could help find more victims.
Crime report for Feb. 14
Ginsburg returns to Supreme Court for first time since cancer surgery, spokeswoman says
BOYS HOCKEY: Bemidji tops TRF 2-1 in playoff tune-up
CURLING: Fenner’s rink clinches playoff spot at Nationals
NORDIC SKIING: Bemidji girls finish 15th at state; Youso leads boys by taking 47th
Rain plays havoc on first round of Genesis Open
Twins put new spring training format into motion
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Pinke: Corn farmers and vegans are both upset this week
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Dokken: Staying in during bad weather is easier today
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Music and scrutiny at the Grammys
'The Death of Dr. Valentine': BCT to perform interactive murder mystery at Sanford Center
Animals in region surviving ‘traditional’ winter so far
WATCH: Minnesota angler pulls 120-pound sturgeon through ice
'Duck Dynasty' cast members visit the frozen north
Dokken: Staying in during bad weather is easier today
Outfitters come home to Duluth boat show: Superior native stakes claim as Alaskan charter fishing captain
Economic trends turn downward for farmers
South Dakota foreclosure case could involve more than 31,000 head of cattle
Rail to Twin Cities draws closer look
Gender can no longer be used to calculate auto insurance rates in California and other states
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February 11, 2019
Increase in flu cases prompts Sanford Health to issue visitor restrictions
BEMIDJI—Sanford Health implemented new visitor restrictions for its facilities in Bemidji and Bagley Monday in response to a growing number...
February 11, 2019 - 12:03pm
February 5, 2019
Council OKs hospitality tax committee
BEMIDJI—A community committee will now take the helm on a possible hospitality tax in Bemidji, with a longshot chance that a proposal may...
February 5, 2019 - 1:07pm
January 17, 2019
Sanford offers free lunch and learn about GERD
BEMIDJI -- Individuals wanting to learn more about gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), including what GERD is, how to live with the disease and when medical intervention is needed; are invited to a free lunch and learn presented by surgeon Dr. Kashif Zuberi from Sanford Health...
January 17, 2019 - 4:20pm
January 15, 2019
Sanford, Essentia publish procedure prices, but it won't be much help for patients
FARGO — A new federal rule requires all hospitals to post out-of-pocket procedure cost data online, but it may not do much good for patients...
January 15, 2019 - 9:33am
December 5, 2018
Researchers who helped restore sight to blind patients win Sanford Health $1 million award
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — There was a crash in gene therapy in the 1990s when rapid development led to less support and funding for gene therapy...
December 5, 2018 - 12:00pm
Opioid free: Pain ‘like a thousand bee stings’ now a manageable ‘nuisance’
FARGO — Excruciating back pain became Jim Sagissor’s constant companion. He walked stooped over. Driving his car on a road trip became unbearable....
November 5, 2018 - 7:46am
October 28, 2018
Mental health crisis center, detox facility to open in Bemidji in 2019
BEMIDJI—Several years ago, Beltrami County Sheriff Phil Hodapp began informing state officials about the need for a local facility to provide...
October 28, 2018 - 8:05am
October 8, 2018
Cancer Connections to meet Oct. 9
BEMIDJI -- Cancer Concerns and Connections meets monthly at the Sanford Bemidji Joe Lueken Cancer Center. The group will meet the second Tuesday...
October 8, 2018 - 2:05pm
October 4, 2018
Sanford Health namesake donated over $1 billion, and he still made Forbes billionaires list
FARGO — T. Denny Sanford has repeatedly said that he wants to "die broke" and has given away more than $1 billion of his fortune, most...
October 4, 2018 - 5:17pm
September 28, 2018
Sanford Chip genetic testing now available at its primary care clinics
FARGO -- Sanford Imagenetics is now offering genetic testing and counseling at its primary care clinics in North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota....
September 28, 2018 - 2:46pm
September 23, 2018
Helping others survive: Area recovery coaches help others overcome addiction
BEMIDJI—After years of chronic drug and alcohol abuse, multiple stints in rehab, and brushes with the law, Mike Davis, Amber Whelan and Jeff Lindseth are helping others live free from the addictions they grappled with for so long themselves. Aside from merely helping others...
September 23, 2018 - 8:32am
The Medical Mile: Anne Street corridor has become a medical hub for the region, spurs further development
BEMIDJI—The stretch of Anne Street Northwest between U.S. Highway 71 and Irvine Avenue has always served as Bemidji's health hub. Past,...
September 23, 2018 - 7:21am
September 22, 2018
Two hours after meeting him, Central Minnesota woman offers man her kidney
PINE RIVER, Minn. — Only two hours after making a new friend at a Nimrod bar, Kristin Day offered him her kidney. Day, of Pine River, saw...
September 22, 2018 - 11:55am
September 16, 2018
Ambassadors welcome Joe Lueken Cancer Center
Bemidji Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors recently welcomed the Joe Lueken Cancer Center on the campus of Sanford Bemidji Medical Center.
September 16, 2018 - 7:10am
September 11, 2018
Former VA chief, fired by Trump, to serve as Sanford's chief innovation officer
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — David Shulkin, a physician whom President Donald Trump tapped to head health care for veterans and later fired, will...
September 11, 2018 - 5:38pm