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Dakota Access pipeline opponents occupy land, citing 1851 treaty
Dead or Alive singer Pete Burns dead at 57
Rock legend Bobby Vee dies
Report: Washington state 'grossly' unprepared for major quake
Mills, Nolan get testy on TPP during KSTP debate
Eagles' stifling defense flusters Bradford, Vikings
NASCAR: Joey Logano edges Scott to win Hellmann's 500
College Football: Raiders rush past Vermilion
College Volleyball: Raiders' hitter enjoying outstanding season
Area Male Athlete: Lake Region's Orgren owning the pitch
Reader Opinion: Excuses, excuses
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Whitefish, tullibee sport-netting to open on area lakes
Governor's Deer hunting Opener coming soon: Pequot Lakes, Breezy Point communities seek public involvement
Area Fishing: Northern's Inc. results from Whitefish Chain
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
Babies should sleep in parents' room to help prevent SIDS
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Rehab after heart attack tied to longer, not healthier life
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Births: Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd
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October 22, 2016
Lakewood starts expansions in Staples, Pillager
PILLAGER—Executives and employees celebrated the start of a $20 million expansion and renovation project for Lakewood Health System Oct....
October 22, 2016 - 6:11pm
Lakewood starts expansions in Staples, Pillager
PILLAGER -- Executives and employees celebrated the start of a $20 million expansion and renovation project for Lakewood Health System Oct. 10....
October 22, 2016 - 12:24pm
Capitol Chatter: Minnesotans have more than 2 presidential candidates available
ST. PAUL—Voters will face more than two choices for president on Nov. 8, even though just two are well funded enough to have a chance....
October 22, 2016 - 9:50am
October 1, 2016
Individual health insurance premiums soar
ST. PAUL—That punch to the gut 250,000 Minnesotans felt Friday, Sept. 30, came from news that their health insurance premiums will rise...
October 1, 2016 - 10:18am
September 26, 2016
Reader Opinion: Layman for small businesses
Being a northern Minnesota small business owner has never been easy. Skyrocketing health insurance makes it nearly unaffordable. That's why we need a new voice in the Legislature to tackle this issue. Sandy Layman has spent her life listening to business owners and addressing their...
September 26, 2016 - 9:43am
September 21, 2016
Reader Opinion: Fact check
Nolan fact check on veterans—Nolan voted for HR 4031 so executives not doing their job for veterans could be removed from their positions, he did not vote against veterans. He also voted to increase veteran's benefits and voted for HR 4810 so veterans can seek health care outside...
September 21, 2016 - 8:46pm
September 19, 2016
Reader Opinion: Resting his case
"For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the Lord. For as the heavens are higher the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts." Isaiah 55:8&9
September 19, 2016 - 10:16am
September 9, 2016
Employers invited to apply for Minnesota apprenticeship grants
ST. PAUL—Minnesota employers are invited to apply for grants to help them create or expand registered apprenticeship programs in five industries: • advanced manufacturing, • agriculture, • health care, • information technology, • transportation. Starting Wednesday,...
September 9, 2016 - 9:51pm
August 12, 2016
Bringing knowledge and hope across the sea
BAXTER—An aspiring public servant from Haiti toured Essentia healthcare facilities Friday, part of a quest to make his country across the...
August 12, 2016 - 10:56pm
August 4, 2016
Reader Opinion: Denied medical treatment
The last time I went to see my doctor, the receptionist pointed to an electronic signature pad and said, "Sign here." This meant signing a consent form sight unseen. No big deal, right? I trust my clinic! But I asked for a paper copy anyway and when I read what it actually said, I...
August 4, 2016 - 9:23pm
August 3, 2016
UCare to host informational meetings
Next month, UCare will host informational meetings about its UCare for Seniors Medicare health plan options. To register for a meeting or to obtain more information, call 1-877-523-1518 toll free. UCARE FOR SENIORS health plan informational meetings Thursday, Aug. 4 • 3 p.m. Country...
August 3, 2016 - 10:48pm
July 18, 2016
Cuyuna Regional Medical Center CEO resigns: Solheim out effective Oct. 14
CROSBY—The Cuyuna Regional Medical Center Governing Board on Monday accepted the resignation of John Solheim, the hospital's CEO. The exit...
July 18, 2016 - 10:10pm
May 13, 2016
Reader Opinion: Needed changes blocked
The May 12 Guest Opinion "A health care conversation" was very informative. It also indicates that certain mindsets by our legislators block needed changes and notes choices by legislators not to be a part of gathering much needed information. The just say no attitude of the "right"...
May 13, 2016 - 9:45pm
April 28, 2016
Pregnant ND woman contracts Zika virus in Puerto Rico
BISMARCK – North Dakota health officials report that a woman who traveled to Puerto Rico while pregnant has tested positive for Zika virus....
April 28, 2016 - 11:10am
April 19, 2016
U of M research shines during public forum at Cragun's
Top researchers told a crowd at Cragun's Resort how their work impacted the state's economy, leisure time and health care Tuesday as the University...
April 19, 2016 - 11:31pm