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Heartland Homes celebrates 40 years of service
Deputies, firefighters train for ice rescues
First graders delve into Earth Day
Home destroyed by fire early Monday morning
Nominations sought for 2018 Outstanding Senior
Shepersky leads Hurricanes to national title
Braves looking for versatility to offset lack of experience
Tigers look to contend for conference crown
Boys swimming, diving team enjoyed record-breaking season
Three section golfers return to lead Warriors
John Mitchel Kyllonen
Charles Alfred Knutson
Marilyn H. Whitchurch
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Charlotte L. Robbins
Judge says Line 3 should stick to its old route; recommendation allows tribes to stop pipeline
Benefactor of Daddy-Daughter Dance delivers $1,000
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
Online purchase scams are the riskiest type of fraud
Citizens National Bank donates to Heartland Homes
Place a Business Announcement
Sculpture entries sought for Red Bridge Park
Energetic woodwind quintet performing March 15
Historical re-enactor brings 'Prohibition in Minnesota' to library
Metallica announces concert dates in region in September
Local baker to discuss Victorian recipes for Lifelong Learning
Gardening 101: Reading a seed packet
If it's predictable, it's preventable: Wildfire Prevention Week
About Fishing: To CHIRP or not to CHIRP
North Country Trail Column: Multiple rewards of maintaining a trail
Minnesota deer management plan due out this week
Commentary: Is it time to stop electing sheriffs?
Commentary: We should expand MinnesotaCare so anyone can buy in
Commentary: April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Letter to Editor: Kudos to law enforcement
Commentary: Enbridge is pretending fix is in
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
April 24, 2013
Letter: Speak with legislators about healthcare
A delegation of six volunteers from St. Joseph’s Area Health Services Auxiliary participated in Health care Auxiliary of Minnesota (HCAM) day at the Capitol April 10. While there we received important new information and priorities from experts in the health care field and also...
April 24, 2013 - 11:34am
June 28, 2012
Health-care debate will continue after ruling
A U.S. Supreme Court ruling is the law of the land. Until it isn't. That is the message Republicans are spreading and Democrats dreading in light of Thursday's 5-4 decision to uphold a new federal health-care law. Minutes after the ruling became public, both major parties distributed...
June 28, 2012 - 3:38pm
October 12, 2011
Perham hospital takes on fresh face with new name, logo
Perham's hospital is entering into a new era of care. Along with an upcoming transition to a new building, the hospital is also changing its...
October 12, 2011 - 8:53am
April 5, 2011
Dayton, health plans agree to profit limit
The Dayton administration and Minnesota's major health-care plans agreed today that profits from state managed-care contracts will be capped at 1 percent of revenue this year. "I applaud UCare, HealthPartners, Medica, and BlueCross BlueShield for their civic responsibility in recognizing...
April 5, 2011 - 10:49am
January 24, 2011
Dayton rejects Bachmann health-care request
ST. PAUL -- U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann asked Gov. Mark Dayton to rip up an order he signed just after taking office this month joining a federal health-care program, but the Democratic governor Monday rejected the request as presidential politics. The order Dayton signed the first...
January 24, 2011 - 10:50am
September 23, 2010
Health care cost increases fairly modest in first wave, insurers say
The first wave of changes under national health reforms taking effect today include expanded coverage for the young and will result in modest cost increases, according to health insurers. Expanded protections include the elimination of pre-existing conditions for children and allow...
September 23, 2010 - 7:08am
August 9, 2010
Former Blues CEO Unhjem back in business as consultant
For the record, Mike Unhjem never left Fargo. The ousted president of Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota said many people thought he moved...
August 9, 2010 - 7:37am
June 7, 2010
MeritCare touts $15 million clinic expansion in DL
Thursday noon, MeritCare in Detroit Lakes ceremoniously broke ground on its $15 million expansion and renovation project. Senior Executive Vice...
June 7, 2010 - 7:15am
December 19, 2009
County reps on health reform team
Staff members from St.
December 19, 2009 - 1:00pm
December 2, 2009
Health insurance subsidies for jobless running out
The clock is starting to run out on unemployed workers who receive health insurance through subsidies that help them maintain coverage from their former employers. As of Tuesday, the first wave of jobless people covered under the program, part of the federal stimulus package, are...
December 2, 2009 - 7:10am
November 9, 2009
Detroit Lakes Meritcare clinic to undergo $15 million expansion
Meritcare Clinic in Detroit Lakes on Thursday announced plans for a $15 million expansion and renovation project. The project, which includes...
November 9, 2009 - 6:54am
November 4, 2009
Koppelman receives state auxiliary award
Ben Koppelman, president and chief executive officer of St. Joseph's Area Health Services has received the 2009 Heart of Minnesota Administrator Award during the Health Care Auxiliary of Minnesota's annual meeting on Oct. 27. The award was established in 1993 to honor a facility...
November 4, 2009 - 1:00pm
November 2, 2009
MeritCare and Sanford Health set to complete their merger today
FARGO -- The merger of the two largest health systems in the Dakotas will lead to more bus trips, officials say. Fargo's MeritCare and Sioux Falls, S.D.-based Sanford Health are expected to complete their merger today. The new system, with nearly 14,000 full-time employees and $1.9...
November 2, 2009 - 6:58am
October 24, 2009
Ah-Gwah-Ching site might not be feasible for critical access hospital
Essentia has notified Cass County that the health care system will no longer remain as the "lead provider" in formulating a vision for a Critical Access Hospital (CAH) on the former Ah-Gwah-Ching site. The not-for-profit health care system headquartered in Duluth notified Cass County...
October 24, 2009 - 1:01pm
Medical staff begins receiving FluMist vaccine
Nurses at St. Joseph's Area Health Services in Park Rapids began administering doses of the H1N1 FluMist vaccine to their fellow employees on...
October 24, 2009 - 1:00pm