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Sheriff warns residents to stay off Little Sand Lake
Entrepreneur for a Day: Fifth graders delve into how to start a business
ASTROBOB: Voyager 1 Fires Thrusters After 37 Years, Gets New Lease On Life
ATVs plunge through thin ice on Grace and Island lakes, one fatality
Woman dies after ATV goes through ice near Bemidji
Panthers win eight events in dual win over Bemidji
Clark, Dravis win titles at Big Bear
Panthers sink Lakers to remain undefeated
Panthers pick up pace in 91-73 win over Frazee
EGF shuts out Panthers
Lillian Evelyn (McDougall) Ryther
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Basic Business Cents: How do you 'manufacture' good workers?
Vorhes wins legal services Advocacy Award
Coborn named Minnesota Housing Top Producing Loan Officer
Bemidji Burger Kings close after salmonella outbreak sickens at least 27
'Magical Medora Christmas' tour coming to Park Rapids
PRAHS drama club is performing 'a magical, musical fable'
Crookston siblings vying for HGTV home renovation show
Standing ovations for first woman with Down syndrome to compete in Miss Minnesota USA
Dreamcatcher lesson celebrates Native American heritage
Snowy owls head south
Northland Nature Journal: True 'snowbirds' have migrated to Minnesota
New northern pike fishing regulations in spring 2018
About Fishing: Venture onto early ice at your own risk
New law expands license requirement to wheelhouse shelters
Letter to Editor: Never venture onto ice without floatation system
Commentary: U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar writes about making the most of Minnesota apprenticeships
Letter to Editor: Winter and snowmobiles: Think snow!
Letter to Editor: Line 3 project will move forward and benefit Minnesotans
Letter to Editor: Place more importance on human family
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
October 21, 2009
Franken says public option for health care provides competition for insurance companies
Congressional officials say there's a move afoot among top Senate Democrats to try to strip the health insurance industry of its exemption from federal anti-trust laws. If that happens, it would mean greater federal regulation of an industry that recently has stepped up its criticism,...
October 21, 2009 - 1:09pm
September 24, 2009
You've got regular flu, not H1N1 -- feel better?
While symptoms and treatments are similar, cases being seen at the St. Mary's Innovis Health Center are the seasonal flu, not H1N1 flu. "Symptoms are the same, and historically, they have affected the elderly," Jackie McKenzie, RN, infection prevention specialist, said of seasonal...
September 24, 2009 - 8:50am
September 23, 2009
Separate wheat from the chaff
There are times when we all should feel a bit sorry for the politicians - from both political parties - when they're so desperately trying to convince us why we should hold thumbs up or thumbs down on President Obama's health care proposal. The political rhetoric is deafening. Sometimes...
September 23, 2009 - 1:00pm
September 8, 2009
ND Blue Cross Blue Shield execs profited from bogus bonuses
Nearly $15 million in employee bonuses that were almost assured regardless of performance. Sales reward trips to posh resorts totaling $1.2 million. A $3.5 million investment in a murky hotel partnership lacking audited financial statements. All this and much more during just the...
September 8, 2009 - 6:49am
September 5, 2009
Koppelman: Health care costs are continuing to rise, causing deficiencies
Before Congress reconvenes from its August recess next week, some Park Rapids area residents gathered for a health care discussion to figure...
September 5, 2009 - 1:00pm
September 3, 2009
Health care debate 'about real people'
Lisa Smith stood in the middle of the Veterans Memorial Bridge between Fargo and Moorhead on Wednesday night to push for health care reform. "I'm...
September 3, 2009 - 7:12am
September 2, 2009
Flu epidemic reopens national debate on safety of vaccinations
Daily doses of news about the advancing spread of the H1N1 flu virus has added fuel to the national debate over how safe vaccinations are. And what was considered to be a fringe movement advanced by conspiracy theorists and some Oprah Winfrey viewers now seems to be moving into...
September 2, 2009 - 1:01pm
Park Rapids nurse named to 16-member state board
A local nurse will soon join a board that makes statewide decisions concerning safe and ethical nursing practices. Deb Haagenson, vice president...
September 2, 2009 - 1:00pm
Peterson challenges president on health care
President Barack Obama needs to propose his own health care legislation and stop offering generalities to Congress, said a Minnesota congressman...
September 2, 2009 - 6:49am
August 29, 2009
Center for Weight Management recognized
Canadian residents will soon be making trips to Park Rapids for gastric bypass surgery at the direction of Ontario's Ministry of Health. The...
August 29, 2009 - 1:00pm
August 28, 2009
Rep. Michelle Bachmann health care forum lively
The lively crowd gathered for U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann's health care town hall forum turned feisty at times, drowning out speakers with applause...
August 28, 2009 - 7:37am
August 18, 2009
Bemidji health care forum split on government involvement
Jane Erwin drove to Bemidji on Monday from Hoffman, Minn., to tell U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson that government shouldn't expand its role in health...
August 18, 2009 - 6:29am
August 5, 2009
Sanford-MeritCare: Seek fast track for merger
Administrators want the proposed Sanford-MeritCare merger to happen sooner than originally envisioned. The quicker consummation of the deal, if approved, would allow the new health system to offer its health insurance plan at the start of the new year, when many employer groups renew...
August 5, 2009 - 9:00am
Lawmakers come home to discuss health care
August is the time when children try to forget they are about to head back to classes, families rush to fit in last-minute vacations and members of Congress, this year at least, think about health care. Most members of the Minnesota congressional delegation plan to spend part of...
August 5, 2009 - 8:48am
July 22, 2009
Innovis to close Fargo's Northport clinic
Innovis Health announced Tuesday that, effective Sept. 8, it will close its Northport clinic at 2710 Broadway in north Fargo. The closure will mean consolidating its Northport operations into its clinic locations in West Fargo, Moorhead and South University Drive in Fargo. Two family...
July 22, 2009 - 8:09am