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DL woman sentenced for marijuana wax
DL man gets rude awakening when deputy finds meth
Testing...testing...1, 2, 3: DL schools facing tough achievement gap
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Lakers take out Rangers in four sets
Jackets take six of seven matches from Lakers
Laker swimmers notch fifth straight victory
DL pushes shutout streak to four games against Crookston
Boys soccer completes sweep of Pirates
Knowing when, and how much, to step in
Learning the lingo of Social Security can help with your retirement planning
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
friends & neighbors
Daggett Truck Line honors trucker for 'superb' driving
Cost Share Program makes organic certification more affordable, rebates available
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
Fall into autumn this Friday
Big weekend ahead in Park Rapids: Art Leap, Great American Story events set Sept. 23-24
The hottest ticket in town: Essentia Health-St. Mary's "Fire & Ice" fundraiser set for this Friday, Sept. 22
‘Unveiling Nimuué’: Story of Minnesota’s ‘Glacial Woman’ to be revealed in original theatrical work
Fargo photographer exhibiting his work at Trinity Lutheran this month
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Ronald F. Williams Sr.
Marlene A. Collins
Audrey @13@@10@(Pitsenbarger) Knauf
Alton O. Haugen
Like U.S., Canada has issues with healthcare, but the solution is not to dismantle universal care
Appeals panel goes against county, Osage gun range
Lesson from a missing girl: never give up hope
Most Americans are hungry for bipartisanship
The trauma of downsizing
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Grizzlies have come back from the brink
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
pine to palm
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
January 15, 2014
Indoor tanning puts girls at risk for skin cancer
Despite warnings about the serious health dangers of indoor tanning, results from this year’s Minnesota Student Survey confirm that a large percentage of Minnesota high school girls are tanning indoors. Thirty-four percent of 11th grade white females reported they had tanned...
January 15, 2014 - 9:47am
January 14, 2014
Many younger U.S. adults skipping flu shots
Just over a third of U.S. adults ages 18 to 65 got the flu shot during the 2012-2013 flu season, according to an analysis released on Tuesday,...
January 14, 2014 - 12:34pm
Minnesota to destroy more than 1 million blood samples
By the end of today, the Minnesota Department of Health plans to have destroyed about 1.1 million archived dried blood spot cards and newborn screening test results from its archives. The action follows a settlement this week with 21 families who sued the agency for storing the...
January 14, 2014 - 8:16am
January 11, 2014
New rehab program helps cancer survivors
Greta Diede spent part of Thursday afternoon “walking” her fingers up the wall to test her shoulders’ range of motion. The exercise...
January 11, 2014 - 4:00pm
January 10, 2014
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota takes back control of rural Medicaid rides
ST. PAUL – Complaints have piled up since Jan. 1 that rural Minnesota’s poor, disabled and elderly struggled to arrange rides to their medical appointments, but Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota decided to fix that on Thursday by reverting to a system that worked in 2013. Blue...
January 10, 2014 - 8:36am
January 8, 2014
Health coalition hits roadblock
Becker County has stepped back — at least for now — from a joint powers agreement that would have created a public health consortium with neighboring counties. The Becker County Board voted Tuesday to rescind its modified version of the joint powers agreement, after it failed...
January 8, 2014 - 6:00pm
January 2, 2014
Relapse of 'cured' HIV patients spurs AIDS science on
By Kate Kelland, Health and Science Correspondent LONDON - Scientists seeking a cure for AIDS say they have been inspired, not crushed, by a major setback in which two HIV positive patients believed to have been cured found the virus re-invading their bodies once more. True,...
January 2, 2014 - 2:30pm
December 31, 2013
State grant promotes healthy choices at school, work, home
A multimillion-dollar grant from the state will help carry on efforts to promote healthy lifestyles. The Minnesota Department of Health recently awarded more than $21 million in Statewide Health Improvement Program grants to counties and cities across the state. The Horizon...
December 31, 2013 - 11:00am
Brain-dead California girl ordered kept on ventilator for week longer
OAKLAND, California - The family of a California girl who was declared brain dead after complications from a tonsillectomy won an 11th-hour court...
December 31, 2013 - 8:55am
December 27, 2013
Health workers monitor return of H1N1 flu strain
H1N1, the nasty flu bug that gave us the pandemic of 2009, is back, the government’s lead health agency says. A Minnesota infectious disease...
December 27, 2013 - 8:46am
December 23, 2013
Red Cross expects holiday decline in blood donations
The American Red Cross typically sees a decline in donations during the winter holiday season. Individuals can help the Red Cross and hospital patients this month, while discovering the true meaning of the season, by giving a generous gift of a blood or platelet donation. Each...
December 23, 2013 - 12:00pm
December 21, 2013
Health professionals helping patients transition safely
In a short period of time, a patient could go from seeing a doctor at the clinic to being admitted to the hospital and under a different doctor’s...
December 21, 2013 - 11:00am
December 12, 2013
Need for organ donation is high
Currently in the United States there are 120,949 people awaiting a lifesaving organ transplant. In 2012, there was just over 28,000 of these transplant done in the United States. That means each day there are 75 solid organ transplants done. Despite this seemingly large amount...
December 12, 2013 - 3:00pm
December 11, 2013
E-Cigarettes: A burning question for U.S. regulators
NEW YORK - At the Henley Vaporium, one of a growing number of e-cigarette lounges sprouting up in New York and other U.S. cities, patrons can...
December 11, 2013 - 1:12pm
N.D. ranked first in protecting kids from tobacco; Minn. is 12th
North Dakota is ranked first in the nation in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and to help smokers quit, according to a report released by a coalition of public health organizations. The state will spend $9.5 million in fiscal year 2014 on tobacco prevention and cessation...
December 11, 2013 - 10:19am