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Tracy state butterfly champ, Lakers 11th at Class A True Team
Mahnomen-Waubun Thunderbirds logo revealed
Indians extend win streak to seven games
Bombers seeded fourth in Section 6, 9-man
Lakers steamroll Prowlers to finish regular season
Accessing Social Security on the go
You may qualify for extra help paying your drug costs
Parrot Heads give $8,000 to Marshmallow Foundation
Holy Rosary announces scholarship winners
friends & neighbors
CenturyLink deploying faster broadband speeds to more than 350,000 customers in the Twin Cities and greater MN
October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month
Gas prices down this week
Making an IMPACT: Local crew sets out to begin book binding business
Norby's accepts Retailer of the Year award
It's creepy, it's kooky, mysterious and spooky: Halloween events aplenty set for lakes area this month
"Classic Country" tribute coming to Holmes Theatre Oct. 19
Pat & Donna Surface to present 'Remember When' at NYM Saturday
The history of Columbus Day
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Clark L. Hendrickson
Philip Wayne Arneson
Duane Douglas Nelson
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Is the First Amendment disgusting?
Editorial: An ice castle in Detroit Lakes? Yes, please!
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Guest Editorial: Technology in cars is causing more crashes
Potatoes - they're what's for dinner
Asian Lady Beetles are pesky but harmless
Fishing opportunities heat up as water temps drop
Full-moon fishing in October is fantastic
In the woods, a lot can happen in an hour
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
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
pine to palm
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
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
September 21, 2017
Like U.S., Canada has issues with healthcare, but the solution is not to dismantle universal care
There's a joke we sometimes tell in Canada: What's a Canadian? An apologetic American with health care. It's funny because we half-believe it's true. The United States and Canada are about as similar as two countries get. But Canada has had a publicly funded, single-payer health care...
September 21, 2017 - 11:43am
August 4, 2017
Letter: Out of the rubble, a ray of hope from three brave senators
I've almost stopped trying to sort through the debris of the past six months in domestic and foreign affairs to find some positive events ... only one made the grade. The political courage of Senators Susan Collins, Lisa Murkowski, and John McCain to cast deciding votes against continuing...
August 4, 2017 - 12:37pm
July 17, 2017
Letter: New Republican healthcare plan deeply unpopular
The American Health Care Act has passed in the U.S. House of Representatives and its counterpart, the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017, is under consideration in the U.S. Senate. According to Katie Lundmark, executive director of Ecumen- Detroit Lakes, these bills would deeply...
July 17, 2017 - 9:22am
June 20, 2017
Sen. Al Franken column: Healthcare plan would hammer Minnesota and Becker County
As I've traveled across Minnesota in recent months, Minnesotans have made it clear to me just how important health care is to them, their families,...
June 20, 2017 - 12:50pm
April 23, 2017
Klobuchar bill aims to bring in more rural doctors
In a move that would impact Detroit Lakes and other small Minnesota cities, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), has introduced bipartisan legislation...
April 23, 2017 - 8:00am
April 18, 2017
Preparing for end of life can help ease your mind
FARGO — A growing national movement is encouraging health care providers and patients to start conversations around end-of-life care so...
April 18, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 6, 2017
Essentia Health's 7-Day Clinics acquisition offers improved access, convenience for patients
When Essentia Health officially acquired the five 7-Day Clinics in Detroit Lakes, Fargo and Moorhead on March 1, patients of both local healthcare...
March 6, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 5, 2017
It's like pulling teeth: Finding pediatric, rural dentists poses huge challenge
Minnesota may be first in our hearts but, unfortunately, our teeth are a very different story. According to the Minnesota Dental Association's...
March 5, 2017 - 9:00am
March 3, 2017
Essentia Health acquires 7 Day Clinics, including DL location
Essentia Health now offers more walk in care options in Fargo, Moorhead and Detroit Lakes. As of March 1, the widely used 7 Day Clinics in these...
March 3, 2017 - 2:00pm
January 5, 2017
Medical aid in dying: A hallmark of patient-centered care
One thing the national election did not change: as the nation's 75 million baby boomers retire, an ever growing number grapple with the reality that people die in circumstances they would not choose. At a time when the country is divided, the election showed one issue unites us: personal...
January 5, 2017 - 9:00am
June 16, 2016
How to research and reduce healthcare costs
Whether you’re planning a future procedure or navigating care after a sudden illness or accident, smart consumers have a plan in place to avoid hidden costs and billing errors common to our ever-changing healthcare system. You should too. The Affordable Care Act made it possible...
June 16, 2016 - 5:20am
February 7, 2016
Healthcare facilities in need of help
Local healthcare facilities are experiencing some chronic pains that often come with significant growth, and they’re hoping some aggressive treatment is just what the doctor ordered. “We are feeling the effects of what is happening on a regional and local level,” said Peter...
February 7, 2016 - 5:45am
July 23, 2015
Nearly $2 billion in Minnesota spent on care that likely could have been avoided
ST. PAUL – Minnesota employers, health plans and individuals spent $1.9 billion in 2012 for health care that potentially could have been prevented. So says the state's Department of Health in a first-in-the-nation analysis released today on visits to emergency rooms and hospital...
July 23, 2015 - 9:09am
November 19, 2014
MNsure enrollment underway, avoiding problems of initial rollout
DULUTH, Minn. -- Count Jenny St. George as a fan of the people who help other people sign up for health insurance. “It’s really, really...
November 19, 2014 - 8:06am
June 12, 2014
Minnesota’s uninsured rate drops 40 percent under Affordable Care Act
ST. PAUL -- The first comprehensive look at how the federal Affordable Care Act has changed health insurance in Minnesota shows a 40 percent decline in the number of people lacking coverage between September and May. Released Wednesday, the study from University of Minnesota researchers...
June 12, 2014 - 8:22am