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Striking down barriers: Frazee's new Adaptive Bowling Team, Unified Phy Ed class get acceptance, friendship and inclusion on a roll
Perham man hurt in Highway 10 crash near DL
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., ranks first in a study on bipartisan legislation
Crime & accidents around Becker County
Attorney General Sessions to visit Fargo for law enforcement announcement, discuss drug crisis
Smith claims Top 20 Big Ten finish
DL softball splits with Patriots
Laker baseball swept at Pequot Lakes
Blomseth medalist at Earlybird
Bison women end Denver's reign of conference golf titles
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Rose R. Duescher
Steven P. Leitheiser
Harriet E. Anderson
The wolf is a Minnesota treasure
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
June 26, 2009
Meritcare honored with 2009 VHA Leadership Award
MeritCare has received the 2009 VHA Leadership Award for Community Benefit Excellence, specifically for the Faithfully Fit Forever Program. This award, which is presented to only five medical centers nationwide, recognizes MeritCare's efforts in providing services and treatment,...
June 26, 2009 - 3:16pm
June 5, 2009
Cancer survivorship picnic in Fargo
On Thursday, June 18, MeritCare Roger Maris Cancer Center is holding a Cancer Survivorship Picnic. The event will be held at Lindenwood Park (Rotary shelter), Fargo, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Healthy food will be served, and there will be special entertainment by Tim Hoffelt, Penny and...
June 5, 2009 - 2:21pm
February 23, 2009
Deputy in Mahnomen shooting faces more surgery
FARGO - A Mahnomen County sheriff's deputy who suffered gunshot wounds Wednesday was moved out of the critical care unit of Fargo's MeritCare...
February 23, 2009 - 8:30am
February 22, 2009
Shot Mahnomen deputy moves into surgical unit
FARGO - A Mahnomen County (Minn.) Sheriff's deputy who suffered gunshot wounds Wednesday has been moved out of the critical care unit of Fargo's MeritCare Hospital and into a surgical unit. Chris Dewey remains in guarded condition, according to an update made today on the hospital's...
February 22, 2009 - 8:53pm
February 21, 2009
Doctors upgrade condition of Mahnomen deputy to guarded
FARGO - Doctors have upgraded the condition of the Mahnomen County (Minn.) Sheriff's Department deputy shot on Wednesday. Chris Dewey is now...
February 21, 2009 - 3:41pm
February 20, 2009
Web site reports deputy showing good signs during recovery from gunshot wounds
FARGO - Family and doctors continue to remain optimistic about the recovery of a Mahnomen County sheriff's deputy shot in the line of duty Wednesday. Carrie...
February 20, 2009 - 11:49am
February 19, 2009
Deputy showing signs of recovering from bullet wounds to head
FARGO - MeritCare doctors said a sheriff's deputy shot Wednesday in a confrontation in Mahnomen, Minn., has begun responding to verbal commands...
February 19, 2009 - 1:55pm
February 6, 2009
MeritCare expansion likely will cause Lincoln skating rink to move
The City of Detroit Lakes will likely move forward on possibly selling the Lincoln skating rink property to MeritCare and relocate the rink to Peoples Park, next to the skate park. The Community Development Committee met Thursday afternoon to discuss MeritCare's request to purchase...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
MeritCare hires new physician assistant in Detroit Lakes and Hawley
Tabitha Hass has joined MeritCare in Detroit Lakes and Hawley as a physician assistant. As a physician assistant, Hass, in collaboration with...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 5, 2009
Outgoing MeritCare's CEO's mark was change
FARGO - Roger Gilbertson's interest in medicine got its spark from a family doctor who often stayed for coffee after making a house call at...
February 5, 2009 - 12:00am
February 4, 2009
MeritCare CEO plans to retire
FARGO - Dr. Roger Gilbertson announced Tuesday that he will retire by the end of 2009 after 16 years as MeritCare's chief executive officer. Gilbertson,...
February 4, 2009 - 9:00am
January 28, 2009
MeritCare live animal use under fire
FARGO - MeritCare Medical Center in Fargo is facing heat over its use of live pigs in its trauma training classes intended to reduce patient death rates. MeritCare offers Advanced Trauma Life Support courses for doctors, which typically involve using human cadavers, nonhuman technology...
January 28, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
New psychologist for MeritCare in Detroit Lakes
Brian Gatheridge, Ph.D. has joined MeritCare in Detroit Lakes. Dr. Gatheridge is a doctorate-level trained clinical psychologist who specializes...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
MeritCare to stop accepting Unicare Medicare Health Insurance Plan first of year
In an unprecedented move, MeritCare Health System has decided to no longer provide services to seniors that have their health insurance coverage via Unicare, a commercial payer that is part of Medicare's advantage program. This means that as of Jan.
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
September 10, 2008
MeritCare's financial prognosis improved
FARGO - Administrators at Fargo-based MeritCare say efficiency steps including job cuts have staunched financial hemorrhaging and the medical system expects to end its fiscal year in healthy fiscal condition. The prognosis came this week as MeritCare executives spoke about their...
September 10, 2008 - 12:00am