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DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
County museum abloom with events this weekend
Commemorating the one-room schoolhouse: Museum seeks stories, photos, info on country schools for upcoming book
'The Ash Girl': DLHS's spring play offers darker take on familiar fairy tale
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gorden to be inducted to MHSGCA Hall of Fame
Nordick selected as new Park Rapids Activities Director, head football coach
Area golf courses waiting on Mother Nature
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
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
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
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
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
February 7, 2018
Wash your hands: Lots of flu in Detroit Lakes
Doctors are busy treating influenza cases in Detroit Lakes, but they say the flu is not running rampant at this point in Becker County. "Right now we have a lot of flu cases," said ER doctor Darryl Beehler. "There's plenty of Influenza A in the neighborhood, but it's not an epidemic...
February 7, 2018 - 3:00pm
June 21, 2017
Sanford bash for 15,000: Concert featuring Fergie, Lionel Richie, marks completion of nearly $500 million hospital
FARGO — Thousands of people flocked to the field behind the new Sanford Medical Center here Wednesday night, June 21, to celebrate its...
June 21, 2017 - 9:28pm
May 26, 2017
State says Bemidji nursing home staff emotionally abused resident: Use of private surveillance camera leads to complaint
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A Bemidji nursing home caused emotional abuse to a resident after staff discovered a surveillance camera in her room, according...
May 26, 2017 - 12:57pm
May 17, 2017
A different view: Sanford eye center remodels, adds optometrist
Landing an appointment with Dr. Armand Radke, an optometrist at Sanford Health Eye and Optical Center, is apparently quite the challenge. Ever...
May 17, 2017 - 11:00am
April 8, 2017
Sanford Health Plan sues government for $9 million
FARGO—Sanford Health Plan is suing the federal government for almost $9 million for what it says is a reneged promise to pay to cushion...
April 8, 2017 - 11:53am
April 4, 2017
The future of medicine is here: Sanford hires integrated health therapist who will "video chat" with patients at area clinics
Mental health services can be hard to come by—that's where a system-wide mental health grant at Sanford comes in. Five years ago, Sanford was awarded a grant to "explore the impact of mental health therapists," that came with a triple aim: 1) to improve health outcomes, 2) to...
April 4, 2017 - 10:00am
December 14, 2016
Sanford's Chairman's Challenge Scholarship offers $2,500 to high school winner
Sanford Health Network is offering a scholarship challenge to current high school and post-secondary students interested in a future career in rural health care.
December 14, 2016 - 11:30am
May 12, 2016
Sanford researchers at Vatican conference
Sanford Health’s work in cellular therapy and regenerative medicine was on the world stage recently. A group of researchers and leaders from Sanford Health were selected to participate in the “Third International Conference on the Progress of Regenerative Medicine and Its Cultural...
May 12, 2016 - 5:20am
January 1, 2016
Sanford offers $20K signing bonus
Sanford Health is offering signing bonuses of up to $20,000 for qualified nurses in Fargo and Bismarck, as the company seeks to meet a dire need...
January 1, 2016 - 5:35am
November 19, 2015
Detroit Lakes clinic celebrates milestone
Thirty years ago, Laure Zirbel remembers being newly divorced with two children to support. She needed a full-time job. With an education...
November 19, 2015 - 5:55am
Sanford employees to receive double bonuses
Sanford Health employees will receive a double bonus ‑- its first ever -- as thanks for their efforts in achieving a very healthy bottom line. Kelby Krabbenhoft, Sanford’s chief executive officer, wrote employees to inform them of the bonus, which will be paid to all eligible...
November 19, 2015 - 5:25am
July 1, 2015
Sanford, Essentia taking different approaches as Minn. legalizes medical pot
MOORHEAD – Minnesota's introduction today of medical marijuana—a program some consider one of the nation's most restrictive—appeared poised...
July 1, 2015 - 10:08am
June 25, 2015
Sanford offering video visits in Minnesota
Video visits, Sanford Health’s service connecting patients with providers over a mobile device or computer for non-emergency health care concerns, are now available for patients in North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa. Video visits provide access to a designated team...
June 25, 2015 - 5:35am
December 23, 2014
Sanford Bemidji faces Medicare penalty
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Sanford Health Bemidji Medical Center faces a financial penalty from Medicare over the rate of preventable complications patients experience at the hospital, according to data released last week by the federal program. Medicare penalized the lowest-scoring 25...
December 23, 2014 - 7:48am
May 14, 2014
Sanford TRF medical center preparing for fall opening
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — Rob Lovejoy hardly can contain his exuberance as he guides a small group on a tour of the nearly completed Sanford...
May 14, 2014 - 9:00am