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Forum sparks spirited exchange on future of school facilities
ND education department partners with Microsoft for more computer science classes
County looks to acquire historic fire tower overlooking northern Minn. forests
Ultrasounds are focus of Minn. anti-abortion rally on 45th anniversary of Roe v. Wade
Hundreds of airline passengers headed to Minneapolis stranded in Fargo by winter storm
crime and courts
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Practical fashion: How to brave the cold and look good doing it
Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on Africa
Beer and bacon take center stage at annual Happy Harry's festival
A men's rights activist edits 'The Last Jedi' to remove the women
Marilyn Hagerty: Signs of spring
6 takeaways from a study about teens' happiness and time spent online
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
5 new spins on New Year's resolutions
Subway tile rises to the height of farmhouse chic
After weekend sweep of North Dakota, UMD hockey hits the road to play Mankato
Wild start slow, finish fast in win over Senators
National Guard called out as more than foot of snow buries southern Minn., strands motorists
Monday's local scoreboard
Ex-UMD hockey team captain dies after fall at Chicago airport
Elissa Mae Schue
James F. Fischer, Sr.
Patricia "Patt" Rall
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers chapter on tap for North Dakota
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
Disregard by local School Board troubling
Burgum speech shows schools should remain
It's time to stand up for research and extension
Commentary: North Dakota needs NAFTA. Period.
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January 20, 2018
Two more flu deaths reported in ND
BISMARCK -- Two more flu deaths have been reported in North Dakota, according to the North Dakota Department of Health's weekly flu update....
January 20, 2018 - 3:06pm
January 12, 2018
ND hospital restricts visitors due to flu virus
MINOT, N.D. -- Trinity Health officials as of noon on Friday, Jan. 12, have limited hospital visitations to due the flu virus. The restrictions...
January 12, 2018 - 2:57pm
January 11, 2018
Conspirator admits in S.D. court that laser device doesn't help medical conditions
SIOUX FALLS, S.D.—A 63-year-old Canadian woman is the second person to enter a guilty plea regarding a scheme to defraud consumers by selling light-emitting devices as a treatment for more than 200 different diseases and disorders, the Department of Justice announced Thursday,...
January 11, 2018 - 6:31pm
Trump administration opens door to let states impose Medicaid work requirements
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration issued guidance to states early Thursday that will allow them to compel people to work or prepare for jobs...
January 11, 2018 - 10:59am
January 10, 2018
N.D. law limiting damages in malpractice cases ruled unconstitutional
BISMARCK — A judge has found a North Dakota law limiting damages in medical malpractice cases to be unconstitutional. In a case involving...
January 10, 2018 - 2:23pm
December 31, 2017
Award-winning documentary aims to recruit, retain American Indian nurses
FARGO — Madonna White Bear Azure remembers being the only American Indian in nursing school at the University of North Dakota back when...
December 31, 2017 - 5:38pm
December 28, 2017
ND sees steep drop in opioid painkiller prescriptions
FARGO — The prescription of narcotic opioids in North Dakota has fallen sharply over the past several years in what a physician's advocate...
December 28, 2017 - 6:41pm
December 25, 2017
Genetic counselors can guide patients and families about risk for diseases
FARGO—LeAnn Toppen's trip to the emergency room led quickly to the discovery that she had ovarian cancer. A biopsy confirmed her doctors'...
December 25, 2017 - 3:15pm
December 22, 2017
Health care for poor and kids could be upended by budget battles
FARGO — Federal funds for the region's community health centers and the Children's Health Insurance Program, better known as CHIP, got...
December 22, 2017 - 7:01pm
Letter: GOP tax bill isn't much of a holiday gift
To the editor, The president is touting the Republican tax bill as a Christmas gift to the American public, but for many of us, the gain may be offset by higher health insurance costs.
December 22, 2017 - 6:38am
December 19, 2017
Herald's health care checkup
The Herald launched a six-day series exploring how we receive health care, how we pay for it and where the industry is headed next. Here is...
December 19, 2017 - 11:42am
December 17, 2017
Modern medicine: Grafton to upgrade 60-year-old hospital with $12 million expansion
GRAFTON, N.D.—Leaders for a 60-year-old hospital in Grafton hope a $12 million addition will bring the facility into the modern era. Unity...
December 17, 2017 - 8:16am
December 15, 2017
Radiation as a scalpel: Technique spares healthy tissue, treats inoperable tumors
FARGO — Meredith Staker's life depended in part on the accuracy of a face mask that vaguely resembles the type worn by hockey goalies....
December 15, 2017 - 8:29pm
December 14, 2017
After tumultuous year, next steps for health care policy hard to predict
Devin Schaan, a single mother living in Grand Forks, never knew that her diabetes would shape so much of her budget. And she never expected that,...
December 14, 2017 - 6:35pm
As ND waits for medical pot, frustrated supporters foresee a voter backlash
FARGO — Supporters of North Dakota's yet-to-be implemented medical marijuana law warned that voters will get a chance to negate restrictions...
December 14, 2017 - 5:27pm