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Massive cyberattack hits Europe with widespread ransom demands
A Time Magazine with Trump on the cover hangs in his golf resorts. It's fake.
Labor Department to review Obama-era rule that would expand overtime pay
Dakota Access security firm operated in ND without license, board says
348th Ave. bridge over I-90 closed after damage from over-height vehicle
UPS to freeze pensions for 70,000 nonunion workers to cut costs
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
Dry conditions continue impacting South Dakota farmers
Continued improvements showcased at Sanborn Co. 4-H arena
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
Legion baseball roundup: Tabor sweeps visiting Jags
Mitchell's Nelson improving on camp circuit
Dannenbring wins local youth golf event in Sioux Falls
Former Augie standout Schilling to coach Lancers
Miscues doom Post 18 against Brandon Valley
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Mary Jane Kiner
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
OPINION: Infringing on your property rights
OPINION: Lead legislator leads on public notice law
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Wiltz: The need-to-know on SD's deer seasons
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Bob & Anna Graumann
June 22, 2017
Sanford Health, Mid Dakota Clinic agree to merger
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Sanford Health is absorbing another health care provider in the Dakotas. Sanford has signed a merger agreement with Mid Dakota Clinic, which has nearly 100 physicians who serve patients in the Bismarck-Mandan area. The integration of the two health care systems...
June 22, 2017 - 8:54am
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 30, 2017
Eating to fight cancer gives survivors some control, doctor says
FARGO—Barb Swegarden felt a pop in her back while exercising at a fitness club. She suspected a pulled muscle. Then pleurisy was implicated...
May 30, 2017 - 10:28am
March 31, 2017
'She's a little fighter': A 1-pound, 5.5 ounce miracle baby
When she found out she was pregnant with twins, Brittany Schmidt had imagined a perfect pregnancy ending with two babies at home. But at just...
March 31, 2017 - 10:06am
December 9, 2016
Sanford to consolidate Sioux Falls-based corporate services
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sanford Health plans to create an administrative center in a Sioux Falls office building most recently occupied by the financial services company Capital One. The Dakotas-based health system recently signed a 15-year lease on the space, the Argus Leader newspaper...
December 9, 2016 - 11:24am
September 30, 2016
Avera leaving Sanford Health Plan
As of next year, health care provided by Avera Health physicians in South Dakota will no longer be covered by insurance offered through the Sanford Health Plan. Avera announced on Friday it was leaving the network, a decision that comes one month after Sanford Health cut ties with...
September 30, 2016 - 6:05pm
July 20, 2016
Sanford clinical trial results in new drug to stop vomiting in chemotherapy
SIOUX FALLS -- A new drug is now available that can reduce nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy -- thanks to a national clinical trial that included Sanford Health sites in Sioux Falls, Fargo, Bismarck, N.D., and Bemidji, Minn. Sanford oncologist and cancer researcher Dr. Steven...
July 20, 2016 - 6:27pm
November 5, 2015
Sanford PROMISE honors MHS teacher
A Mitchell teacher received special recognition this week, the school announced Thursday. According to a press release from the Mitchell School...
November 5, 2015 - 5:11pm
October 25, 2015
DakotaCare CEO leaves to be president of Sanford Health Plan
PIERRE (AP) — The former chief executive of DakotaCare has resigned and is becoming president of Sanford Health Plan. DakotaCare interim Chief Executive Officer Paul Amundson says that Kirk Zimmer resigned as CEO on Friday. Sanford says Zimmer will take over as president beginning...
October 25, 2015 - 10:52am
September 18, 2015
South Dakota Community Foundation invests in lab project
RAPID CITY (AP) — The South Dakota Community Foundation is investing $2 million in an experiment at the Sanford Underground Research Facility at Lead. The investment made at the request of the South Dakota Science and Technology Authority will help researchers at the federally...
September 18, 2015 - 3:11pm
September 11, 2015
Sanford Health to break ground on Imagenetics building
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Dakotas-based Sanford Health is breaking ground Friday on a 100,000-square-foot medical genetics building in Sioux Falls. Construction of the three-story Sanford Imagenetics center is expected to be completed in 2017. Imagenetics is a program that integrates...
September 11, 2015 - 1:26pm
August 21, 2015
Sanford donates $2M to NSU, becomes sports medicine provider
ABERDEEN (AP) — Sanford Health is making a $2 million donation to Northern State University and becoming the exclusive sports medicine provider for the school's athletes. The school in Aberdeen says the donation will fund programs of the Northern State University Foundation...
August 21, 2015 - 2:05pm
August 12, 2015
Sanford considers expanding in Minot, possibly with hospital
MINOT, N.D. (AP) — Dakotas-based Sanford Health is considering expanding in Minot and possibly building a hospital there. Sanford acquired a clinic in Minot when it bought Bismarck-based Medcenter One in 2012. The health system based in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and Fargo,...
August 12, 2015 - 10:35am
April 3, 2015
Hospital takes insurance dispute with Sanford to the courts
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls Specialty Hospital is asking a judge to force Sanford Health Plan to open all of its insurance plans to the hospital. The hospital alleges that Sanford is violating a measure approved by voters last November that allows doctors to join an insurer's...
April 3, 2015 - 4:16pm
March 24, 2015
Sanford Health Plan expanding office space in North Dakota
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Dakotas-based Sanford Health is securing more office space and posting dozens of jobs in North Dakota as its insurance subsidiary prepares to take over as the primary provider for state workers. Meanwhile, Sanford is asking South Dakota's Division of Insurance...
March 24, 2015 - 2:42pm