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Couple survives 25 minutes after falling through ice in frigid waters of northwest Minn. lake
North Dakota AG clarifies permitless carry law
He was a renowned surgeon - until a doctor found his initials burned on a patient's liver
FCC just voted to repeal its net neutrality rules, in a sweeping act of deregulation
Two former UND students who were raped at gunpoint in 2013 sue landlord where incident occurred
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This week, more than a million people watched a Concordia College hockey player skate to school
Wild G Dubnyk sidelined with injury
Sam Houston coach says Bearkats on the cusp of being FCS elite program
Reports: Twins, RHP Rodney agree to one-year deal
NDSU quarterback just as successful off the field as he is on it
No need to plan kindness this season
Why do farmers have barns? Obvious (or not)
Commentary: Senator Heidi Heitkamp continues to use bogus, retracted talking point about tax reform
Letter to the editor: Tax-reform proposal isn’t good for farmers
Letter to the editor: ‘Development Code’ needs to be repealed
Phyllis Elaine DeMent-VanHorn
Dicky Dean Just
Lynnette M. Rettig
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Trinity seeking food donations
Community calendar of events for Jan. 14, 2017
Community calendar of events for Dec. 13, 2017
Anonymous donor puts gold coin in red kettle
FVA updates contracts
November 10, 2017
Commentary: Rural America's disappearing maternity care
Life in rural America can be tough, with challenges starting right from birth. Increasingly, rural women lack access to maternity services, jeopardizing their health and that of their newborns at a time when U.S. maternal mortality is rising.
November 10, 2017 - 10:09am
November 3, 2017
People explore options for Medicare Part D plans
Julia Schmidt of Jamestown spent part of Thursday morning reviewing her prescription medication coverage offered through Medicare Part D with a counselor from the North Dakota State Health Insurance Counseling program.
November 3, 2017 - 7:18am
October 17, 2017
Senators get deal to prop up Obamacare, keep subsidies Trump cut
Senate in both political parties say they've reached agreement on fixes to stabilize Obamacare just two weeks before Americans start signing...
October 17, 2017 - 2:53pm
October 11, 2017
TWO OPTIONS BCBS, Sanford remain in ACA exchange
Medica health insurance subscribers who receive coverage through North Dakota’s Affordable Care Act exchange will be forced to make changes in November, according to Jon Godfread, North Dakota insurance commissioner.
October 11, 2017 - 6:54am
September 21, 2017
Port: Podcast: Hoeven accuses Heitkamp of “scare tactics” on Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill
Senator John Hoeven joined me on my radio show today to talk about healthcare reform. The Senator has indicated support for the latest version...
September 21, 2017 - 3:07pm
September 20, 2017
Port: Podcast: Congressman Kevin Cramer House would probably pass Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill
The national political debate is focused on the Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill right now, yet another Republican effort to deal with Obamacare...
September 20, 2017 - 3:12pm
September 6, 2017
Letter to the editor: Heitkamp shouldn’t support Obamacare
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp supports Obamacare wholeheartedly which can be seen by the way she votes to stop its repeal and keep the program as is. Obamacare has already resulted in much higher insurance premiums and much higher deductibles. How much have both of yours changed in the...
September 6, 2017 - 6:46am
August 26, 2017
As hospital violence grows, nurses seek reforms
CHICAGO — One woman describes getting slapped and groped on the job. Another was punched in the head repeatedly. A third was bitten so hard...
August 26, 2017 - 10:31am
August 22, 2017
Women's voices often missing from the health care debate
Women, in particular, have a lot at stake in the fight over the future of health care.
August 22, 2017 - 12:41pm
August 16, 2017
Abortion after-care costs driven up by scarcity of nearby clinics, new study finds
The absence of a nearby abortion clinic drives up healthcare costs, a study of California's poor has found. Women who seek follow-up care but...
August 16, 2017 - 3:36pm
August 8, 2017
For rural veterans, new approaches to health care
August 8, 2017 - 3:52pm
July 24, 2017
U.S. Republican Senator McCain will return Tuesday for healthcare vote
WASHINGTON - U.S. Republican Senator John McCain, who has been recuperating in Arizona after being diagnosed with brain cancer, will return to...
July 24, 2017 - 8:15pm
July 18, 2017
Republican push to overhaul or repeal healthcare law collapses in U.S. Senate
WASHINGTON - Republican efforts to overhaul or repeal Obamacare collapsed in the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, dealing a sharp setback to President...
July 18, 2017 - 1:40pm
June 27, 2017
A mother's response to the health-care debate: Her 3-year-old son's $231,000 hospital bill
Alison Chandra's unborn son faced daunting odds of making it to his first birthday. And keeping him alive meant risky, expensive surgeries that...
June 27, 2017 - 4:36pm
Letter to the editor: Health care bills not good for North Dakota
There is nothing in the new health care bills that is good for North Dakota. Nothing. Last week, the Senate revealed its Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA) of 2017. The bill was in response to the American Health Care Act (AHCA) passed by the House. Neither bill is good for North...
June 27, 2017 - 6:48am