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PHOTO: Sanford’s Mega Heart

April 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

Jamie Payne, 10, a fourth-grader at L.B. Williams in Mitchell, looks around Wednesday as he and his class walk around the chambers of the heart inside a Mega Heart, provided by Sanford Health, at the Dakota Wesleyan University Sherman Center in Mitch…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

PHOTO: Sanford’s Mega Heart

April 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

Jamie Payne, 10, a fourth-grader at L.B. Williams in Mitchell, looks around Wednesday as he and his class walk around the chambers of the heart inside a Mega Heart, provided by Sanford Health, at the Dakota Wesleyan University Sherman Center in Mitch…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

NDSU professor uses equine therapy to help children

April 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

SENTINEL BUTTE, N.D. ­â€” A North Dakota State University professor is using horses to help modify the behavior of children with troubled backgrounds, and it seems to be working.
Erika Berg, an assistant professor for NDSU’s equine studies pro…continue reading on dglobe.com

Letter: A chance to be a ‘hometown hero’

April 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Rose Weitgenant, American Red Cross volunteer, Worthington

American Red Cross heroes come in all shapes and sizes. They don’t wear capes or special suits. Their badge of honor is the bandage that shows they gave the “gift of life….continue reading on dglobe.com

Letter: A chance to be a ‘hometown hero’

April 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Rose Weitgenant, American Red Cross volunteer, Worthington

American Red Cross heroes come in all shapes and sizes. They don’t wear capes or special suits. Their badge of honor is the bandage that shows they gave the “gift of life….continue reading on dglobe.com

Streamlined nursing home has new look, new administrator

April 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

There’s a familiar face around Sunnyside Health Care Center (SHCC) these days. Larry Penk, retired longtime administrator of Inter-Faith Care Center in Carlton, was hired as interim administrator of SHCC in February.

Community Memorial Hospital…continue reading on pinejournal.com

Smith: Improving rural health care through broadband, bringing doctors to their patients

April 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

Lost in the political squabbling surrounding the Affordable Care Act is the extraordinary work of our nation’s doctors. For generations, they have been the backbone of our health care system — from those doctors of a bygone era who made house cal…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Smith: Improving rural health care through broadband, bringing doctors to their patients

April 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

Lost in the political squabbling surrounding the Affordable Care Act is the extraordinary work of our nation’s doctors. For generations, they have been the backbone of our health care system — from those doctors of a bygone era who made house cal…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Questions and answers about today’s MNsure deadline

March 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

By CHRISTOPHER SNOWBECK, St. Paul Pioneer Press

ST. PAUL — Sign up for health insurance today? Or pay a tax penalty next year?
That’s the choice facing Minnesotans who lack coverage and need to sign up for insurance by midnight to comply…continue reading on dglobe.com

Edgebrook Care Center: A community asset

March 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

EDGERTON — Edgebrook Care Center has been a focal point in the Edgerton community and surrounding area for more than 40 years.
With an all-inclusive rehabilitation center, senior living and outpatient therapy services, Edgebrook Care Center has be…continue reading on dglobe.com