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The vaccination debate

August 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Jimmy and Stephanie France have not had their 2-year-old son vaccinated against childhood diseases — and they don’t plan to.

“I don’t feel that it’s necessary,” Jimmy said.
The immunity his son received through b…continue reading on dglobe.com

Out Town Business Briefs

August 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

RehabVisions therapists attend hand therapy course RehabVisions’ occupational therapists and certified occupational therapy assistant attended a seven-hour hand therapy course on July 12.
The course was taught by certified hand therapist Terri Sul…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Out Town Business Briefs

August 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

RehabVisions therapists attend hand therapy course RehabVisions’ occupational therapists and certified occupational therapy assistant attended a seven-hour hand therapy course on July 12.
The course was taught by certified hand therapist Terri Sul…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

‘Ready, Set, Move!’ preschool gym starts Oct. 1 at local YWCA

July 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

Beginning Oct. 1, at the Mitchell YWCA, Ready, Set, Move, preschool gym will begin.

The program is a preschool softplay gym that enables positive interaction between caregivers and their children.

This program enhances gross motor skills by pro…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Spirit Lifeline takes off: Officials: Medical airlift service pulls out of North Dakota

July 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

Air ambulance company Spirit Lifeline is pulling its service out of North Dakota after only a year of operation.

An email went out Wednesday to customers announcing that the company, which began operating in Dickinson last July, was ending its med…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Spirit Lifeline takes off: Officials: Medical airlift service pulls out of North Dakota

July 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

Air ambulance company Spirit Lifeline is pulling its service out of North Dakota after only a year of operation.

An email went out Wednesday to customers announcing that the company, which began operating in Dickinson last July, was ending its med…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

ND Blues name Huckle as new CEO

July 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO – Blue Cross Blue Shield North Dakota has hired a new president and CEO.

The company’s board of directors unanimously chose Tim Huckle, the company’s chief operating officer, for the job, effective immediately, according to a press rel…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

ND Blues name Huckle as new CEO

July 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO – Blue Cross Blue Shield North Dakota has hired a new president and CEO.

The company’s board of directors unanimously chose Tim Huckle, the company’s chief operating officer, for the job, effective immediately, according to a press rel…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

OUR VIEW: Don’t bring brucellosis with bison

July 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

We have a deep appreciation of bison, those symbols of the American West that have played such a prominent part in the history and culture of South Dakota.

It’s with great pride that we note South Dakota’s leading role in the preservation of bison…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Hoeven, VA director host roundtable to discuss veteran health-care concerns

June 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

A key piece of federal legislation expected to pass in the next several weeks could ease some of the red tape around local Veterans Affairs clinics and private providers of medical services for veterans.
Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., held a roundtable i…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com