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Sanford to launch air service base in Dickinson

July 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

A day after Spirit Lifeline pulled out of Dickinson, another medical air service hopes to take its place.
Bismarck-based Sanford AirMed announced Thursday that it plans to establish a base in Dickinson by late fall, according to a press release. The…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

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

Not enough officers to patrol roads, sheriff says

July 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

Stark County Sheriff Clarence Tuhy, in what has become an ongoing plea for help, told the Stark County Commission on Tuesday that the need for his officers to conduct security at the courthouse in Dickinson has dramatically impeded his office’s abi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

A fight for flight rights: Sanford Air, Spirit Lifeline compete for Stark Co. medical air contract

June 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

Another air ambulance service has pitched its membership plan to Stark County.
Sanford Air Transportation explained its plan Tuesday for Stark County commissioners at their monthly meeting.
The membership programs aim to lower out-of-pocket costs f…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

A safe flight in the Bakken: Oil companies learn about medical helicopter service

May 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

SOUTH HEART — Oil companies got a closeup look Wednesday at the aircraft getting a lot of business lately because of their industry.
The Spirit Lifeline crew presented its helicopter at a safety event Wednesday near South Heart. Employees of RockP…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Med-air club: Air ambulance pitches membership plan; Stark County would pay $129K

May 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

An air ambulance company pitched a deal to Stark County commissioners Tuesday that would likely be a good deal for citizens, but would cost the county a big chunk of change.
To buy a membership for all county residents, at $13.50 per household, the …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Monke: Feeling safer with medical helicopter around

August 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Toward the end of August and into early September, I will take a few days off and spend what I can only presume will be some long days at my family’s farm helping my dad and brother harvest what we hope is an above-average spring wheat and durum crop. Continue Reading

Spirit Lifeline helicopter takes off

July 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

It is becoming easier for emergency personnel to reach western North Dakota residents in need of medical help even those who may think they’re out of reach. Continue Reading