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Report: Agencies struggled with communication during Husky fire
Nazis took his citizenship when he was a child. On Tuesday, it will be restored.
Lawyers for Kavanaugh accuser say she accepts Senate committee's request to testify
Health care Q+A with Minnesota Senate candidates Smith, Housley
Moderators, Wardlow bring Ellison's abuse allegations to center stage during debate
crime and courts
Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
Back to the drawing board: Columnist Swift rediscovers love for art after career in writing
Grand Forks symphony celebrates 110th anniversary
Cirque du Soleil in REA will combine acrobatics and skating
3 more longtime staffers fired from 'Prairie Home' successor show
North Dakota rabbi will travel state for Sukkot
Two hours after meeting him, Central Minnesota woman offers man her kidney
Should perennials be cut back in fall? It depends.
Berries of invasive species toxic to humans, how to cut back lilacs and more
Ann Bailey: Moments made to celebrate
Woods on brink of breaking title drought at Tour Championship
UND FOOTBALL: Idaho State stuns No. 22 UND 25-21 in Potato Bowl
No. 1-ranked Bison, Cox glide to victory against Delaware
Saturday's local clipboard
Fargo Davies speeds past Knights, 58-21
Clara "Clare" Metzger
James Alley Power
Jay R. Bruce
Bull elk photographed Thursday near Ardoch, N.D.
Sixth-graders in Warroad, Minn., learn traditional wild rice gathering techniques
Wolf supporters seek recovery plan for predators
OUTDOORS REPORT: Fall fishing patterns are beginning to emerge; autumn colors are becoming more apparent
Teach a kid to hunt small game during Minnesota's Take a Kid Hunting Weekend
Commentary: Sandy's Donuts manager serves pastries with a side of sunshine
Letter: Schafer didn't notice traits of 'One UND'
Letter: It's election season: Time to be smart
Tammy Oltz: Investigation on Kavanaugh is warranted
Our view: Region needs to push drones in all walks of life
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Department of Health
September 18, 2018
Minnesota businesses confront opioid crisis
ST. PAUL — The opioid crisis has gotten so bad that some employers are struggling to find sober workers. "The drug-testing challenge is...
September 18, 2018 - 8:47pm
September 8, 2018
Medical marijuana law shields manufacturing and dispensary applicants' information
BISMARCK — As a medical marijuana review panel evaluates applications for medical marijuana dispensaries in Bismarck and Fargo, little...
September 8, 2018 - 7:46pm
July 31, 2018
Blue-green algae advisories issued for 10 North Dakota lakes
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Department of Health has expanded its public health advisories for blue-green algae from six to 10 lakes. The advisories...
July 31, 2018 - 4:55pm
July 26, 2018
Lawsuit alleges 'toxic' work culture at Minnesota health department: Fired worker cites bullying, ‘illegal conduct’
ST. PAUL — A former state government employee who claims she was fired after raising concerns about what she said was a "toxic" work environment is taking her case to court. Nancy Omondi, the former division director for the Minnesota Department of Health's Health Regulation...
July 26, 2018 - 6:28pm
June 13, 2018
Davis Refinery permit approved, Meridian faces potential appeals
BISMARCK—An air quality permit has been issued for an oil refinery that has drawn opposition for its proximity to Theodore Roosevelt National Park, the North Dakota Department of Health announced Wednesday, June 13. But Meridian Energy is facing potential appeals or legal challenges...
June 13, 2018 - 6:47pm
May 2, 2018
Income eligibility raised for ND families with children with special medical needs
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Department of Health has announced new income levels for children who receive special health services. Income levels have increased based on changes in the federal poverty levels, according to a news release. Effective Tuesday, a family of four will be...
May 2, 2018 - 10:44am
April 24, 2018
STDs rising in Minnesota
DULUTH -- The number of sexually transmitted diseases increased in Minnesota last year, continuing an unwelcome trend and giving health officials...
April 24, 2018 - 6:18pm
March 2, 2018
Kratom linked to salmonella infections in 27 states
BISMARCK—The North Dakota Department of Health is reporting the state's first case of salmonella infection linked to the consumption of kratom, a botanical substance, which was purchased online. There is a multi-state outbreak of salmonella infections associated with kratom....
March 2, 2018 - 5:37pm
March 1, 2018
N.D. kindergarten vaccination rates increase
BISMARCK—North Dakota kindergarten vaccinations rates continue to rise. The North Dakota Department of Health's 2017-18 kindergarten immunization rates have remained at about 94 percent for all required vaccines, the department reported Thursday, March 1, in a news release....
March 1, 2018 - 5:30pm
Study: Marijuana helping some with pain
DULUTH—Tyesha Nelson isn't down on medical marijuana, even though it didn't help her with her intractable pain. The 31-year Duluth woman "was placing all my bets on the medical marijuana" to relieve the pain from the rheumatoid arthritis with which she had been diagnosed at...
March 1, 2018 - 5:43am
February 15, 2018
Youth vaping spike unsettles health Minn. health officials
DULUTH—The number of Minnesota high school youth vaping e-cigarettes has risen nearly 50 percent in three years, a statistic state health...
February 15, 2018 - 6:58pm
January 24, 2018
State report blames St. Paul nursing home for resident's death
ST. PAUL — When a St. Paul nursing home resident's ventilator tube became detached and sounded an alarm during a worship service at the...
January 24, 2018 - 8:22pm
Minnesota agency investigating complaints against staffers responsible for uncovering elder abuse
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Health is investigating complaints against two employees who are responsible for uncovering misconduct...
January 24, 2018 - 8:18pm
January 12, 2018
Flu hospitalizations spike across N.D.
BISMARCK—North Dakota hospitals are responding to a spike in flu-related visits in recent weeks, mirroring a current nationwide trend and...
January 12, 2018 - 8:00pm
January 3, 2018
Report: Minnesota hospital costs vary statewide for four procedures examined
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans could pay up to eight times more for certain medical procedures depending on the hospital they choose, but it's...
January 3, 2018 - 8:55pm