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Ohio police officer fired for abuse of power after pulling over daughter's boyfriend
Leonard Peltier's family still hopeful for clemency; policymakers disagree
Woman threatens to call police on 8-year-old selling water for a trip to Disneyland
Laura Ingalls Wilder's name stripped from children's book award over 'Little House' depictions of Native Americans
'They're lucky we aren't executing them': National Guardsman faces punishment for Facebook post on migrants
crime and courts
Roseanne Barr breaks down sobbing in newly released interview after racist tweet: 'I've lost everything'
Gilby, N.D., native Molly Dickson pursues dream as celebrity stylist
ABC orders spin-off of 'Roseanne' without Roseanne Barr
Can Hugh Hefner's 26-year-old son convince his generation that Playboy is sexy?
Jerry Springer changed TV forever. After 27 seasons, his daytime talk circus may be over.
Eatbeat: Pulled pork tender and tasty at Snow Sled
The best way to grill a burger keeps it off the grate
Instagrammers love this self-taught florist. Now the industry is finally catching on.
Dill-licious or no big dill? Testing pickle desserts, 2018's hottest food trend
Response to Mother's Day column was overwhelming
Sunday's local scoreboard
Unforgiving final line change: Former Minot NHL linesman Nelson living with post-concussion syndrome
Lynx roll past Aces
Bluff propels Martin Truex Jr. to victory at Sonoma
Watson soars for third Travelers' triumph
Michael "Mike" Lee Bridges
Sonja M. Bock
Roland "Rolly" E. Hartmann
Yvonne (Ophaug) Taylor
Results from winter creel survey shed light on Lake of the Woods ice fishing pressure and harvest
Even under bluebird skies, 'Bro' finds the walleyes
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Refuge programs, Archery in the Park and Norris Camp butterfly survey among events on tap
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Bismarck man catches rare European zander -- a walleye relative -- on Spiritwood
Never mind the weeds
Commentary: Heidi Heitkamp's hypocritical hate machine
Cramer Responds to the Opioid Crisis
Thank you, Congressman Peterson
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Department of Health
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
December 4, 2017
North Dakota health facilities dealing with shortage of IV medicine supply
DICKINSON, N.D. — Hurricane Maria, which devastated Puerto Rico earlier this year, has disrupted work in the country's factories that make...
December 4, 2017 - 10:51pm
November 19, 2017
Oilfield waste facility proposed for McKenzie County in western ND
BISMARCK — Officials in McKenzie County say they want to better understand the risks of a proposed oilfield waste facility that would involve...
November 19, 2017 - 5:50pm
November 3, 2017
'We've had staff assaulted': Essentia responds to criticism from officials after barring involuntary mental health patients at Minn. hospital
BRAINERD, Minn.—Essentia Health's decision to only allow voluntary patients in its behavioral health inpatient unit at St. Joseph's Medical...
November 3, 2017 - 6:02pm
September 22, 2017
Grand Forks neighbors concerned for woman ordered to clean up her home
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—A Grand Forks woman was ordered to clean up her home by the Board of Health. Crews came to a Grand Forks woman’s home on...
September 22, 2017 - 10:00am