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'The Wall that Heals': Visitors, veterans pay their respects at Vietnam memorial replica in St. Paul
Study: Republicans see 'misinformation' in media at twice the rate of Democrats
Missing person case under investigation at northwest Minnesota farm
Red Lake Falls baby on life support after found not breathing
Passenger in three-car crash dies south of Mandan
crime and courts
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.
Fox News' Laura Ingraham says immigrant child detention centers are 'essentially summer camps'
XXXTentacion: The nasty, brutish and short life of the chart-topping rapper killed Monday
Priceline declares Grand Forks a top destination for summer travel
Koko, the beloved gorilla that learned to communicate using sign language, has died
Marilyn Hagerty: Summer in full bloom
Pope Francis criticizes Trump's family-separation policy, says 'populism is not the solution'
No-cook sauce? No problem for Arugula Walnut Pesto
Seeking new heights, Suns draft Ayton No. 1 overall
Timberwolves pick Georgia Tech guard
COMMENTARY: Brian Murphy: Twins' snakebit season eroding one battered player at a time
Boston's Porcello knocks Twins' best hitter out of game, cruises from there
Five players the Wild could trade as they tweak a 'not-good-enough' roster
Jennifer Ellen Inslee Higgins
Avis Myra Larsen
Timothy Michael Knutson
Larry M. Newton
David L. Sulerud
Fishing report: Trolling spinners becomes a favored walleye presentation, Catfish are wrapping up spawn on Red River
Big bear adds excitement to morning commute for DNR fisheries manager
Urban habitat initiative to benefit Grand Forks
Bismarck angler catches 7-pound rare European zander on Spiritwood Lake
Garrett Eickman walleyes
Commentary: Governor Burgum says he’d send National Guard troops to the border if asked
Our view: Legacy Fund idea a good plan for ND
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
Commentary: Charging legislative candidate Duane Sand with a crime for making a false statement in a political ad is a travesty
Our View: Upholding all laws important for state's AG
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January 10, 2018
N.D. law limiting damages in malpractice cases ruled unconstitutional
BISMARCK — A judge has found a North Dakota law limiting damages in medical malpractice cases to be unconstitutional. In a case involving...
January 10, 2018 - 2:23pm
May 24, 2017
Minn. doctors disciplined in labor and delivery case
OLIVIA, Minn. — Two Olivia doctors have been disciplined by the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice for mismanaging a labor and delivery...
May 24, 2017 - 11:43am
August 17, 2015
Malpractice suit against Howe settled out of court
Longtime Grand Forks criminal defense attorney Henry Howe and two former clients reached a settlement last week in a malpractice suit leveled against him last year. Elias Angel Camacho Banda and Margarita Maya Morales sued Howe last January in Grand Forks District Court, alleging...
August 17, 2015 - 8:54pm
July 2, 2015
Henry Howe allowed to practice law again, with restrictions
Henry Howe may have his law license back, but with restrictions and a reprimand. The North Dakota Supreme Court reinstated Howe, a longtime...
July 2, 2015 - 8:25pm
May 30, 2011
Multiple allegations against former Duluth, Minn., doctor
Neurosurgeon Stefan Konasiewicz practiced medicine in Duluth for most of the past decade. He became one of the highest-paid physicians at St. Luke's hospital, which praised him for his "outstanding care and skill." He also racked up nine malpractice suits and a sanction from the...
May 30, 2011 - 8:44am
October 23, 2010
Malpractice lawsuit over mom's death by bleeding after childbirth nets $4.6 million award
MINNEAPOLIS The family of a woman who bled to death after delivering her first child was awarded $4.6 million Thursday by a Wright County, Minn., jury in a malpractice and wrongful-death suit brought against the hospital where she gave birth. Claudia Calcagno of Albertville began...
October 23, 2010 - 10:07am
March 27, 2010
Josh Schreiner, Grand Forks, letter: Health reform's taxes will cripple economy
GRAND FORKS -- I truly am in shock at North Dakota Democratic Rep. Earl Pomeroy's vote in favor of the health care reform bill. Let's be clear: This bill is not reform. It will not lower costs, and sections of it are blatantly unconstitutional. This bill is nothing more than an...
March 27, 2010 - 4:45am
December 13, 2009
Malpractice trial gets postponed in case of Gattuso's wife's death
FARGO -- A malpractice lawsuit filed against MeritCare Medical Group by Fargo periodontist Philip Gattuso and his wife before they died is no...
December 13, 2009 - 11:34pm
November 20, 2009
Mary Grealy, Washington, column: Time to hit 'reset' on health care reform
By Mary Grealy WASHINGTON -- How did the drive to enact health reform veer off course? More important, how can it get back on track? Those are the critical questions facing American policymakers today. The most recent Rasmussen poll shows only 45 percent of the public supporting...
November 20, 2009 - 10:00pm
October 11, 2009
Ernest Thorsgard, Thief River Falls, letter: Fear of lawsuits drives up costs
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- I was recently handed an article from a magazine that stated malpractice cases accounted for only a small number of cases that came to trial. But the fact is that we should examine why there is such a fear of lawsuits. A patient presents a doctor with a headache,...
October 11, 2009 - 10:30pm
September 10, 2009
OUR OPINION: 'Olive twig' to the GOP
President Barack Obama made a nod in the direction of bipartisanship Wednesday night. But he made just a nod. He didn't commit, and he certainly didn't say anything like this: "For the unity of our great nation and the success of this hugely important reform, it's vital that a health...
September 10, 2009 - 10:00pm