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Trump's declaration of national emergency hit with first lawsuits
Neche, N.D., man arrested for DUI after crash on I-29
VA official who exploited veterans in fraud scam gets 11 years
Minnesota man charged with murder for selling $10 worth of drugs that wound up killing 21-year-old
crime and courts
The pain of Frida Kahlo
TV show delves into Kensington Runestone
Q&A: Big screen still attracts crowd in digital age
Plain Talk Podcast: Congressman Armstrong takes listener questions, state House passes bill to eliminate income taxes
Museum exhibit highlights the life of a North Dakota-born innovator
Family of fighters: High school senior and three family members all diagnosed with cancer in four-week period
Growing Together: Take your mind off winter by preparing for spring gardening
Eatbeat: Mexican fare and grinders at Red Pepper East
Sign on the dotted line: Why millennials are writing contracts for their relationships
Bursack: Older adults might benefit when doctors eliminate some drugs
COLLEGE HOCKEY ROUNDUP: Beavers get 5-point weekend, move in to 4th in WCHA
SATURDAY'S LOCAL SCOREBOARD
Bemidji State shuts out NMU, moves into tie for 4th in WCHA
Hawks seal the deal in downing Oral Roberts in Summit League men's basketball
Adam Scheel goes down with an injury in UND’s loss to Western Michigan
Jeffery Lee Ewing
Constance M. Lowe
Ingibjorg (Ima) Dinusson
Gordon Foster Robinson
Outdoors report: Snow benefits skiing and snowmobiling, but it's beginning to cause access problems on some lakes
Wildlife weathering the winter OK -- so far
WATCH: Minnesota angler pulls 120-pound sturgeon through ice
'Duck Dynasty' cast members visit the frozen north
Mike Jacobs featured on 'BirdCallsRadio' podcast
Commentary: Warming to the idea of a basic income
Letter: Standing with Robbins, no matter the news
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Letter: Skip Rodriguez appeals, give him life sentence
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Hadley Jo Tabery
December 29, 2018
Number of hospice patients in Minnesota increases as doctors accept such alternative care
ST. PAUL -- Bert McKasy has not reached the end, but he can see it from here. He is dying of colon cancer and has only a few more months to live....
December 29, 2018 - 9:26pm
November 11, 2018
Happy Holidays? Hospice offers classes to get through grief during a happy time of year
FARGO — The holidays are a time of joy and laughter, sparkle and glitter, giving thanks, sharing and gift-giving. However, for people who are...
November 11, 2018 - 8:30am
Even as death prevails, hospice work is uplifting
CLEVELAND - It is 7:30 on a summer morning in a room overlooking the slate-gray, lapping waters of Lake Erie. Ten or so people, some just arriving...
September 11, 2018 - 6:30am
Caregivers benefit from hospice education ahead of need
Dear Carol: My dad is in a good assisted living facility (ALF). He's 96, and other than congestive heart failure, he's in fair health for his...
August 11, 2018 - 6:45am
July 27, 2017
Charlie Gard to be moved to hospice to die, British judge rules
LONDON - Charlie Gard will spend his final hours in a hospice before a ventilator that keeps him alive is turned off, a judge ruled on Thursday,...
July 27, 2017 - 11:58am
April 12, 2017
Hospice event to focus on end-of-life issues
Hospice of the Red River Valley will host a film screening and discussion about end-of-life care from 4 to 6 p.m. April 27 at Calvary Lutheran Church in Grand Forks. The event will include screening of the Emmy-nominated documentary film, "Being Mortal," followed by a conversation...
April 12, 2017 - 10:17am
November 16, 2015
Hospice to host workshop on handling grief during holidays
A free educational workshop for adults who have recently experienced the death of a loved one will be held 1:30 to 3 p.m., Thursday at Sacred...
November 16, 2015 - 6:00am
April 5, 2015
Florida man dies peacefully thanks to St. Luke's 11th Hour hospice program
DULUTH, Minn. -- Mayo is the only incorporated town in all of Florida's Lafayette County -- one of the least-populated and poorest places in...
April 5, 2015 - 1:00am
July 28, 2012
Derek Martin and Robyn Ullrich, Fargo, letter: Help hospices get the HELP law they need
FARGO -- As employees of Hospice of the Red River Valley, we were privileged to be part of a hospice advocacy campaign that took place in Washington in June. As part of this campaign, hospice representatives from around the country joined to discuss and advocate for the hospice benefit...
July 28, 2012 - 7:45pm
April 16, 2012
Deb Kluck, Fargo, letter: Hospice volunteers render exceptional service
FARGO -- April 15-21 is National Volunteer Week. Hospice of the Red River Valley would like to express its thanks to those who so generously give their time, energy and spirit. Reflecting on the selfless acts and attitudes I witness each day at Hospice of the Red River Valley, I...
April 16, 2012 - 12:05am
April 5, 2012
Hospice sets care webinar series
Hospice of the Red River Valley is offering a Confidence in Care spring webinar series on end-of-life topics. Registration is required for each webinar. - Memory loss and end-of-life care will be 7 to 8 p.m. May 7. Gretchen Dobervich, LSW, with the Alzheimer's Association of Minnesota...
April 5, 2012 - 8:03pm
December 2, 2011
It's all about living: Altru Hospice celebrates 30th year of providing end-of-life care
"We come into this world surrounded by love; we should leave the same way." Sue Fisk read that somewhere and it's stayed with her.
December 2, 2011 - 2:47pm
May 22, 2011
Mark Ellingson, Northwood, N.D., letter: Killebrew helped hospice, then hospice helped him
NORTHWOOD, N.D. -- Even if you didn't like baseball, you would have liked Harmon Killebrew. His name sounds intimidating, and when it came to opposing pitchers, Harmon's presence in the batter's box was scary. But as a person, he was courteous and honorable, always finding time to...
May 22, 2011 - 12:05am
January 8, 2011
Susan Fuglie, Fargo, letter: Events show need for advance care planning
The Obama administration, reversing course, will revise a Medicare regulation to delete references to end-of-life planning as part of the annual physical examinations covered under the new health care law. -- The New York Times, Jan. 5 FARGO -- I'm not writing this letter to make...
January 8, 2011 - 12:05am
January 4, 2011
A get-together for Ali Borgen
Ali is coming home, and she wants a party. It's not to say goodbye, though it appears that day may soon be here. Spunky as ever, Ali wants...
January 4, 2011 - 9:58pm