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Turn up the Positive Volume
Notice how the negative screams at you, yet the positive only whispers? There is a simple, daily way to recognize your own gratitude and increase your focus on positivity, which is proven to improve ...
6/1/18 at 10:21 AM
Supporting Rural Communities 4/3/18 at 2:21 PM
BCBSND’s Adolescent HPV Vaccination Rates Rank No. 2 in the Nation 2/14/18 at 3:05 PM UND NEWS
UND SMHS Residents Practice Telepsychiatry to Reach Western North Dakotans
Robert Olson is connected to western North Dakota. We are determined to reach rural areas, said Olson, a Williston native and geriatric psychiatrist who directs the residency training program in ps...
5/23/18 at 8:21 AM
UND Researchers Help Develop Synthetic Molecule to Fight Multidrug-Resistant Bacteria 3/26/18 at 9:00 AM
UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences Names Laura Block Head Financial Officer 3/8/18 at 2:34 PM STAFF BLOGCAPITOL CHATTER
Dayton Seeks Funds to Keep Suicide Hotline Going
Appropriating nearly $1 million is a life and death matter, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says. The governor on Thursday, April 12, asked lawmakers to quickly find that money so a statewide suicide hotl...
4/13/18 at 8:44 AM
Dayton Resumes Push to Open up MinnesotaCare Coverage 3/2/18 at 11:06 AM
Killer Crisis: Infants Increasingly Born Addicted to Opiates 1/10/18 at 5:37 PM COBBERS OF THE BRAIN
ALS: Bringing Awareness to This Neurodegenerative Disease
Background Information on ALS Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig's disease, is adebilitating disease that can often be difficult to diagnose. ALS can mimic, or appear to be, many of ...
12/4/17 at 12:47 AM
The Science and Reality Behind Concussions 11/13/17 at 6:53 PM
Where Did My Car Keys Go? Alzheimers in a Nutshell 11/7/17 at 3:04 PM EAST METRO WATER - TIPS AND TALES FOR KEEPING WATER CLEAN
Reflecting on 75 Years of Conservation in Washington County
On July 16, 1939, the front page of the St. Paul Sunday Pioneer Press was filled with images of eroding farm fields and crumbling ravines in the St. Croix Valley. War has been declared on erosion that...
8/10/17 at 10:39 AM
Inside a Tiny Fairy Kingdom 8/29/16 at 3:11 PM
Mild Winter – Frozen Septic? 3/1/12 at 11:54 AM FARGO SCHOOL TALK
It’s Tournament Time!
If it's February, that means it's high school "tournament time" for the region. Check out the recent changes to two upcoming Fargotournaments. By Fargo Public Schools Student Activities District Direc...
2/11/17 at 10:05 AM
ND Senate Testimony - Bill 2048 1/26/15 at 8:45 AM
Saving Life a Group Effort – Local Hero Honored 9/25/14 at 4:59 PM STAFF BLOGSAY ANYTHING BLOG
Dalrymple’s Budget Contains Massive Line Item to Implement Foolish Medical Marijuana Measure
In yet another example of how deeply unwise it is to legislate at the ballot box, get a load of this bullet point from page 157 of Governor Jack Dalrymple's executive budget summary (see below) presen...
12/9/16 at 10:45 AM
Audio: Measure 4 Opponent Says Cigarette Tax a Bad Way to Fund Veterans 10/11/16 at 9:05 AM
Sad: Department of Health Employee Resigns After Debate Night Tweets 9/28/16 at 10:07 AM KINDNESS IS CONTAGIOUS
Kindness Gets the Feel-Good Chemicals Flowing
Whatever you look for is what you'll see. Don't believe me? Think about your ex: ex-husband, ex-boyfriend, ex-wife. Since I'm a woman and I'm the one writing this, let's pick on the men for a moment...
Have You Seen? Missouri River Forage
  Fishing has been very good on the Missouri River in recent years and fish appear to be pretty healthy. And that begs the question What are the fish finding to eat? Tom Jensen tells us more in...
A mid-summer look at the SHAC
Got a tour from NDSU athletic director Matt Larsen this afternoon of the construction progress of the Sanford Health Athletic Complex, formerly the Bison Sports Arena. Although the Scheels Arena court...
BBB, Home Health Care Industry Team Up to Offer Tips
Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) and representatives from the home health care industry convened a series of meetings recently designed to study complaints common to that in...
Voluntourism at Lake Agassiz Habitat for Humanity
At Lake Agassiz Habitat for Humanity, we get all sorts of volunteers. But every now and then, people will travel hundreds of miles to the Fargo-Moorhead area to help us build homes in our community....
9/11/13 at 10:42 AM NDSU NEWS
NDSU’s public health program director nominated for U.S. surgeon general
The director of NDSUs Master of Public Health program has been nominated by two Native American organizations to become the next U.S. surgeon general. Donald Warne, associate professor and Mary J. ...
7/15/13 at 9:48 AM
1,000 trained in LIVE REAL Mentor program 12/1/10 at 9:37 AM
NDSU rallies against anti-gay chants 11/3/10 at 9:15 AM THE ATTIC
Duluth hospital photos, 1960s
From the News Tribune files, here are some photos of Duluth hospitals in the 1960s through 1970: Miss Helen Langamo, RN, head nurse of the OB department at St. Luke's hospital, shows a typical labor ...
8/25/11 at 7:00 PM