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June 9, 2017
Health care plan is a sham
June 9, 2017 - 4:00pm
Sue Quist, Hospice of Douglas County supervisor, accepts the Hospice Honors Award from Kevin Porter, CEO of Deyta Analytics, a division of HEALTHCAREfirst, at a ceremony in Washington D.C. (Contributed)
Hospice of Douglas County named Hospice Honors recipient
June 9, 2017 - 11:00am
May 19, 2017
Lakeland Mental Health will build on the south side of 34th Avenue East in Alexandria, across the street from the Legacy apartments. (Contributed)
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
May 19, 2017 - 9:46am
April 13, 2017
Emily Piper, commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Human Services, discusses mental health care at the Community Behavioral Health Hospital in Baxter April 11 as Adam Rees, Essentia Health Central Region president, looks on. Zach Kayser/ Forum News Serviceplay button
Mental health beds at risk in budget plan
April 13, 2017 - 5:04pm
April 5, 2017
"It's always difficult to recruit based on their impressions of what it's like living beyond the Twin Cities or big cities," said Rep. Bud Nornes, R-Fergus Falls, seen here in this file photo. "So, we need to do all we can to have those folks that are ready and willing to come out where they'll find that living is great." Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota House, governor support $14 million to train rural doctors
April 5, 2017 - 4:24pm
March 17, 2017
Rep. Jennifer Schultz
MNsure backers make their case
March 17, 2017 - 7:17pm
Written Gift can help create health care directive
March 17, 2017 - 8:00am
February 20, 2017
Knute Nelson building in Park Rapids
February 20, 2017 - 8:21am
February 3, 2017
Alexandria Clinic recognized for quality laboratory services
February 3, 2017 - 1:00pm
Carly Erickson
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine opens in Alexandria area
February 3, 2017 - 1:00pm
January 23, 2017
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton collapses while giving his annual State of the State Address in the House Chambers of the State Capitol in St. Paul, Monday, January 23, 2017. (St. Paul Pioneer Press: Scott Takushi)play button
Dayton collapses, then walks with aid after State of the State speech
January 23, 2017 - 9:49pm
January 13, 2017
Mknnesota state Sens. Michele Benson of Ham Lake and Tony Lourey of Kerrick discuss a  health insurance bill in the Senate on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Senators pass health insurance aid bill as debate focuses in rural Minnesota
January 13, 2017 - 9:18am
January 6, 2017
Blood shortage at 'crisis level'
January 6, 2017 - 6:00am
January 4, 2017
A need for nurses
January 4, 2017 - 6:39am
Students at Alexandria Area High School prepare to practice personal care skills on each other.  This could include teeth brushing, modified bed bath, and foot care. (Contributed)
Unique high school program helps fill demand for nurses
January 4, 2017 - 6:00am