Move followed staunch criticism from Minnesota AG
FARGO – Sanford Health’s top executive, who recently termed a presence in the Twin Cities an “inevitability,” announced Wednesday that the health system is withdrawing from merger talks with Fairview Health Services.
FARGO – Sanford Health, faced with sharp political opposition from the Minnesota capitol, is suspending merger talks with Twin Cities-based Fairview Health Services.
FARGO – The possible merger of Sanford Health and Fairview Health Services faces an uncertain path forward after a rocky meeting Sunday exploring the union and a competing offer by the University of Minnesota.RELATED CONTENT
Although areas impaired, quality is good overall, officials say
FARGO – The Red River has long had problems with cloudiness, mercury contamination in fish and, in spots, fecal bacteria pollution.
FARGO – The $50 million hospital tower planned for Essentia Health is designed to cope with the trends of increased outpatient treatments and rising inpatient complexity.RELATED CONTENT
Centerpiece of plan is new $50M hospital wing
FARGO – Essentia Health is embarking on an $80 million construction initiative highlighted by a new wing on its hospital.
FARGO – Children visiting the West Acres Shopping Center soon will have a new indoor “healthy play” area with opportunities to climb, slide and explore tunnels.
FARGO – A bill intended to strengthen the opinion of a worker’s treating doctor in evaluating a workers’ compensation claim has been amended in a way that could require a hearing officer to discard the treating doctor’s opinion.
Chips allow tracking via radio signals
FARGO – Imagine pieces of paper that could broadcast their whereabouts. A team of researchers at North Dakota State University uses microchips to enable pieces of paper to be tracked.
FARGO – North Dakota will be in for what’s widely regarded as an uphill fight in its three-pronged legal challenge to the landmark 1973 abortion rights decision, Roe v. Wade.
The Concordia men’s basketball team is making a serious push for the playoffs. Only a year removed from a 4-21 season, the Cobbers have clawed their way into the top tier of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.
After years of heated debate and legal wrangling, the University of North Dakota’s Fighting Sioux nickname issue finally received an expiration date in 2007.
In the 1960s, Moorhead State wrestling coach Bill Garland made his team king of the campus. Hundreds of fans packed into the fieldhouse to watch the NAIA Dragons take on the NCAA Division I elite.
The rumor floating around Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference schools is that new members Minnesota-Duluth, Minnesota State-Mankato, Augustana and St. Cloud State have already started lobbying for increased scholarship limits.
Concordia volleyball coach Tim Mosser expected to be ranked as low as fourth in the preseason Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference coaches poll this season.
Legendary Concordia coach Jim Christopherson became the first player or coach from Concordia to be elected into the National Football Foundation’s College Football Hall of Fame earlier this month.
Buffalo High School boys basketball coach and former Concordia guard Nick Guida doesn’t meddle in his players’ collegiate courtship. But he’s not above making a suggestion.
Concordia senior Jordy Kamerling is proof that sports can be more than just recreation.
It might have been the worst day in Duane Siverson’s recreational life.
As expected, the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference voted to accept Augustana, St. Cloud State, Minnesota State Mankato and Minnesota-Duluth this week.