Mick Garry

Meet Mick

Mick Garry is a marketing content writer for Sanford Health. He has 30 years of experience working as a sportswriter in Minnesota and South Dakota with more than 28 of those years working at the Sioux Falls Argus Leader. He serves on the board of the Howard Wood Dakota Relays and the South Dakota Sports Hall of Fame. You can follow him at @mickgarry or reach him at (605) 312-4337 / michael.garry@sanfordhealth.org.

Latest Posts


Skyforce player Bubu Palo works out on a shuttle machine at Sanford POWER as strength and conditioning coach Hunter Glascock looks on.

Pro basketball offseason relies on Sanford trainers

Sanford POWER, Sanford Orthopedics & Sports Medicine prepare for tipoff
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Adam Thielen scores a touchdown for the Minnesota Vikings with a Philadelphia Eagles player right behind him.

NFL Sanford Health athletes gather in Minneapolis

3 Vikings, 3 Eagles wear opposing uniforms but come together for community
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Woman purchasing supplements at clinic with flexible spending account money.

Flexible spending accounts: Ways to use that money

Average worker has $172 in flex dollars left at end of year
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Pediatrician checking tonsils of a little patient in hospital room.

Tonsillectomies: Updated guidelines for surgery and care

Doctors now recommend limiting who gets the surgery and how they manage pain
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Nate Gerry holds a football and smiles waihle talking to kids at a football camp.

Sanford NFL players have varied backgrounds, common goals

Vikings vs Eagles game will put six Sanford players on same field at same time
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Avery Hill, 4, wears a personalized golf bib while walking on the green at the Sanford International golf tournament. She represents Children's Miracle Network, one of the charities benefiting from the golf tournament's community impact efforts.

Sanford International makes an impact on community

Pro golf tournament provides economic and charitable benefits
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Rocco Mediate celebrates in a black cap and rose-decorated shoes at the Sanford International at Minnehaha Country Club

Rocco Mediate wins Sanford International by two shots

PGA Tour champion came on strong with a pair of birdies over the last two holes
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First responders cover it all at Sanford International

Dehydration, twisted ankles, bee stings all part of health care at golf course
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Triplett, Duke share Sanford International lead

Minnehaha proves to be a tricky golf course for the second straight day
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Triplett first-round leader at Sanford International

Battling the gusty winds was a top priority on Friday
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John Daly and Sanford Health executives at Minnehaha Country Club

Pro-am experience brings the greats closer to home

Local golfers share what it's like to play alongside touring pros
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A pro golfer practices his swing while caddies and others watch on the course at Minnehaha Country Club.

Pros at Sanford International have to work at it

Learn what pro golfers do in the days before a tournament
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Bernhard Langer smiles and holds his arms out to show off his sweaty shirt.

Langer finds answers with Sanford Health

Sanford Sports Science Institute evaluates pro golfer's swing, overall fitness
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A volunteer wearing a cap and a blue "volunteer" lanyard leans over a golf cart loaded with golf clubs.

Volunteers keep Sanford International rolling

It takes a village to put on the golf tournament Sept. 16-22
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A mugshot of Ann Safo.

Doctors work to dispel vaccine myths

Vaccines protect both you and your community, Sanford Health doctors say
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