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


Matt Mooney shoots a basket at the Sanford Pentagon Heritage Court

Final Four star Mooney returns for workouts at Pentagon

Fresh off an NCAA tournament run, Matt Mooney is prepping for NBA tryouts
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Julia Kabance, 108, is believed to be the oldest living member of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation. She lives at Good Samaritan Society-Valley Vista in Wamego, Kansas.

108-year-old WWII vet remains committed to a life of service

Julia Kabance is a healthy Native American vet from Kansas with a lot to say
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Brendan Cook with a cast on his leg after an Achilles rupture.

Achilles rupture: Evolving treatment with Sanford Health

Brendan Cook's recovery from a ruptured Achilles was shortened considerably by an alternative procedure.
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Kelby Krabbenhoft stands at a podium at Sanford Veterans Club.

Sanford Health celebrates Pro Patria Award

Honor recognizes health system's support of employees who serve in the military
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Meet the cancer researcher who’s reducing animal testing

Pilar de la Puente's work has far-reaching uses in the fight against cancer.
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Female Patient And Doctor Have Consultation In Hospital Room

Postpartum mental health: Caring for moms in-house

Clinical psychologist Lea Berentson's own adversity has fueled her work.
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Dr. Julie Blehm (left) and Jon Darling (right) share a moment with Surgeon General Jerome Adams at the Opening Ceremonies in Abu Dhabi.

Sanford trainer assists at Special Olympics World Games

North Dakota Hall of Fame trainer Jon Darling saw Abu Dhabi from the sidelines
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Clinic grand opening points toward future in Rock Rapids

Clinic grand opening in Rock Rapids recognizes bond, with eye toward the future
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Ashley Stevens is grateful for the care she received from Shelly Ward and Abigail Nies at Sanford Health in Bemidji.

I Became a Mom: Ashley Stevens and firstborn Bexley

Mother and newborn daughter got both care and comfort in Bemidji
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Aberdeen Central athletes get boost from Sanford POWER

Sam Herauf guides the POWER strength & conditioning program at high school
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