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Baseball diamond at Sanford Sports Complex at sunset.

A decade at the Sports Complex points toward exciting future

Pentagon and Fieldhouse mark anniversary as Sanford Sports continues to grow community impact
Mick Garry 16 min read
Two Sanford Health workers in surgical masks stand at the front of a flag-draped room, while a Native American advisor touches them with an eagle feather.

Native American community advocate meets people where they are

Building – and in some cases repairing – relationships are key to the health of tribes in northern Minnesota
Mick Garry 12 min read
Corporate man and a health care provider in scrubs meet in the emergency room hallway with surgical masks on.

Sanford Health connects patients to community resources

A new online resource helps fill patient needs where they live
Simon Floss 6 min read
Breast cancer support group women pose under a theater marquee that says "PART OF ME NOW" with show times.

Breast cancer survivor now supports others in community

Krystal Anderson mentors Sanford breast cancer patients, co-chairs support group
Jason Anschutz 5 min read
Medical museum display with headline "NURSING IN TIMES OF UNCERTAINTY." Photos on the wall in the background illustrate the wooden wheelchairs, crutches and iron lung on display.

Medical museum reopens to share history of nursing

Sioux Empire Medical Museum is South Dakota’s first and only medical museum
Vanessa Vondra 3 min read
Pills in prescription bottle

How to dispose of unused prescription drugs safely

Medication ‘take back’ events, year-round options help prevent accidents
Mick Garry 6 min read
Woman in a sweater sits gazing at the river in Chamberlain, South Dakota.

Sanford Health supports safety throughout the heartland

Partnerships between organizations help care for victims of domestic violence and assault
Simon Floss 7 min read
Woman stands with Children's Ambassador outside Scheels sporting goods store with full shopping carts.

2022 Children’s Hospital Ambassador gives back

Sam Matheson uses his shopping spree to buy toys for hospitalized children
Simon Floss 4 min read
Two women serve food into takeaway containers in an apartment complex parking lot.

Ridgeway Initiative helps low-income residents in Bemidji

Sanford Health involved in partnership, providing care closer to home
Jason Anschutz 5 min read
Spectators stand during a ceremony on the 18th green of the Sanford International golf tournament.

What’s new at the Sanford International?

PGA Tour Champions tournament adds Sam Hunt concert, brings back previous winners
Mick Garry 7 min read