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South Dakota State University player Paiton Burckhard posts up against an opposing team member

SD native Paiton Burckhard excited to make history with SDSU

SDSU women play Friday night in NCAA Division I tournament's Sweet 16
Charlie Schuknecht 6 min read
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Sanford Health adds ratings, reviews to doctor profiles

New provider rating system brings Yelp-style reviews to patients
Kiley Fee 5 min read
2018 NAIA Division II Men's Basketball National Champions posing with the banner a trophy

Sanford Pentagon to host 46 basketball games in 12 days

NSIC and NAIA teams will battle it out for championships in March.
Charlie Schuknecht 4 min read
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Hospice gives elementary principal tender, loving care

Family-friendly event Aug. 7 in Bismarck, N.D., will help those facing the end of life.
Kay Todd 7 min read
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MedSafe Medication Disposal System

A safe, secure, convenient way to dispose of unused medications Sanford Bemidji is fighting back against the dangers of unneeded, unused and expired medications by offering the MedSafe Medication Disposal System. The drop box is available in the Sanford Bemidji 1611 Anne St. Pharmacy. Sanford Health Foundation and the Friends of Sanford Health helped make […]
SHN Staff 4 min read
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Learn more about soul injury and how to overcome it

After its title captured my attention immediately, I recently viewed a webinar entitled, “Soul Injury.” Deborah Grassman, APRN, CEO of Opus Peace, moderated the webinar and described soul injury as: An aching wound perpetuated by loss without mourning and guilt or shame without forgiveness that is often manifested as a sense of emptiness, loss of […]
Terri Bentler, BSN, RN, OCN, CN-BN 4 min read
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Holding on to hope

Health changes may force you to change what you hope for.
Lois Ustanko, RN 9 min read
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Saving Eli

NICU saves the lives of pre-term babies
SHN Staff 4 min read
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Close to Home Care

Health care facilities in rural areas provide fast treatment in critical cases
SHN Staff 6 min read
Dr. Preston Steen

Palliative care: Comfort beyond measure

The medical specialty focuses on symptom management to provide comfort and relief.
SHN Staff 6 min read