Recent Stories


Volunteer Jorja Boller

Young volunteer paints nails, brings pony to see residents

Jorja Boller, 12, has helped at Good Samaritan Society since she was 5 years old
Matt Holsen 5 min read
An Active Generations volunteer in a face mask reaches into a soft-sided cooler in an industrial kitchen. Carts full of bagged food are nearby.

Active Generations volunteers drop off food, lift spirits

Sanford Health and Society encourage employees to give time to community groups
Matt Holsen 7 min read
Sanford Orthopedics new facility

Sanford Fargo unveils Orthopedics & Sports Medicine facility

Combined facility brings multiple locations together under one roof
Jason Anschutz 4 min read

Sanford to require COVID-19 vaccine for employees

CEO: For our people, patients, residents and communities, "this is the right thing to do"
Courtney Collen 5 min read
An empty gym at Good Samaritan Society with shiny wood floors, tile ceiling and all types of equipment spread out and ready for use.

Unique therapy and rehabilitation center reopens at Society

Residents, patients can use space to regain confidence in everyday activities
Matt Holsen 4 min read
Grid of four head shots, three women and one man who joined the Good Samaritan Society Board

Good Samaritan Society elects three new board members

Scott Petersen, former CEO of LodgeNet, to serve as chair
Tess Hedrick 5 min read
Roger Maris All-Star Week baseball clinic

Roger Maris All-Star Week expands its namesake’s legacy

Sanford Fargo adds community events, patient services with Maris family
Jason Anschutz 8 min read
Computer-generated illustrtion of softball field from just behind the pitcher with grandstand full of fans and Dickinson State University and Dickinson Public Schools logos behind home plate.

Dickinson State University unveils Sanford Sports Complex

All-weather soccer & softball facility will host DSU, high school & youth teams
Erin Johnson 4 min read
Nurses talking at station

Society nurse nabs honor for leadership during pandemic

Brittany Brees, RN, named National Ever Forward Leadership Champion
Matt Holsen 9 min read
stroke certification: doctors looking at Air Med Photos

Sanford Fargo earns highest level of stroke certification

Medical center is the only advanced comprehensive stroke center in ND, northwest MN
Christen Rennich 3 min read