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Saturday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 22:54 PM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Cambridge-Isanti def. Ellsworth, 25-13, 25-10 Chatfield def. LeRoy-Ostrander, 25-16, 25-16, 26-24 Edgerton def. Benson Minneapolis Roosevelt def. North Lakes Academy, 25-14, 25-14 ...

Sanford donating $350 million toward virtual care center

Sep. 08, 2021 16:10 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota-based Sanford Health said Wednesday it is giving $350 million to a clinical initiative that aims to create a virtual care center to treat people in rural and underserved areas of the Midwest. The center will serve people from...

Progressive 'Squad' members in Minnesota to protest pipeline

Sep. 05, 2021 11:22 AM EDT

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) — Four congressional Democrats who are part of the progressive “Squad” and want President Joe Biden to stop construction of the Enbridge Line 3 oil pipeline traveled to the shores of the Mississippi River to make their plea. Reps. Ilhan Omar of...

Dakotas health system makes COVID-19 vaccinations mandatory

Jul. 22, 2021 17:01 PM EDT

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A dominant health system in the Dakotas that bills itself as one of the largest health organizations in the country said Thursday it is making COVID-19 vaccinations mandatory for all its employees, citing the spread of more contagious variants. ...