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Nursing homes get financial bump as lawmakers OK health care bill
By Danielle Killey Nursing homes and other care facilities will get more state money than they have seen in years. Sen. Tony Lourey, DFL-Kerrick, said the budget plan lawmakers approved last week inc...
5/18/13 at 6:40 PM Legislative notebook: Economic development bill passes 5/16/13 at 10:09 PM
Legislative notebook: Care provider union debate sets Senate record 5/15/13 at 7:59 PM
Change fatigue in health care
The patient was at the hospital for a straightforward same-day surgery but the admission process fell far short of efficient. She was directed hither and yon - first to the registration desk, then to ...
5/9/13 at 3:39 PM Do we need another patient survey? 4/5/13 at 3:10 PM
The most dangerous health occupation 9/7/12 at 5:45 PM
Privilege vs. Rights: an Important Distinction
When I was in grade school, Mr. Dexter, the bus mechanic, gave a speech to us kids about proper bus safety and how if we didn't comply, we wouldn't be allowed the transport. He'd say with authority, "...
1/24/13 at 9:19 AM Adventures in Subbing pt 2: A Man in a Women's World 12/11/12 at 11:05 AM
On Freedom, China, and ObamaCare 7/4/12 at 9:22 AM
A Loss of a True American: A Tribute to Andy Griffith
What is a true American? It is a question that many of us are trying to answer, especially since the End of the Cold War. There we used to be portrayed as a GI Joe figure winning the heart of a young...
7/13/12 at 10:04 AM
Spread a little cheer to the troops
As people gather in schools throughout southwest Minnesota today to honor our veterans of all wars, Id like to ask you to hit the stores afterward and buy some requested supplies for our soldiers serv...
11/10/11 at 8:56 PM
1960: What Do You Want to Be When You Are Grown Up?
When asked what they wanted to be when they grew up in 1960, these adorable little children answered doctor, doctor, nurse, teacher and Campbell's soup man. You may recognize Margaret Rickers as t...
3/17/10 at 6:00 AM