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September 2, 2017
Rural Minnesota struggles when competing for doctors
September 2, 2017 - 6:55am
The Bigfork Valley health care complex includes a clinic, hospital, nursing home, adult day care, senior citizen apartments and other faciliies. Submitted photo.
Rural health: Two small Minnesota hospitals learn how to survive
September 2, 2017 - 3:30am
August 8, 2017
ynn Graham sits on his porch in Redwater, Texas, after returning from an appointment at the closest U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs medical center, which is 85 miles from his home. The VA is testing new programs to ensure that veterans in rural areas get health care. (Jen Fifield /Statelie)
For rural veterans, new approaches to health care
August 8, 2017 - 3:52pm
July 18, 2016
U.S. Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota listens to health experts give suggestions Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, about how to improve rural health care. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Sen. Al Franken pushes bills to help rural health
July 18, 2016 - 4:56pm
April 14, 2009
Commentary -- Rural elderly and health
April 14, 2009 - 4:44pm
March 17, 2009
Rural lawmakers defeat school sharing, for now
March 17, 2009 - 10:00am
March 16, 2009
Dr. Stephen Olsen, right, listens to Mary Benson's breathing during her recent visit to the ACMC clinic in Atwater. The satellite clinic is scheduled to close May 1, following Olsen's retirement. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Atwater clinic to close
March 16, 2009 - 9:22pm
As interest in small wind grows, so does resistance
March 16, 2009 - 10:30am
February 22, 2009
Dr. Mary Wakefield, director of the Center for Rural Health at UND, was named by President Obama today to be the administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration.    photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Obama picks UND official for key health care job
February 22, 2009 - 1:00am
December 31, 2008
There is demand for improved broadband Internet service in rural counties, including those with a high percentage of elderly residents, Pam Lehmann of Lac Qui Parle County Economic Development Authority said Monday. Lehmann took part in a discussion on broadband Internet service led by U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, pictured at left. Photo by Scott Wente, St. Paul Capitol Bureau.
Internet upgrade vital for rural Minnesota, which lags behind
December 31, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Franken highlights rural plans
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
April 23, 2008
Vets tell House Speaker rural medical services must improve
April 23, 2008 - 12:00am
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