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LRH part of medical marijuana process: 2 physicians will qualify patients to receive cannabis

Two Lake Region Healthcare physicians in Fergus Falls will soon be able to certify that patients have a condition that makes them eligible to receive ... Read more | Add your comment

A decision in sight? Kirkbride vote scheduled for July 20

A vote on the long awaiting deal that could seal a eight-figure redevelopment of the former insane asylum could take place in little over a ... Read more | Add your comment

Fergus hospital partners with U of M: Lake Region Healthcare is part of pilot study

The University of Minnesota School of Nursing and Lake Region Healthcare are now partnering in an effort to provide education and care for peripheral artery ... Read more | Add your comment

First of two permits gets OK for oil pipeline

The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on June 5 granted one of two necessary permits to Enbridge for its proposed Sandpiper pipeline, a project that has ... Read more | Add your comment

Funding for Little McDonald pipeline near approval

Relief may soon be one step closer for homeowners on several beleaguered Otter Tail County lakes, which have had excessively high water levels the past ... Read more | Add your comment