Environmental activists are clinging to a fragile game and fish amendment as their last hope to slow the advance of frac sand mining in Minnesota.
Updated: May 08, 2013, - 10:28 PM
$600 million in donations isn’t the only string attaching Sanford Health to its major benefactor, T. Denny Sanford.
Updated: May 05, 2013, - 07:32 AM
The high-stakes maneuvering over ownership of Fairview Health Services ended abruptly Wednesday, with Sanford Health and the University of Minnesota halting discussions about a merger or acquisition.
Updated: April 10, 2013, - 11:27 PM
Sanford officials pointed to potential savings of up to $60 million, while AG Lori Swanson focused on who would benefit.
Updated: April 08, 2013, - 11:20 AM
The University of Minnesota has suspended discussions with donors linked to the potential merger of the Fairview Health Systems with...
Updated: April 07, 2013, - 10:06 PM
U President Eric Kaler says ties with alum and magnate T. Denny Sanford do not color hospital takeover talks.
Updated: April 07, 2013, - 06:30 AM
As a “tin can sailor” on the USS Walker during World War II, Robert W. “Bob” Johnson of St. Paul...
Updated: March 28, 2013, - 11:02 PM
Attorney General Lori Swanson said she has confirmed that takeover talks have reached an advanced stage between Fairview Health Services and the S.D.-based Sanford Health.
Updated: March 26, 2013, - 11:06 PM
As activists rally at the State Capitol for a moratorium on Minnesota’s emerging frac sand industry, business and labor groups say delays imposed by St. Paul could stifle the creation of hundreds of good jobs.
Updated: March 25, 2013, - 09:03 PM