Sanford Medical Center plans a new hospital in 2016 but could not wait that long to expand its emergency room. The emergency room was built to accommodate 25,000 patients a year but served 57,000 last year. Meanwhile, Essentia Health says it's bursting at the seams and an ER expansion is in the works.
Former archbishop no longer allowed to say mass in Twin Cities
John Nienstedt resigned in disgrace from the archdiocese in 2015