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.
How sleeping in a vehicle led to 4-hour standoff that closed Hwy. 100
A 48-year-old man from St. Paul was taken into custody.