Bemidji Nurses Set Date For Picket

Northland's NewsCenter, August 5, 2011 Bemidji - Frustrated by Sanford Bemidji Hospital’s refusal to meet in a timely fashion and fearing for the safety of their patients and each other, nurses delivered a formal 10-day informational picketing notice Friday to hospital officials. The picketing is scheduled to occur outside the hospital from 3-5 PM on August 17, during the midst of what Sanford officials are touting as “Gala Week,” a six-day celebration of the corporation’s “plans to raise the bar for fiscal year 2012 and beyond,” according to its website. ... Bemidji