Weather Forecast

Fairview interim CEO Chuck Mooty talks about Fairview's potential merger with Sanford Health during a public hearing Sunday in St. Paul. (Forum News Service photo by Danielle Killey)

Sanford, Fairview discuss potential merger

Email News Alerts

ST. PAUL – A proposal for Fargo- and Sioux Falls, S.D.-based Sanford Health to take control of Minnesota’s Fairview Health Services faces opposition, but both companies’ officials say they want to continue talks if it could benefit patients.


“We think there’s merit in us exploring it,” Fairview interim CEO Chuck Mooty said.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

Forum News Service
The Forum Communications News Service is the premier news wire service covering the Upper Midwest, stretching from the oilfields of western North Dakota to the plains of South Dakota and to the shores of eastern Minnesota. For more information about the services we offer or to discuss content subscriptions, please contact us.