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As budget talks drag on, Minnesota legislators appear relaxed, headed for special session
Trump's budget proposal slashes spending by $3.6 trillion over 10 years
Bemidji liquor stores to remain closed Sundays
At least 19 dead in blast at Ariana Grande concert in British arena
Minn. woman, 61, faces criminal charges after 30 cats were taken from her home
Cooler weather made for less stress in Scheels Fargo Marathon
Zimmer to take time off from Vikings after 8th eye surgery
Vikings gave Michael Floyd a chance. 'Now it's up to him,' says his mother.
Twins' Hughes to spend time on DL with biceps injury
Adrian Peterson selling Twin Cities 5-bedroom home for $695,000
Walter Frank Wizner, Sr.
Donald "Don" Miller
Dennis Richard Houle
Willard "Willie" Fossand
Phyllis Jean Thunder
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make the last day of school a good day
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Bemidji is ‘Home Sweet Home’ for the birds
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Critical Race Theories: What are they all about?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Who is JFK?
PRIME TIME: Butterflies and beauties at the SAC
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
PATT RALL COLUMN: Spring flowers abound around the arts
BACM announces Summer Recital Series schedule
June First Friday at Gallery North
Summer concert series announced
FISH TALES: Gene Erickson on Cass Lake
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Squirrels are common but still fascinating creatures
FISHING: Gary Newell tournament Saturday
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Best walleye fishing still ahead of us
FISHING: Lake Bemidji lands college fishing national championship
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
Hauser: When Jesus told his disciples they were to be salt, light
Pinke Post: The purpose of trophies in the box
Minding our Elders: Family caregiver needs recognition from siblings
Growing Together: Separating hardy from non-hardy when shopping trees and shrubs
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May 9, 2017
ACA premiums will jump in 2018, early signs show
Early clues suggest that health-insurance prices in Affordable Care Act marketplaces could jump again for the coming year, defying predictions...
May 9, 2017 - 7:51pm
May 4, 2017
Cramer, Peterson on opposing sides of Obamacare repeal vote
GRAND FORKS—Reps. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., and Collin Peterson, D-Minn., were on opposite sides of Thursday's health care vote in the U.S....
May 4, 2017 - 6:27pm
April 10, 2017
Constituents talk Medicare for all at town hall with Congressman Peterson
MOORHEAD, Minn. — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., met with constituents in Moorhead Monday evening, April 10, to come up with a "magical"...
April 10, 2017 - 10:31pm
April 8, 2017
Sanford Health Plan sues government for $9 million
FARGO—Sanford Health Plan is suing the federal government for almost $9 million for what it says is a reneged promise to pay to cushion...
April 8, 2017 - 11:53am
March 14, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Don’t cut Title 1 funding
Right now, if you read national news, you will find out how the republicans are busy taking apart the affordable healthcare bill known as Obamacare...
March 14, 2017 - 7:38am
March 7, 2017
Trump endorses House Republican healthcare plan, obstacles remain
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Tuesday backed a plan by Republican lawmakers to replace the Obamacare healthcare statute that faces obstacles...
March 7, 2017 - 11:58am
March 6, 2017
U.S. House Republicans unveil bill to repeal Obamacare
WASHINGTON - Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives unveiled legislation on Monday to repeal the central tenets of the Obamacare healthcare...
March 6, 2017 - 5:14pm
March 2, 2017
Governors met on Obamacare replacement plan with Pence
WASHINGTON - Ten state governors seeking to avoid millions of dollars in federal healthcare cuts under Republican plans to replace Obamacare...
March 2, 2017 - 5:35pm
January 17, 2017
Minnesota bracing for health care spike urge lawmakers on relief deal
ST. PAUL — Sheri Sexton is fed up with “the arguing between the Democrats and the Republicans” over passing health insurance relief for...
January 17, 2017 - 9:42pm
January 16, 2017
Trump vows 'insurance for everybody' in replacing Obamacare
WASHINGTON - President-elect Donald Trump aims to replace Obamacare with a plan that would envisage "insurance for everybody," he said in an...
January 16, 2017 - 1:31pm
As uncertainty surrounds Affordable Care Act, some hold off on MNsure
ST. PAUL — Fallout from this month’s election may be driving some Minnesotans to refrain from buying health insurance, MNsure leaders said Wednesday. President-elect Donald Trump and the Republican majorities in Congress have promised major changes to the country’s health care...
November 16, 2016 - 6:28pm
October 27, 2016
HEALTH CARE: Ideas on the table: GOP, Dayton both express need for action
BEMIDJI—With premium increases projected to hit Minnesotans who buy insurance on the individual market, officials on Thursday from both sides of the aisle shared their concerns and solutions. A group of legislators and state government candidates met in Bemidji to host a town...
October 27, 2016 - 9:35pm
August 29, 2015
Jim Hightower: Gop whiffs again on health care
In advice to baseball rookies, Hall of Fame star Ted Williams said: “If you don’t think too good, don’t think too much.” This should be taken to heart by bush-league congressional leader John Boehner. The Republican speaker of the House keeps thinking he can knock President...
August 29, 2015 - 11:27pm
February 3, 2015
House votes to repeal and eventually replace Obamacare
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — The U.S. House of Representatives added another notch to its lengthy record of Obamacare repeal votes Tuesday by approving...
February 3, 2015 - 8:05pm
April 9, 2014
Donna Brazile: Health care is working
“I have not had a physical in over 15 years,” Dionne Gilbert, 51, told The Associated Press. “I told myself, ‘You need to do this. Your daughter loves you and needs you.’” Gilbert is what the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is all about. For millions upon millions of uninsured...
April 9, 2014 - 11:34pm