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‘Cruise’ on in: Bemidji artists open doors for annual Studio Cruise
Gaining steam: Stillwater theater effort at old Zephyr depot is gaining steam
Suburban Twin Cities home for sale has dark history
Twelfth Annual Lefse Festival set Nov. 2
Roundabout at Jefferson/Division opens
COLLEGE HOCKEY: UND strikes back to blank Gophers 4-0
Astros blank Yanks in Game 7, advance to World Series
Wolanin developing into UND's go-to guy
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Gophers stick with Croft at quarterback
College men's hockey: UMD's Thomas gets best of former Hermantown teammate Kolquist
Eugene "Gene" Frey
Rosella M. Mackey
Lois Ardeen Moe
Pearl Rose (Eldridge) Keenan
Joshua Luke O'Brien
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Sandhill cranes possess power, grace and beauty
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good boat control, taking it slow are keys to fall fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
Tom & Linda Peterson
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bemidji students did something really cool
affordable care act
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
March 31, 2014
'Boozhoo' to the Affordable Care Act: Local scholar Anton Treuer voices Ojibwe spots on health care enrollment
BEMIDJI -- As the signup deadline for the statewide MNsure and federal Affordable Care Act health insurance exchanges loomed Monday, radio listeners might have heard an interesting pitch for enrolling: one delivered almost completely in Ojibwe. For more than six months, a series...
March 31, 2014 - 8:25pm
March 14, 2014
Nat Hentoff: An Obama tax that can silently take your life away
When I first became a reporter in 1945 for a Boston radio station, a veteran journalist commanded me: “Kid, when you’re on a good developing story, stay on it. Keep digging and updating.” But now the majority of the media, from print to digital, increasingly do not follow that...
March 14, 2014 - 12:10am
February 15, 2014
Nicholas Wapshott: Why you should ignore the latest attack on Obamacare
The debate around the Affordable Care Act has been mired in muddle and misinformation from the start. The latest example of deliberate obfuscation by universal healthcare’s opponents comes with publication of the Congressional Budget Office’s latest glimpse into the future, “The...
February 15, 2014 - 11:19pm
November 16, 2013
Steve Holland and Jeff Mason/Reuters: Trying to climb out of health care hole
WASHINGTON— Normally brimming with self-confidence, President Barack Obama showed an emotion on Thursday he rarely shares with Americans: humility. He strode to a White House podium with a jarring admission: He believes he has lost the confidence of the American people and deserves...
November 16, 2013 - 11:38pm
November 9, 2013
Reihan Salam: Obama’s apology (of sorts) for his ‘keep your plan’ promise
Last week, President Barack Obama offered an apology (of sorts) to Americans who believed him when he repeatedly assured the public that anyone who liked their current health insurance plan could keep it under the Affordable Care Act.
November 9, 2013 - 11:14pm
November 6, 2013
Phil Kerpen: How many health plans are ‘substandard?’
Because of a regulation designed to make nearly every plan rapidly lose grandfather status, millions of Americans have received letters informing them their health plans have been canceled.
November 6, 2013 - 11:58pm
October 16, 2013
Amy Goodman: Single-payer prescription for what ails Obamacare
“We apologize for the inconvenience. The Marketplace is currently undergoing regularly scheduled maintenance and will be back up Monday 10/7/3013.” You read it right, 3013. That was the message on the homepage of the New York state health insurance exchange website this past weekend. Yes,...
October 16, 2013 - 11:50pm