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Farenthold won't seek re-election amid allegations of sexual harassment
McCain, battling brain cancer, in Walter Reed from effects of treatment
Doubting the intelligence, Trump pursues Putin and leaves a Russian threat unchecked
Employers, health providers focus on health maintenance to cut treatment costs
'This was a difficult day,' immigration judge says as he rules to deport Minnesota man
Minnesota Duluth extends athletic director's contract
Minnesota Duluth's Perunovich fighting for spot on junior national hockey team
Rudolph sidelined with ankle injury; Vikings hurting for tight ends
BSU softball to host skills camps
WOMEN’S HOCKEY: BSU hopes to put a ribbon on first half
Edwin Lawrence Johnson
Scott Trevor Petersen
Lois L. (Petrie) Cline
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Ice conditions changing quickly on most area lakes
Wine options for your holiday meal
Holidays without late daughter are still hard
BSO celebrates the season
The Force is strong with 'The Last Jedi,' critics say
Dancing into Tradition: First City Dance Studio celebrates a decade of The Nutcracker
Around the Arts, December 10
Netflix confirms 'House of Cards' will return, and will have new star
Rehabbed Grand Forks peregrine lands permanent home in Winnipeg
‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
BRAD DOKKEN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
Antlerless harvest boosts NE Minnesota deer registrations
Vehicle venison: A roadkill philosophy
Delbert & Linda Olson
Tom & Linda Peterson
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Snowshoeing is for everyone
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Automatic spending cuts are real under PAYGO Act
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: When is the time right for Americans to resist?
Wine options for your holiday meal
Commentary: Moore rode to the polls as a cowboy after spending an entire campaign in costume
April 16, 2014
Tina Dupuy: The grim repo: Medi-Cal Estate Recovery Act
It was 2007 and we were all gathered around the kitchen table. It was my husband; his parents, Frank and Rachel (not their real names); and me spending a Sunday afternoon catching up. Everyone, it seemed at that time, had just bought a house. Their modest three-bedroom tract home,...
April 16, 2014 - 12:09am
April 3, 2014
GOP congressman grills MNsure leader
WASHINGTON — An Arizona congressman went on the offensive against Minnesota’s health insurance exchange during a U.S. House hearing Thursday in Washington. Republican U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar shot his first question to MNsure interim CEO Scott Leitz, asking why the state would pay...
April 3, 2014 - 11:44pm
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
February 14, 2014
MNsure deadline is Saturday
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans who want health coverage to begin March 1 have until Saturday to sign up through the MNsure online insurance purchasing site.
February 14, 2014 - 8:14am
U of M advanced nurses program receives $10 million
Lorna Benson MPR News 91.3 FM WAYZATA — A Twin Cities foundation will invest $10 million in a University of Minnesota program that develops...
January 14, 2014 - 11:19pm
December 27, 2013
Dayton: MNsure getting better, challenges remain
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton says he believes progress has been made on fixing problems with Minnesota's health insurance marketplace but knows challenges remain. Dayton said in an interview Friday with The Associated Press that he's keeping tabs on MNsure nine days...
December 27, 2013 - 1:06pm
December 20, 2013
MNsure extends sign-up deadline to Dec. 31
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans buying insurance online through the state's new Web site have more time to purchase health insurance. New MNsure Chief Executive Officer Scott Leitz said today that the new deadline will be Dec. 31, which will give insurance buyers a chance...
December 20, 2013 - 12:29pm
December 19, 2013
Dayton: I'm ultimately responsible if MNsure fails
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton isn't saying if he asked for the resignation of Minnesota's health insurance exchange's director, but says he's ultimately responsible for the success or failure of the venture. Dayton was asked several times at a news conference Thursday...
December 19, 2013 - 12:47pm
December 18, 2013
MNsure promises improvement and looks into extending deadline
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's health insurance marketplace leaders are looking into extending a Monday deadline for buying policies. And...
December 18, 2013 - 2:31pm
December 16, 2013
Web woes near deadline are latest MNsure problem
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans who want new health insurance on Jan. 1 have a week to buy policies through the state-run MNsure program, but problems...
December 16, 2013 - 8:07pm
December 11, 2013
MNsure call center wait times hit 60 minutes
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The call center for Minnesota's health insurance exchange is struggling to handle a crush of questions from people who are trying to get coverage in place in time for 2013. The St. Paul Pioneer Press reports that callers to the MNsure help line were told...
December 11, 2013 - 9:25am
November 18, 2013
Dayton switches on health plans
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton changed his mind Monday about whether Minnesotans should be able to keep their existing health insurance plans. Last week, Dayton praised fellow Democratic President Barack Obama for his effort to allow Americans to keep their current policies,...
November 18, 2013 - 8:17pm
November 14, 2013
Obamacare: Obama says he will allow old plans
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Scrambling to fix flaws in his signature healthcare law, President Barack Obama on Thursday announced a plan...
November 14, 2013 - 11:30am
Survey finds many happy with their health care
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A new statewide survey gives Minnesota consumers new tools to shop for health care.
August 14, 2013 - 11:13am
August 5, 2013
Franken touts health rebates for 9,000 Minnesotans
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — More than 9,000 Minnesotans are line for health insurance rebate checks being sent out as part of the nation's new health care law.
August 5, 2013 - 9:14am