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November 30, 2016
It’s OT for state’s estate claims fix
DULUTH, Minn. — Final approval for a legislative fix to help Minnesotans with estate claims against them because they were on Medical Assistance has gone into overtime. “I’m not hitting the panic button just yet,” said state Sen. Tony Lourey, DFL-Kerrick, a primary architect...
November 30, 2016 - 9:25pm
November 27, 2016
Former Mitchell man thankful this Thanksgiving for kidney from stepdaughter
SIOUX FALLS, S..D. -- Grabbing the sore spot on his abdomen with every laugh, Duane Wince will not soon forget how his stepdaughter saved his life. Last week, Miranda Irby underwent surgery, donating one of her kidneys to her ailing father. And even though it hurts to laugh, Duane’s...
November 27, 2016 - 8:47pm
November 25, 2016
All it needs is snow: WRHCF sponsors new winter recreation trail planned for Olson Park
WORTHINGTON -- Fans of winter recreation will soon have a new reason to enjoy Worthington. A trail to be utilized for activities such as cross...
November 25, 2016 - 9:14pm
November 16, 2016
Cancer nutritionist to speak at Minnesota West
WORTHINGTON -- A cancer nutrition speaker will give a lecture Nov. 28 at Minnesota West and Technical College about healthy eating and its impact...
November 16, 2016 - 9:28pm
November 4, 2016
Plenty of health insurance policies remain for sale
ST. PAUL -- Individual health insurance policies have been hot sellers this week, but Gov. Mark Dayton says the allotment is nowhere near sold out. Insurance companies are limiting the number of new policies they sell this year to 152,000, and Dayton said on Friday, Nov. 4, that limits...
November 4, 2016 - 8:32pm
October 31, 2016
Primer: What you need to know about MNsure enrollment
ST. PAUL — The first day of Minnesota's open enrollment period for the individual health care market is Tuesday, Nov. 1. It's a very unusual time, with the market in crisis. Even people accustomed to buying individual health insurance in recent years will find plenty of differences...
October 31, 2016 - 9:02pm
Dayton, leaders plan meeting to talk about soaring health insurance
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative leaders are discussing how they can deal with soaring health insurance premiums. Dayton spokesman Sam Fettig said the governor plans to meet Tuesday morning, Nov. 1, with House Speaker Kurt Daudt, R-Crown. The governor's met with...
October 31, 2016 - 9:01pm
October 28, 2016
A firm Foundation: Meet the WRHCF Board of Directors
WORTHINGTON -- As the Worthington Regional Health Care Foundation Inc. (WRHCF) marks a milestone -- three years of making matching grants to...
October 28, 2016 - 9:43pm
Clients join union care workers seeking higher pay, better training
ST. PAUL -- Unionized home care attendants want the state to increase their base pay to $15 an hour and fund for more training, even as some of their colleague seek to disband the union. Contract talks with the state begin Friday, Sept. 30. Workers and their clients told reporters...
September 28, 2016 - 8:59pm
September 23, 2016
Tips for staying healthy during cold and flu season
WORTHINGTON – Registered nurse Wendy Donkersloot, the on-site health professional at Prairie Elementary, knows that keeping a student population of over 1,200 students healthy is no small task. Here is a short list of imperatives Donkersloot urges families to follow to maintain...
September 23, 2016 - 11:00pm
Local kids get shot in the arm for influenza protection
WORTHINGTON -- It doesn’t take long to administer a flu shot -- really, it’s a vaccination against influenza -- but the few moments needed...
September 23, 2016 - 9:44pm
September 17, 2016
Cleared for Life; PAD treatments keep Lehman involved with work, golf, family
MOUNTAIN LAKE -- Whether it’s tee times with his favorite golf buddies, trips to visit the grandkids with his wife Carol or outings with his...
September 17, 2016 - 3:41am
September 15, 2016
Woman has grand mal seizure, family dog sounds alarm
MAPLE, Wis.. -- Melinda Crozier was curling her hair over the Labor Day weekend with the gold-plated curling iron her best friend gave her when the world went black. Her daughter, Lauren, 15, was in the adjacent room of their of Maple home when she heard a thud, followed by the family...
September 15, 2016 - 9:46pm
September 12, 2016
Task force urged: Include moms when addressing mental health issues
DULUTH -- During a day devoted to Minnesota’s mental health needs, a St. Louis County public health nurse had a plea for a 15-member state task force: Don’t forget the moms. “Our providers can offer a safe space for women to go and seek help, rather than feeling shame, or thinking...
September 12, 2016 - 9:34pm
September 5, 2016
Minnesota doctors seek answers to opioid crisis
DULUTH, Minn. -- Saying the abuse of prescription pain pills has reached “epidemic proportions,” the organization that speaks for Minnesota’s doctors is reconvening a task force on the subject. “In spite of things we’ve tried over the past couple of years, we have not seen...
September 5, 2016 - 9:48pm