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Minnesota Legislature could outlaw fake service animals
Bemidji police pursuit ends with car in river
Murder suspect bludgeoned central Minn. mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Father charged with murder in death of 3-year-old western Minn. boy
Q&A with Howling for Wolves Founder Dr. Maureen Hackett
Twins' LaMarre ends Puerto Rico marathon in 16th
Paul, Rockets cruise past Wolves
The Drill: Landon is a Rogers, so he plays baseball -- naturally
College football: Boneschans, Linder to play for Minnesota West
Golf: Wintry weather keeps pushing back golf season
Minnesota gains 2,900 jobs in March
Michelle Rook joins AgweekTV as anchor
Herberger's, other Bon-Ton Stores, to close
Project Food Forest planned in Luverne
Unnamed California investor buying up SD motels
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Letter: Attend NCHS presentation Sunday at Armory
Column: Don't be afraid to reach out for help
AIMLESSLY NAVIGATING: Relationships, positivity breed happiness
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Males and laundry: know when to fold 'em
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Charles "Cub" Holm
Spring weather - and wetness - are coming: Tips can help homeowners prevent basement flooding, ice dams
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City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
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February 26, 2017
Trump to unveil health care plan details Tuesday
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said on Sunday he will offer details on how he would like to overhaul President Barack Obama's signature...
February 26, 2017 - 9:55pm
January 27, 2017
Walz talks VA care, future in roundtable with veterans
LUVERNE — First District Congressman Tim Walz and a dozen veterans gathered Friday morning in Luverne for a candid conversation about the U.S....
January 27, 2017 - 8:17pm
January 8, 2017
Health insurers won’t cover medical marijuana in North Dakota
FARGO — North Dakota voters overwhelmingly approved the legalization of medical marijuana, and lawmakers are grappling with launching the program. But patients are about to learn that legalization does not mean insurance will cover the cost. Major health insurers in North Dakota...
January 8, 2017 - 8:38pm
December 20, 2015
MNsure still a work in progress
ST. PAUL — The MNsure health exchange has gotten a lot better this year, but it still has a bad case of the Mondays. The first day of the week is the busiest day for MNsure’s call center, which also means it’s the day when callers are likeliest to wait. “Ninety-five percent...
December 20, 2015 - 9:19pm
August 22, 2014
Letter: MNsure - A step forward for rural Minnesotans
By Paul Sobocinski, Land Stewardship Project, Wabasso A few weeks ago I drove to St. Paul to listen in on a MNsure oversight hearing. MNsure staff and board members reported on the real impact of the new program. Legislators from both sides of the aisle asked tough questions about...
August 22, 2014 - 9:41pm
March 31, 2014
Walz covers issues in visit to Worthington
WORTHINGTON — Tim Walz said things are starting to warm a little bit — and the U.S. Representative from Minnesota wasn’t only talking about...
March 31, 2014 - 8:43pm
January 22, 2014
MNsure won’t meet goals, study says; revamp on table
By CHRISTOPHER SNOWBECK, St. Paul Pioneer Press ST. PAUL — While limping along in the short run with its current troubled website, MNsure must quickly pick a strategy for making long-term software fixes and get beyond the recent “crisis mode” that has dominated program...
January 22, 2014 - 9:41pm
December 18, 2013
Column: Much we can do to revamp health care
By MIKE BENSON, Minnesota District 26B State Representative ROCHESTER — For at least until the next election when Americans can speak through the ballot box, most of the debate in Washington will focus on President Obama’s signature legislation, the Affordable Care Act. The...
December 18, 2013 - 2:48pm
December 13, 2013
Open Door Health Center forums set for Tuesday
WORTHINGTON — The Open Door Health Center (ODHC) is inviting the public to participate in a community forum on Tuesday at the Area Learning Center, 117 11th Ave. There will be two time slots available for people to attend — 2 to 3 p.m. and 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. ODHC is based...
December 13, 2013 - 9:21pm
Presentation on Medicare set
WORTHINGTON — A “Welcome to Medicare” presentation will be from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Jan. 22 at the Center for Active Living, Worthington. The presentation will provide information on Medicare A through D. Those in attendance will be able to ask questions as time allows. Attendees...
December 13, 2013 - 9:15pm
December 5, 2013
Letter: In support of the '5 percent campaign'
By District 22A Rep. Joe Schomacker, R-Luverne I’m excited to be an ardent and eager supporter of the grassroots campaign to increase funding for the disability community and older adults, known as “The 5 Percent Campaign.” I was also the chief author for a legislative long-term...
December 5, 2013 - 12:08pm
December 2, 2013
Column: More problems with Obamacare than just website
By MIKE HICKEY, National Federation of Independent Businesses ST. PAUL — Now that Obamacare has taken effect and is rolling out, we are seeing all sorts of significant problems with the new law. This goes way beyond the website problems: n Preliminary analyses of recently...
December 2, 2013 - 1:51pm
November 28, 2013
Letter: Democrats didn't want health care debate
By Leroy Vetsch, Brewster Three years ago, the Senate Democrats voted YES to approve the section of Obamacare that requires individual health insurance policies to be dropped if they didn’t meet the new requirements of the Affordable Care Act. President Obama and the Democrats...
November 28, 2013 - 9:25pm
Letter: On Obamacare, and Afghanistan
By Alan Cohrs, Westbrook There was a good program on CNN recalling when FDR passed the Social Security bill and when Lyndon Johnson passed the Medicare bill. The Republicans were against both bills. Let’s give this Obamacare a fair chance. The way I look at, it just expands...
November 28, 2013 - 9:25pm
November 5, 2013
Letter: Hold lawmakers accountable on Obamacare
By Leroy Vetsch, Brewster During the process in pushing through the Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care Act, why didn’t our representatives and senators in Washington work together in the first place? Why were the Republican ideas slapped down at every turn? Why weren’t...
November 5, 2013 - 2:28pm