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Sioux Falls man arrested day after fatal hit and run on a gravel road
Moving bog on northern Minnesota lake a slow slog
Data: May 25, 2018
U of M, Concordia-Moorhead offer scholarships to international undergrads
Worthington man pleads guilty to voter fraud
Section 2AAA softball: Trojans come up short in Mankato
Sub-Section track and field: Area athletes advance to next stage
Worthington, Luverne boys tennis players advance in section tournament
HL-P leads after day one of state golf tournament
HL-O/Fulda taken down in section baseball tournament
Andersen Corp. creating 40 new jobs with window factory expansion
Show ’n shine is Saturday at Spomer Classics
Rock County has first Princess Kay finalist
Area veteran says he’s suffering consequences of antimalarial drug prescribed during 148th Fighter Wing deployment
SD capitalizing on rising tourism from new market segments
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Letter: Support of food drive is appreciated
Letter: Speech, singing prom were special experiences
Commentary: Lead yourself well at every age
Commentary: Would you pay $618 a month for dog food?
Letter: Reception for rural school exhibit is Sunday
Dorothy Mae Kramer
Goldie R. Boelman
Judy Mae Dunker
John Henry De Jager
Worthington to host Group Workcamp in July 2019
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Study: Minnesotans, North Dakotans more likely to suffer depression
Twin Cities program helps memory care patients connect
Setting rules can prevent caregiver burnout
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Don & Doris Brake
Robert and Orene Meyeraan
Mike and Marie Brandt
Larry and Ruth Klingenberg
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
October 21, 2017
Self-employed contractors playing 'Russian roulette' if they aren't insured for medical expenses, lost income
MOORHEAD, Minn.—The broken bones Chris Bjur suffered from a 16-foot fall hurt the most financially. The Moorhead handyman was painting...
October 21, 2017 - 9:45am
October 16, 2017
Shopping season begins for insurance policies
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans can begin shopping for individual health insurance policies but only to window shop, not to buy yet. Since buying...
October 16, 2017 - 2:12pm
August 2, 2017
Minnesota farmers wonder about health insurance as uncertainties cloud future
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn.—Mike Orbeck may be lucky: He pretty much knows what his health insurance will be next year. Many of his fellow farmers...
August 2, 2017 - 9:22pm
May 5, 2017
Rural America target of federal health care discussion
ST. PAUL—The battleground for new federal health insurance legislation may be in the same place as last year's presidential election was...
May 5, 2017 - 3:01pm
April 3, 2017
Despite 'serious concerns,' Dayton to allow health insurance rescue plan become law
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton will allow a rescue plan for the state's individual insurance market to become law despite having...
April 3, 2017 - 11:25am
March 31, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Governor candidates look at rural Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's 2018 governor race so far focuses on rural Minnesota, where Republicans did so well in last November's election....
March 31, 2017 - 3:06pm
March 30, 2017
Bedbugs, peacocks add to uptick in U.S. animal insurance claims
Bedbugs in hotel rooms and aggressive peacocks are some of the creatures behind an uptick in animal-related insurance claims filed by U.S. businesses,...
March 30, 2017 - 10:06am
March 27, 2017
Farmers' new No. 1 worry
MONANGO, N.D. — Val Wagner sits at her kitchen table. A space heater hums gently. A wall clock announces the new hour with a tractor engine's...
March 27, 2017 - 10:00am
What you need to know about Minnesota health insurance premium subsidies
ST. PAUL—Eligible Minnesotans should start seeing discounts on their health insurance premiums in May, as part of a $310 million relief...
February 27, 2017 - 8:23pm
January 31, 2017
Medica is again a choice for most MNsure consumers
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans buying health insurance on the state’s individual market have endured a lot the past year, from delayed tax forms to skyrocketing premiums and shrinking networks to growing uncertainty about the future. In the past week, though, all the news has been good....
January 31, 2017 - 8:54pm
January 12, 2017
Senators pass health insurance premium aid bill as debate focuses on rural Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Rural Minnesota may never have been mentioned so often in a state Senate debate not about a specific rural issue. Small towns and farmers were featured Thursday, Jan. 12, before senators passed 35-31 legislation to help Minnesotans afford individual health insurance policies....
January 12, 2017 - 8:09pm
December 30, 2016
Health insurance No. 1 Minnesota issue
ST. PAUL -- Preferred One dropped out. So did UCare. Blue Cross Blue Shield stopped offering its regular policies. Medica says it no longer will supply insurance for a state-run health insurance program."We almost lost all of the private insurers over the summer," Democratic Gov.
December 30, 2016 - 8:40pm
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
November 1, 2016
Website problems, robocalls equal bad first day for health insurance sales
ST. PAUL -- A telephone attack slowed the MNsure health insurance sales telephone system on the first day Minnesotans could buy policies Tuesday, Nov. 1, and about 70 state Websites experienced outages at mid-day. A state information technology official said it did not appear the...
November 1, 2016 - 11:20pm
October 19, 2016
Mark Dayton’s health care comment reverberates in races
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Republicans believe Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton’s blunt critique of the Affordable Care Act could help them pick up seats in the Nov. 8 election. A week after the DFL governor said that “the Affordable Care Act is no longer affordable for an increasing number...
October 19, 2016 - 9:41pm