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Data: Nov. 19, 2018
15 years later, memory of Dru Sjodin lives on
Traffic switches planned next week on Minnesota 60
Sibley library seeking board member
Regional students take part in Hackathon
Minnesota hits FTs down stretch to beat Texas A&M
Bears beat Vikings to expand lead in NFC North
Wild fall to Blackhawks, lose second game in two days
Thibodeau on Timberwolves’ rotation: ‘Nothing is set in stone’
Wild’s Granlund can be the star ‘if he applies himself,’ coach says
Pearson’s Candy locally owned again: Minneapolis firm acquires 109-year-old maker of the Salted Nut Roll
A big dig
Congolese ambassador to visit Worthington later this month
One year after one of the nation's largest oil pipeline leaks happened near SD-ND border, some questions remain
Marijuana is getting cheaper. For some states, that's a problem.
Place a Business Announcement
Veeder: A song for a new season
Hauser: What we leave behind
Shaw: Three Stooges films continue to deliver
Bursack: Don't let holidays make life changes more difficult
Fielding Questions: Palm problem diagnosed, best watermelon variety and more
Orville K. Berkness
Denis M. Schneider
Donald W. Schmuck
Roger A. Hesebeck
After three years, Duluth nurse becomes a match for leukemia patient, donates bone marrow
Disheveled Theologian: Birds can show us a simple path to being content
Intercultural Thanksgiving is Sunday in Worthington
Creamy wild rice soup is a great way to use up leftover Thanksgiving turkey
Chocolatiers need more cocoa, and they want millennials to help
out and about
McCready family -- five generations
Aubrey Jade Pass
McCready family -- five generations
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
Don't miss your chance to bid on the 2018 NIE Silent Auction!
October 14, 2018
Walz, Johnson at odds on health care: Both promise lower costs, but experts say there are 'winners and losers' for each plan
ST. PAUL — Tim Walz and Jeff Johnson are both promising Minnesotans better-quality health care for less cost. But it is unlikely that either...
October 14, 2018 - 6:45am
October 12, 2018
MNsure CEO talks decreases in health care premiums
BEMIDJI—Individuals looking for insurance policies during Minnesota's open enrollment period that starts Nov. 1 should see a significant...
October 12, 2018 - 6:38pm
October 2, 2018
Minnesotans' individual health insurance rates are declining — for now
ST. PAUL — Health insurance rates on Minnesota's individual market will drop for a second straight year in 2019, but the progress toward better affordability could be short-lived. "I think we need a plan," Jessica Looman, state commerce commissioner, said Tuesday, Oct. 2, when...
October 2, 2018 - 8:10pm
September 30, 2018
A Fargo mother’s struggle to care for her severely disabled son
FARGO — Cash Hatlen was a normal, bouncy baby for the first six weeks of his life. There was no hint that anything could go wrong. Except,...
September 30, 2018 - 6:05am
September 22, 2018
Health care Q+A with Minnesota Senate candidates Smith, Housley
DULUTH — Finally, something Republicans and Democrats agree on — health care is a big issue that needs to be dealt with. That's not to say they agree on the solutions.
September 22, 2018 - 3:24pm
September 20, 2018
Patients: Medical marijuana effectively treats pain, post-traumatic stress
MOORHEAD — Amy Wieser Willson has suffered for years from chronic pain so severe that some days she couldn't get out of bed. On those days,...
September 20, 2018 - 6:17pm
September 13, 2018
Minnesota's uninsured rate rose in 2017
ST. PAUL — The number of Minnesotans without health insurance climbed by 17,563 last year, driving up the uninsured rate to 4.4 percent, but the state continues to have one of the best rates of overall medical coverage in the nation. Altogether, 242,509 Minnesotans lacked health...
September 13, 2018 - 6:00am
September 6, 2018
Nation's top health insurer to expand into three-state region in January
FARGO — UnitedHealthcare, the nation's largest health insurer, has announced its plans to enter the small group market in the three-state...
September 6, 2018 - 7:37pm
August 20, 2018
Sanford, Good Samaritan Society affiliation clears regulatory process
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The affiliation between Sanford Health and Good Samaritan Society has cleared government reviews without objection, and the organizations now plan to unite Nov. 1. The two organizations announced the latest in their planned union in a joint statement.
August 20, 2018 - 5:11pm
August 11, 2018
Sanford growth strategy: 'We're not getting big just to get big'
FARGO—Sanford Health, which has pursued an aggressive growth strategy since merging with MeritCare, is poised to see its revenues more...
August 11, 2018 - 8:33am
August 8, 2018
Murphy talks health care, child care, education in Worthington visit
WORTHINGTON — Gubernatorial hopeful Erin Murphy is focused on building toward the future, which means investing in priorities like health care,...
August 8, 2018 - 7:30am
July 20, 2018
Legionnaires' disease sickens 2 residents of southern Minnesota senior care facility
ALBERT LEA, Minn. -- Health officials are investigating two cases of Legionnaires’ disease among residents at a southern Minnesota senior care...
July 20, 2018 - 5:25pm
July 18, 2018
Minnesota counties to get grants for family home visits
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Department of Health has announced new grants for nearly one-third of the counties in the state to increase family home visiting. The programs serve at-risk families such as first-time moms and families facing challenges like mental illness, domestic abuse...
July 18, 2018 - 5:50pm
MNsure announces dates for health insurance enrollment
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota’s health insurance exchange, MNsure, announced the dates for Minnesotans to shop for 2019 health coverage. Open enrollment...
July 18, 2018 - 3:49pm
June 26, 2018
Sanford Health, Good Samaritan Society OK partnership to improve senior health care
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Sanford Health and the Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society look like they are headed for a merger. Membership...
June 26, 2018 - 6:55pm