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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 17, 2018
Medicare program is Friday at CAL
WORTHINGTON — Terri Janssen, RN, integration care coordinator at Southern Prairie Community Care (SPCC), will give a program on Medicare open enrollment at 10 a.m. Friday at the Center for Active Living, 211 11th St.
October 17, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 7, 2018
Big Medicare changes mean some seniors must seek new plans
ST. PAUL — As many as 300,000 Minnesota seniors have some potentially confusing health insurance shopping to do this fall. Their Medicare Cost plans, offered by private insurers to limit out-of-pocket expenses, will no longer be available after this year and they need to sign...
October 7, 2018 - 6:00am
August 14, 2018
Letter: Minnesotans should be aware of Medicare changes
By Candice Conway, Minnesota River Area Agency on Aging, Inc., Slayton
August 14, 2018 - 10:51pm
July 18, 2018
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 30, 2018
Finding the best fit in a nursing home
Dear Carol: My parents have lived together in assisted living for several years and loved their lifestyle, but now my mother, due to a massive...
June 30, 2018 - 8:21am
June 2, 2018
Commentary: Hospital discharge list can help caregivers stay organized
Dear Carol: My dad has been in the hospital for open-heart surgery. He's now being discharged and will come home with me until he recovers enough...
June 2, 2018 - 8:20am
April 11, 2018
New Medicare cards coming
A change in Medicare cards is resulting in an opportunity for scam artists, according to Josh Askvig, AARP state director for North Dakota....
April 11, 2018 - 4:50pm
February 27, 2013
Medicare class offered March 19
WORTHINGTON -- The Minnesota River Area Agency on Aging Inc. will present a class on Medicare, "The A thru D of It." If you will be turning 65, new to Medicare, are a caregiver for someone on Medicare, or just want information about Medicare benefits, this class will help you understand...
February 27, 2013 - 10:01pm
November 7, 2010
Medicare appointments set
WORTHINGTON -- The annual coordinated election period for the Medicare Prescription Drug Program and Medicare Health Plans runs from Nov. 15 to Dec. 31. This is the time each year for people to enroll in a plan if they did not previously enroll or change to a new plan. The Minnesota...
November 7, 2010 - 9:03pm
February 23, 2010
Column: Real reform means real negotiations for Medicare Part D
WASHINGTON -- This month the president holds his meetings with Democratic and Republican leaders on health care.
February 23, 2010 - 12:00am
December 11, 2009
Democrats show plan to save poor's health plan
ST. PAUL -- Democrats want to use federal money, force counties to pay more and divert other funds to restore health-care coverage to Minnesota's...
December 11, 2009 - 12:00am
August 1, 2009
Column: The Marvel of Medicare
WASHINGTON -- Happy Birthday, Medicare. It's a fine time -- perfect, in fact -- to celebrate the government-run, taxpayer-supported colossus in the American health care system that turns 44 this week. Medicare has done all it was supposed to do, and more. It thrives despite apocalyptic...
August 1, 2009 - 12:00am