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Noah Hoehn demonstrates musicianship at WHS, stresses hard work
Utilities commission talks community solar
Nobles County whittles levy increase to 3 percent
‘Suspicious’ Saturday morning blaze results in home loss
Tempered enthusiasm given for water connection
The Drill: Nate Everson is leading MCC to on-court success
Prep wrestling: Trojans do it for the team, win twice on Tuesday
Boys hockey: Trojans get first win
Tuesday sports roundup: New Ulm Batts down Trojans
Gymnastics: Trojans outscore Redwood Valley
McIntyre is new store director at Worthington Hy-Vee
Chemical dependency treatment center closing
JBS employees give back: $153,544 pledged to United Way of Nobles County
Fareway makes donation of 66 bikes
Christmas on the Ranch: With a Purpose
Place a Business Announcement
Farm Bleat: The beauty of Christmas surrounds us
Veeder: Maybe mothers aren't all that different from spider that gives everything to its kids
Hauser: Distraction can lead to inaction during Christmas season
Letter: Community deserves big thanks for shoebox project
Column: February bond referendum nears for District 518
Margaret A. Emery
Robert Walter Powers
Carol Ann Van Dam
Berniece A. Boell
Easing holiday stress for pets
Minnesota native Karin Niemi, mother-in-law of Patrick Swayze, dies
Disheveled Theologian: The Wordless Book colors of Christmas -- white
Look up: Geminid meteor shower on display Dec. 13
Simple breathing technique can enhance your calm
out and about
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
Chemical dependency treatment center closing
WORTHINGTON — Worthington’s only chemical dependency treatment center will shut its doors Thursday, creating limited treatment options and greater barriers to individuals needing those services. Meridian Behavioral Health’s closure will end a five-year chemical treatment center...
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December 3, 2018
Alzheimer’s added to medical marijuana treatment list in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Alzheimer’s disease is being added as a qualifying condition for medical marijuana in Minnesota, the state health commissioner...
December 3, 2018 - 3:38pm
November 23, 2018
Rare but serious: Be on guard for AFM
JAMESTOWN -- The appearance of acute flaccid myelitis around the United States has health officials concerned about the severity of the virus but also the mysteries of its origin and effective treatment. Also known as AFM, the rare virus is known to strike children, but adults are...
November 23, 2018 - 2:41pm
October 17, 2018
Minnesota kids take part in chemical exposure study
DETROIT LAKES—The Minnesota Department of Health is conducting a study on chemicals that may harm development in children, and volunteer...
October 17, 2018 - 4:01pm
October 16, 2018
Willmar's trishaw fleet part of a rural Minnesota first
WILLMAR, Minn. — The weather was brisk but Mary Frick was all smiles as she stepped off a trishaw after a quick spin down the sidewalk...
October 16, 2018 - 7:00am
October 13, 2018
Murray County Medical Center nurse wins state association award
SLAYTON — Darlene Mechtenberg, RN, BSN, a longtime employee at Murray County Medical Center, was recently recognized with the 2018 Distinguished Service Award by the Minnesota Nurses Association. Mechtenberg was selected for the award by the MNA’s Committee on Honors and Awards...
October 13, 2018 - 1:29pm
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 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
September 28, 2018
Medical school, Fairview reach new deal
DULUTH — Already in a relationship, the University of Minnesota Medical School and Fairview Health Services solidified their partnership Friday, Sept. 28. The two institutions had been having a spat, with the university's Board of Regents voting last year not to renew their...
September 28, 2018 - 8:52pm
Sanford Chip genetic testing now available at its primary care clinics
FARGO -- Sanford Imagenetics is now offering genetic testing and counseling at its primary care clinics in North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota....
September 28, 2018 - 2:46pm
September 26, 2018
Hy-Vee Pharmacy now filling Shopko prescriptions
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Hy-Vee Pharmacy will begin filling prescriptions and serving Shopko’s former Worthington-area customers beginning today (Sept. 26), according to a Hy-Vee official.
September 26, 2018 - 6:40am
September 21, 2018
Legal challenge in Minnesota over insurance coverage for gender reassignment will proceed
ST. PAUL—A lawsuit against Essentia Health over denied coverage for gender reassignment treatment in 2015 has been allowed to proceed. Senior U.S. District Judge Donovan Frank on Thursday, Sept. 20, issued a mixed ruling in the case of Brittany Tovar and Reid Olson v. Essentia...
September 21, 2018 - 6:14pm
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 11, 2018
Former VA chief, fired by Trump, to serve as Sanford's chief innovation officer
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — David Shulkin, a physician whom President Donald Trump tapped to head health care for veterans and later fired, will...
September 11, 2018 - 5:38pm
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