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Minn. roundup: Minnesota deer harvest increases 16 percent over last year
Rep. Jurgens 'considering' Senate run amid Schoen resignation announcement
Hastings day care center settles with state following several violations
Prairie Island nuclear plant completes refueling outage and maintenance projects
Sen. Schoen to resign amid sexual harassment allegations
crime and courts
Rogers, Carlson, McNary and Pottinger sign letters of intent
Adjusting and learning is the name of the game
Hastings' junior Natasha Girgen qualifies for state in two events
Girls hockey drops first two games to section opponents
Cross-country: Nogle fights illness to run at state meet
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
Mural completed for installation at Levee Park in Hastings
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
'Fight the New Drug' event in Woodbury to examine effects of pornography
arts and entertainment
Probate Estate Christine Drahos
Dissolution of Marriage: Novotny
Probate Estate Marina Challeen
Amended Assume Name Lalah's Oasis
Probate Estate Janaan Rasmusen
JoAnn M. Rechtzigel
Dewight K. "Dewey" Reck
Gerald R. Seaton
Letters to the editor: HPAAC gala a success; A thank you to Chief Schutt
Viewpoint: Falling into peak pumpkin season
Joe Atkins Viewpoint: Is Amazon Coming to Dakota County?
Editorial: Veterans have earned twice the thanks
Viewpoint: Target brand, not Hastings economy, may be behind closure
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November 1, 2017
Amid uncertain future, MNsure sign-ups begin
ST. PAUL—Minnesotans who buy insurance on the individual market could start signing up for plans Wednesday as politicians continued to debate the role government should play in providing citizens health insurance. Open enrollment for MNsure, the state's Affordable Care Act marketplace,...
November 1, 2017 - 9:40pm
Minn. co-ops offering group health insurance to farmer members
HANLEY FALLS, Minn. — Two central Minnesota cooperatives are among the first in the state to make group health insurance policies available...
November 1, 2017 - 8:49pm
October 27, 2017
Little changes in Minnesota insurance are expected as enrollment begins
ST. PAUL — The political rhetoric has been much more substantial than changes coming to Minnesotans' 2018 health plans. The federal Affordable...
October 27, 2017 - 2:28pm
Final individual insurance policy answers coming Monday for Minnesotans
ST. PAUL—The country's health insurance situation is more confusing than ever, but within days at least one segment of Minnesota's population...
September 27, 2017 - 6:15pm
July 5, 2017
Health insurer drops Children’s Hospitals in Minnesota from network
ST. PAUL -- Children’s Hospitals and Clinics are out of network for patients with Blue Cross and Blue Shield insurance, effective Wednesday. The Minnesota-based hospital network and insurance provider did not reach a contract agreement by July 5, the deadline for negotiations set...
July 5, 2017 - 8:49pm
January 24, 2017
Dayton speech calls for health insurance action
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Mark Dayton has a prescription for a new type of health insurance. Ironically, he was just getting into the issue during...
January 24, 2017 - 10:31am
January 20, 2017
Minnesota House passes health insurance premium relief for 120,000
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's top leaders seem on the brink of a deal to bring health insurance premium relief to as many as 120,000 Minnesotans....
January 20, 2017 - 10:00am
January 10, 2017
Health insurance debate on tap this week
ST. PAUL — Minnesota lawmakers say they want to pass a relief package for Minnesotans facing soaring health insurance premiums by the end of...
January 10, 2017 - 9:09am
November 30, 2016
More Minnesotans take advantage of health insurance aid
ST. PAUL—Soaring insurance premiums apparently jolted Minnesotans into seeking federal aid to pay for their policies. The state's health...
November 30, 2016 - 10:00am
November 16, 2016
MNsure robocall, web issues still mysteries
ST. PAUL — Minnesota officials still do not have answers to why two technology issues hit MNsure on the first day it sold individual health insurance policies two weeks ago. "Minnesota IT Services continues to investigate this situation and is reviewing the data," spokeswoman...
November 16, 2016 - 10:00am
November 15, 2016
Chronic illnesses drive soaring health insurance costs in MN
ST. PAUL—Chronically ill Minnesotans are driving up health insurance premiums so much that state officials are rushing to deal with the problem. Commerce Department officials on Monday, Nov. 14, told a task force studying how to contain soaring health insurance costs that 2.2...
November 15, 2016 - 2:12pm
November 11, 2016
Individual Medica insurance policies no longer for sale in MN
ST. PAUL—Minnesotans looking to buy new Medica individual insurance policies, but have not already made the purchase for 2017, are out of luck. The state Commerce Department announced early Friday, Nov. 11, that Medica of Wisconsin and Medica Insurance Co. reached a cap on the...
November 11, 2016 - 10:36am
November 4, 2016
MNsure signs month's worth of customers in 2 days
ST. PAUL — Technology issues are fixed and the state's MNsure health insurance sales program has enrolled 10,000 Minnesotans, a mark not...
November 4, 2016 - 9:17am
October 28, 2016
Dayton offers 25% health insurance premium reduction proposal
ST. PAUL—Minnesotans who buy individual health insurance policies would get either state or federal aid to deal with soaring premiums under a plan Gov. Mark Dayton offered Thursday, Oct. 27. Dayton announced a proposal that would reduce premiums 25 percent for 123,000 Minnesotans...
October 28, 2016 - 2:00pm
October 14, 2009
Pawlenty: Buy health insurance from other states
ST. PAUL -- A Minnesota family could save up to 7 percent of its health insurance costs a year if allowed to buy insurance in other states, ...
October 14, 2009 - 7:15am