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Northern Minnesota pair gets skis out -- water skis
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Aurelia (w/video)
More snow, frigid temps on the way
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Dec. 7
Mall evacuated after bomb threat; no bomb found
Boys basketball: Osakis improves to 2-0 at Litchfield
Boys basketball: Knights lose at the buzzer for second straight game
Wrestling: Young Cards still learning after loss to CLC power Brainerd
Gophers up next for Roste?
Blizzard looks to keep winning flurry going
Help homeless animals at holiday bake sale
Christmas tales come to Lakes Area Radio Theatre
Dairy Queen hosts fundraiser to benefit Carla Wheeler
Toys for Kids gives area children Christmas cheer
Second Sunday concert features Christmas sing-along
Wedding - Steinhagen and Sperl
Wedding - Cunningham and Thielke
Births - Nov. 25, 2016
Wedding - Carlson and Klohn
Births - Nov. 18, 2016
Catching those early-ice walleyes
From the stand: A good way to end it
Applications open for spring turkey's first two seasons
Morken: Some "hunters" don't represent hunting
Bucks on the ground
Christian "Christy" Lorsung
Ann C. Ebsen
EDITORIAL: Many families are a hiccup away from disaster
LETTER: The theater, a place for progressive thought
LETTER: Theater has always been a place for social commentary
IN THE KNOW: It's Christmastime in the city
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1966: 17th annual Jingle Bells has 15 performers
Winter grazing of cover crops is subject of workshop
2016 University of Minnesota Top 10 performing annuals
Weak farm economy adds twists to rental negotiations
Producers encouraged to consider FSA options
Applications available for Conservation Stewardship Program
Making a new home
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
ATCC, area businesses host annual tour days
Sixth Avenue Wine & Ale to close at year's end
hires and promotions
On The Street
January 9, 2014
Bumpy start for MNsure
The launch of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), often referred to as Obamacare, has dominated state and national headlines over the last few months. The ACA is a federal health care law requiring every American to have health insurance. What’s the impact so far here at home? Locally,...
January 9, 2014 - 10:32pm
December 27, 2013
Confused by MNsure site? Here’s help
An extra space in typing a phone number, using an incompatible Internet browser or even adding a full middle name instead of an initial are just a few examples of issues that have held up some customers attempting to enroll in a health insurance plan on MNsure.org. Recently, MNsure...
December 27, 2013 - 8:44am
December 19, 2013
MNsure leader resigns after vacation, computer issues
Nationwide search planned for new CEO
December 19, 2013 - 9:55pm
December 17, 2013
MNsure coverage deadline is December 23
MNsure recently announced that its extension of the enrollment deadline to Monday, December 23 will help thousands of Minnesotans obtain coverage by Wednesday, January 1. It also announced an extension of website operating hours from 6 a.m. to midnight, Monday through Sunday, and...
December 17, 2013 - 10:59pm
Web woes near deadline are latest MNsure problem
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans who want new health insurance on January 1 have less than a week to buy policies through the state-run MNsure program,...
December 17, 2013 - 3:09pm
November 26, 2013
Minnesota looking into impact of Obamacare changes
ST. PAUL — Minnesota officials are trying to determine whether President Barack Obama’s health care changes announced last week will affect the state. “Our Department of Commerce and MNsure staff are presently analyzing the details of the president’s pronouncement and will...
November 26, 2013 - 9:18am
November 11, 2013
MNsure draws lots of questions
Some are worried about security, privacy
November 11, 2013 - 2:26pm
October 2, 2013
Q & A about new health care exchange
ST. PAUL — A new way for Minnesotans to buy health insurance began Tuesday. Most Minnesotans who even know about MNsure seem to have lots of questions. So here are some answers: What is MNsure? Think about Amazon.com or Priceline.com. Instead of buying books or airline tickets,...
October 2, 2013 - 2:25pm
MNSure not ready for prime time
By State Rep. Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, MN Do you remember when then-Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, the liberal congresswoman from San Francisco, told an audience that she had to pass Obamacare so we, the American public, could find out what’s in it? Well, here in Minnesota,...
October 2, 2013 - 2:18pm
September 27, 2013
MNsure will check security until last minute
State’s new health insurance website set to launch Oct. 1
September 27, 2013 - 9:29am
September 12, 2013
Insurance rollout brings more debate
ST. PAUL -- A new way for Minnesotans to buy health insurance could provide the lowest premiums in the country, but when state officials announced those numbers Friday, they could not compare the new prices to what consumers pay today. Governor Mark Dayton's administration promoted...
September 12, 2013 - 2:49pm
September 4, 2013
MNsure opens Contact Center to Minnesotans
MNsure's executive director, April Todd-Malmlov, recently announced the opening of MNsure's customer Contact Center, which will provide support for Minnesotans with questions about securing health coverage through MNsure. MNsure representatives will answer questions from individuals...
September 4, 2013 - 1:07pm
August 30, 2013
Deadline extended for applicants to MNsure advisory committees
MNsure has extended the deadline for applicants to two Advisory Committees to the Board to provide guidance, advice and recommendations as it carries out its mission. Two committees have been established: the Health Industry Advisory Committee and the Consumer and Small Employer Advisory...
August 30, 2013 - 12:24pm
March 22, 2013
A new place to buy health insurance: MNsure
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans will be able to shop for health insurance through a state marketplace beginning October 1, but may not see savings for a couple of years. Minutes after Governor Mark Dayton Wednesday signed a bill into law establishing the marketplace, to be known as MNsure,...
March 22, 2013 - 12:00am