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U.S. Senate panel advances Ross, Chao nominations on voice vote
Oscar snubs and surprises: Scorsese out, Mel Gibson in
Canada oil pipeline spills nearly 53,000 gallons on aboriginal land
Trump signs orders for Keystone, Dakota Access pipelines, Standing Rock plans legal action
UND hockey fan wins $58,000 in Ralph raffle
crime and courts
Monday's local scoreboard
Monday's local clipboard
Blyleven says Twins' improvement has to start with pitching
UND gets commitment from right-handed defenseman
SCHLOSSMAN: Road trip may be what UND needs
Marilyn Hagerty: Applebee's gets an 'A'
Three fun things to do in Grand Forks this weekend
HEALTH MATTERS: What's the story with strokes?
Marilyn Hagerty: Grand Forks favorites and a trip down memory lane
Roast with the most
Life & Style
Wesley E. "Wes" Martinson
Helen E. Nisbet
Elizabeth J. "Beth" (Fox) Bucholz
MaryAnn (Greene) Cavanaugh
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
Dates open for hunter safety classes
The outdoors from A to Z
Worth a look: Winter 'camping' in comfort
Letter: Suspects in pipeline-shutdown case brave, but now need our support
Letter: Continue on toward a smoke-free North Dakota
Editorial: Let state -- not motorists -- punish lawless protesters
Letter: In 1917 as in 2017, marchers made history
Letter: Unfairness taints push for school choice
50th Wedding Anniversary
Live at 1 p.m.: Funeral for fallen Rolette County Deputy Colt Allery
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...
1 hour 3 min ago
January 23, 2017
Dayton collapses, then walks with aid after State of the State speech
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton collapsed during his State of the State speech Monday night, Jan. 23, but after a few minutes walked away with help....
13 hours 48 min ago
January 17, 2017
Minnesota bracing for health care spike urge lawmakers on relief deal
ST. PAUL — Sheri Sexton is fed up with "the arguing between the Democrats and the Republicans" over passing health insurance relief for...
January 17, 2017 - 8:51pm
January 13, 2017
Obamacare votes follow party lines for N.D., Minn., representatives
WASHINGTON — Senators and congressmen representing North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota voted along party lines Thursday and Friday,...
January 13, 2017 - 8:00pm
Senators pass health insurance aid bill as debate focuses in rural Minnesota
ST. PAUL—Rural Minnesota may never have been mentioned so often in a state Senate debate not about a specific rural issue. Small towns...
January 13, 2017 - 9:18am
January 1, 2017
Devils Lake native Mary Wakefield looks to life after top D.C. job
Mary Wakefield's days in Washington, D.C., start early. The Devils Lake native—and the acting deputy secretary for the U.S. Department...
January 1, 2017 - 12:57pm
December 30, 2016
Health insurance No. 1 Minnesota issue
ST. PAUL—Preferred One dropped out. So did UCare. Blue Cross Blue Shield stopped offering its regular policies. Medica says it no longer...
December 30, 2016 - 4:07pm
December 22, 2016
Hazen hospital steps into new century
HAZEN, N.D. — In about two months, Hazen's medical team will walk 50 feet into a new century of health care. A $30 million combined hospital-clinic-therapy-emergency...
December 22, 2016 - 6:06pm
November 23, 2016
Despite challenges, hospitals are vital to rural communities, health care, experts say
GRAFTON, N.D.—When a patient comes in for an appointment at Unity Medical Center, it can feel like medical staff are treating a family...
November 23, 2016 - 7:44pm
November 16, 2016
As uncertainty surrounds Affordable Care Act, some hold off on MNsure
ST. PAUL — Fallout from this month's election may be driving some Minnesotans to refrain from buying health insurance, MNsure leaders said...
November 16, 2016 - 5:39pm
November 14, 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...
November 14, 2016 - 6:34pm
October 26, 2016
Top MN GOP official wants health insurance action or Dayton's resignation
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's top elected Republican says he will call for Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton's resignation if he does not put in enough...
October 26, 2016 - 2:36pm
October 22, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Minnesotans have more than 2 presidential candidates available
ST. PAUL—Voters will face more than two choices for president on Nov. 8, even though just two are well funded enough to have a chance....
October 22, 2016 - 9:50am
October 12, 2016
Dayton: 'Affordable Care Act is no longer affordable'
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's governor says a President Barack Obama inspired health-care law needs work. "The reality is the Affordable Care Act...
October 12, 2016 - 1:35pm
October 1, 2016
Column: In-patient or not? Medicare requires hospitals to tell you
CHICAGO - You are in the hospital for tests after experiencing dizziness. You are nervous about what the tests will show, but at least you do...
October 1, 2016 - 5:30am