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Devils Lake man found guilty of Hardee's burglary but not arson
Faith news: Lenten services planned at area churches
Nurses needed: NDSU plans new $28 million addition for nursing, MSUM considers restarting program
Burgums signs letter urging Obamacare repeal as congressional efforts falter
Capitol Chatter: A legislative budget primer
crime and courts
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
The List: UND Writers Conference wraps up Friday
Out & About: Fire Hall farce, Frank and family fare
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Marilyn Hagerty: Buffet keeps Happy Joe's hopping
24th Annual ArtWise Art Show promotes creativity, education
Grand Forks native Jozy Hansen may appear on NBC show tonight
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Health Matters: Open-heart surgery and the cure for cancer
Emergence of Plank gives Bison football more options at linebacker
Tom Miller: UND hockey trying to match last year's fun
Why can North Dakota win? Been there, done that
Why can Boston University win? High-flying talent
Why can Minnesota Duluth win? The complete package
Lou Ann Richot
Pamella Kay West
Mildred E. Carriere
IN THE FIELD
Lake of the Woods boat ramp remains in limbo
Brad Dokken column: A blast from the past
Lake Winnipeg: An academic view
Port: 'A sane person to an insane society must appear insane'
Letter: Beware a runaway constitutional convention
Former symphony director: Grand Forks and America need National Endowment for the Arts
Nonprofit executive: Keep horse-racing casinos away from North Dakota's starting gate
Editorial: A path to bipartisan health care reform
February 26, 2017
Treasury Secretary: Trump budget will not cut Social Security, Medicare
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's first budget proposal will not seek cuts in Social Security, Medicare and other entitlement federal benefits...
February 26, 2017 - 11:47am
February 14, 2017
Aetna, Humana cancel $34 billion deal after court ruling
February 14, 2017 - 2:06pm
January 21, 2017
Doctors may accept low fee from Medicare, but not from all patients
Some medical specialists in the U.S. charge uninsured and out-of-network patients several times more for healthcare services than what they accept...
January 21, 2017 - 5:00pm
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
September 16, 2016
LETTER: Make no mistake, health care still is an issue
Some 90 percent of U.S. citizens now are covered by some form of health insurance, I understand. But the cost and quality of that insurance remains an issue. There is no doubt that we Americans have excellent health care providers, especially here in the upper Midwest. But affordable...
September 16, 2016 - 11:44pm
September 14, 2016
Medicare cuts rile Minnesota medical equipment businesses, customers
DULUTH, Minn. — The president of a Duluth medical equipment provider is fighting back against Medicare cuts that he says are depriving some...
September 14, 2016 - 5:26am
July 12, 2016
Altru welcomes 3D mammography equipment
Altru Health System's breast center is preparing to go 3D. The health care organization installed new mammography equipment in its South Columbia...
July 12, 2016 - 6:06pm
June 27, 2016
Sanford Health Plan to pay $22,000 for failure to file ads
FARGO — Sanford Health Plan has agreed to pay a $22,000 fine and take corrective steps following action by North Dakota insurance regulators over ads promoting its Medicare supplemental coverage. According to a consent order with the North Dakota Insurance Department, the Sanford...
June 27, 2016 - 3:00pm
June 8, 2016
SOCIAL SECURITY Q&A: Is age 65 still important for Social Security retirement
Q. Is age 65 still important for Social Security retirement? A. While age 65 is important as the starting age for Medicare, it has no special...
June 8, 2016 - 9:50pm
March 27, 2016
LETTER: Let government pay Americans' health insurance premiums
It happened in 2011. A wave of aging baby boomers crashed into Medicare. The Congressional Budget Office projects Medicare spending will surge from $678 billion in 2016 to $1 trillion in 2022. That's a 48 percent increase in six years. Clearly, the budget menace posed by Medicare...
March 27, 2016 - 2:19am
February 20, 2016
Charges for medical treatment confusing for patients, varies among providers
Medical bills can be jaw-dropping. A surgery might be anticipated to cost $1,500 but the bill could be for $3,000. A basic check-up might spur...
February 20, 2016 - 6:00am
January 30, 2016
SOCIAL SECURITY Q&A: How to learn more about Medicare
Q. Where can I learn more about Medicare so I can get the right plans for my needs? A. Go to the official Medicare website, www.medicare.gov,...
January 30, 2016 - 6:45am
How to learn more about Medicare
Q. Where can I learn more about Medicare so that I can get the right plans for my needs?
January 30, 2016 - 5:00am
November 21, 2015
SOCIAL SECURITY Q&A: What will Medicare Part B cost in 2016?
Q. What will Medicare Part B cost in 2016? A. Medicare is administered by the Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare...
November 21, 2015 - 8:00am
November 6, 2015
St. Cloud Hospital removed from ‘immediate jeopardy’ status
ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- The Minnesota Department of Health removed St. Cloud Hospital from "immediate jeopardy" status at 11 a.m. Friday. The department accepted action steps taken in recent days by the organization and returned the hospital to its normal status as a participant...
News/crime and courts
November 6, 2015 - 10:24pm