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Minnesota National Guard breaks ground on new $40 million 'Red Bulls' headquarters
Small-town Minnesota government unresponsive to records request after open-meetings controversy
Radinovich outpaces Stauber in hotly contested northern Minnesota congressional race
Fargo seeks to land USDA research offices with hundreds of jobs
Cass County sheriff's salary range to increase in 2019
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Brewers blank Dodgers for 2-1 NLCS lead
Streaking Predators take down Wild
Treadwell has another four-catch game
Butler is back, and he explains his actions
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LaDuke: How should women feel about recent events?
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'Just a wonderful trip': Beloved ND nature photographer Pat Gerlach dies
Story of North Dakota man who stripped naked in church holy water appears on 'Saturday Night Live'
Everyone loves Ed: Sheeran is a star among stars
Fargo Library hosts Native American art exhibit
Williams & Ree to perform at Shooting Star Casino
Cold, wet weather threatens potatoes in Red River Valley
ND counties eligible for extreme drought funding assistance
Sears files for bankruptcy after years of turmoil
Is hemp Minnesota's next big crop?
Frost Fire ski area in ND flies in chairlift towers with helicopters
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Three Rivers Garden Club to meet Thursday
Tasting the world: Lutheran Social Services to host culinary experience in Fargo
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, and Prince Harry are expecting, says Kensington Palace
Away from Home: Machu Picchu, Peru
Veeder: Just say yes to Apple Day
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Cass County marriage licenses (10-15-18)
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October 14, 2018
Walz, Johnson at odds on health care: Both promise lower costs, but experts say there are 'winners and losers' for each plan
ST. PAUL — Tim Walz and Jeff Johnson are both promising Minnesotans better-quality health care for less cost. But it is unlikely that either...
October 14, 2018 - 6:45am
October 12, 2018
ND Insurance Department sets dates for Medicare Plan D events
BISMARCK -- North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Jon Godfread has announced dates for Medicare Plan D annual enrollment events throughout the...
October 12, 2018 - 7:34am
October 2, 2018
Minnesotans' individual health insurance rates are declining — for now
ST. PAUL — Health insurance rates on Minnesota's individual market will drop for a second straight year in 2019, but the progress toward better affordability could be short-lived. "I think we need a plan," Jessica Looman, state commerce commissioner, said Tuesday, Oct. 2, when...
October 2, 2018 - 8:10pm
September 19, 2018
Insurance commissioner cautions about short-term insurance plans
FARGO — Insurance Commissioner Jon Godfread issued a bulletin on Wednesday, Sept. 19 to North Dakota health insurance companies and agents...
September 19, 2018 - 1:13pm
July 11, 2018
North Dakota becomes 48th state to make insurers cover autism treatments
WEST FARGO – All insurance companies doing business in North Dakota will soon be required to provide coverage for autism spectrum disorders,...
July 11, 2018 - 1:04pm
June 28, 2018
Dems call on Cramer to defend ACA insurance protections
FARGO - Republican Rep. Kevin Cramer is being asked to defend a key provision of the Affordable Care Act that protects against discrimination...
June 28, 2018 - 6:42pm
June 5, 2018
Sharing health costs with faith
DULUTH—Joe and Dorothy Sayers disagree, slightly, on what their monthly health insurance premium had risen to six or seven years back....
June 5, 2018 - 9:47am
May 8, 2018
ND Insurance Department eyeing options for health care reform
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Insurance Department is seeking to hire a consultant to analyze potential health care reforms, Republican Commissioner...
May 8, 2018 - 4:28pm
May 2, 2018
Blue Cross faces criticism on billing change for out-of-network ER visits
The largest health insurance company in Texas is being closely watched by consumer watchdogs and hospital trade groups in Texas and across the...
May 2, 2018 - 3:24pm
October 20, 2017
Self-employed, not protected: Independent contractors playing 'Russian roulette' if they aren't insured
MOORHEAD—The broken bones Chris Bjur suffered from a 16-foot fall hurt the most financially. The Moorhead handyman was painting his parents'...
October 20, 2017 - 3:00pm
October 18, 2017
Analysis: Single-payer would drastically change American health care. Here's how it works.
As Republican efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act continue in the background, some Democrats are starting to eye a new health...
October 18, 2017 - 12:04pm
October 16, 2017
Shopping season begins for insurance policies
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans can begin shopping for individual health insurance policies but only to window shop, not to buy yet. Since buying...
October 16, 2017 - 2:12pm
October 8, 2017
Teen drivers: How to ensure their safety - and insure yourself
Wayne Cohen spends a lot of time thinking about car insurance. As the father of three sons in their teens and 20s -- the most expensive group...
October 8, 2017 - 11:02am
October 4, 2017
Man accused of submitting more than $100,000 in false billing claims
FARGO—An Illinois man is charged in Cass County District Court with insurance fraud for allegedly defrauding Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota of more than $100,000. Sheryar Masud, of St. Charles, Ill., who at one time worked as a chiropractor in Williston, N.D., is charged...
October 4, 2017 - 7:01pm
August 29, 2017
Where Harvey is hitting hardest, four out of five homeowners lack flood insurance
The vast majority of homeowners in the area devastated by Hurricane Harvey lack flood insurance, leaving many who escaped the storm with little...
August 29, 2017 - 2:31pm