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Wisconsin union debate leads to Minnesota invitation
Lawmaker's culture crusade draws apology demand
Federal bust nets seven drug trafficking indictments
Man dies after falling through ice on Alexandria-area lake, boy hospitalized
Albany knocks off top-seeded Lakers in Section final
Freeman advances to state diving finals
Nielsen double-double leads Lakers over Sabres in playoff opener
Three Lakers named to All-Section 8A hockey team
Cowboys upset Nuggets in 8AA south basketball final
Perham man pens new book series
Thursday Matters: Everyday Delete
Pork replaces veal in this tasty saltimbocca dish
Earnings test doesn’t usually include pre- retirement income
Protect, detect and report Medicare fraud
Friends & Neighbors
Business manager named for DL Newpapers
Waller joins Bell State Bank in Detroit Lakes
Eyelash extension tech opens DL studio
Refinery issues spark fuel price jump in MN
Booking a scam-free vacay
Artists to take up residence at Kirkbride
Book ‘1965’ shines spotlight on music’s ‘most revolutionary year’
Emerging writers grant meeting is set for March 16 in Bemidji
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Letter: Thanks for supporting Giving Hearts Day
Letter: Environmental record ‘mischaracterized’ in letter
Federal shield law sorely needed
An Oscar for school bus drivers
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
October 5, 2012
Insurance scams flourishing, says Better Business Bureau
In the midst of a tight economy and the wake of the new national healthcare reform bill, state and federal regulators are warning about a surge in healthcare-related scams. The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) advises consumers to do their research before...
October 5, 2012 - 8:31am
November 25, 2011
Bemidji State: No health insurance, no classes
Starting next semester, full-time students at Bemidji State University will need to have health insurance in order to register for classes. A school-provided policy was approved by BSU's Student Senate last spring in order to prevent students from having to choose between paying...
November 25, 2011 - 1:08pm
July 14, 2009
North Dakota Blues import new CEO from New York
FARGO - Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota has named Paul von Ebers as Chief Executive Officer of the state's largest private health insurer. Von...
July 14, 2009 - 9:03am
July 3, 2009
Legislators tackle health care in visit
Health care reform continues to be a tricky issue to wade through. A few members of the state House Health Care and Human Services Policy and...
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July 3, 2009 - 11:38am
North Dakota's Conrad pitches health care co-op plan
FARGO - North Dakota Sen. Kent Conrad called national health care reform a non-negotiable necessity and pitched his idea for health care cooperatives...
July 3, 2009 - 8:57am
March 20, 2009
Insure your home against damaging flood waters
Flooding is the United States' No. 1 natural hazard. The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) wants consumers to know that, while homeowner's insurance won't cover them against flooding, home and property can be protected by purchasing a flood insurance policy separately through...
March 20, 2009 - 3:37pm
March 8, 2009
Insurance rate feud between North Dakota insurance regulator and Blue Cross Blue Shield leads to bill
The ongoing feud between North Dakota's insurance regulator and Blue Cross Blue Shield has spurred legislation to streamline premium rate cases and require an actuarial basis for decisions. The legislation, which has passed the North Dakota Senate and faces its first hearing Wednesday...
March 8, 2009 - 1:58pm
March 6, 2009
FEMA officials warn property owners to purchase flood insurance
GRAND FORKS - FEMA can't emphasize it enough: You probably should buy a flood insurance policy. Even if you live in the comfy confines of the brand-new, $417-million flood control project recently completed throughout Grand Forks and East Grand Forks. Representatives of the Federal...
March 6, 2009 - 12:51pm
March 5, 2009
Blue Cross Blue Shield CEO returning to Fargo as board meets to discuss "reward trip" to Caribbean
FARGO - The chief executive officer for Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota is returning today to Fargo, and plans to take part this morning in a special telephonic board meeting for the health insurer. Board members had planned a regularly scheduled meeting Monday, but a special...
March 5, 2009 - 9:18am
Blue Cross Blue Shield North Dakota sales leaders rewarded with trip to Grand Cayman Islands resort
FARGO - At a time when Blue Cross Blue Shield wants to increase premiums up to 18.3 percent, reports surfaced Wednesday that the health insurer...
March 5, 2009 - 8:44am
March 4, 2009
Flood insurance up, expected to spike
FARGO - The latest tally of federal flood insurance policies held by Fargo-Moorhead property owners shows a slight increase from November to February. But a Federal Emergency Management Agency official says the number is expected to spike as the flood season gets closer. As of...
March 4, 2009 - 8:27am
January 25, 2009
Cautious Fargo homeowners snatch up flood insurance policies
FARGO - Mountains of snow, saturated soil and a changing flood plain map have Fargo homeowners making a run on flood insurance policies, local...
January 25, 2009 - 12:00am
September 18, 2008
MinnesotaCare program could see federal funding drop of $129 million
Minnesota could lose some federal funding for its health insurance program for the poor. "We have worked for over a decade to make sure that people in Minnesota have access to quality, affordable health insurance," Sen. Linda Berglin, DFL-Minneapolis, said.
September 18, 2008 - 12:00am