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ND senator one of few Democrats to vote for short-term funding bill; Klobuchar said Senate working on agreement
Protesters gather for a second women's march in nation's capital
ND economic summit to address farm stresses
Congress returns to work Saturday as lawmakers press to keep shutdown short-lived
ND oil industry missed October's flaring target, revised numbers show
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Doyle, Jimmies top Dickinson State
Autopsy: Halladay had morphine in system during crash
Ukestad signs with Cougars
Commentary: Trump has greatly helped the Senate career of Sen. Heitkamp
Letter to the editor: SBHE needs to get another chancellor
Letter to the editor: America didn’t become great by accepting status quo
Letter to the editor: Removing exit would be a mistake
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Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
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Keep the plant that makes a difference
SAVING A LIFE: Family grateful for CPR in vital first minutes
Community calendar of events for Jan. 20, 2018
Relay for Life kick-off talent show Sunday
Community calendar of events for Jan. 17, 2018
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affordable care act
February 3, 2017
Over 9.2 million sign for Obamacare amid Trump repeal push
More than 9.2 million U.S. consumers signed up for health insurance using the Healthcare.gov website during the open enrollment period between November and Jan. 31, the U.S.
February 3, 2017 - 8:00pm
February 1, 2017
Letter: Protect America's Prevention and Public Health Fund
GRAND FORKS—Despite tremendous improvements in our nation's health system in the 20th century, the U.S. is still far from being the healthiest...
February 1, 2017 - 1:39pm
January 10, 2017
U.S. House speaker: Obamacare repeal will have transition time, replacement
WASHINGTON - The U.S.
January 10, 2017 - 1:00pm
January 8, 2017
U.S. Senate to act this week on Obamacare repeal, McConnell says
WASHINGTON - The U.S.
January 8, 2017 - 8:00pm
January 4, 2017
Republicans make repealing Obamacare 'first order of business'
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama exhorted fellow Democrats on Wednesday to preserve his legacy-defining healthcare law as Republicans moved...
January 4, 2017 - 9:00pm
January 3, 2017
Changing Obamacare likely to mean higher costs, less coverage - or both
Lori Eng, a 62-yearold office manager who works in western Nebraska, sent an email not long ago telling me she was “terrified” she might lose her Obamacare health insurance. The many horror stories passed along in the media had frightened her, and she wanted me to hear from someone...
January 3, 2017 - 7:49am
January 1, 2017
U.S. judge blocks transgender, abortion-related Obamacare protections
A federal judge in Texas on Saturday issued a court order barring enforcement of an Obama administration policy seeking to extend anti-discrimination protections under the Affordable Care Act to transgender health and abortion-related services. The decision sides with Texas, seven...
January 1, 2017 - 2:00pm
November 29, 2016
Obamacare realities block path to reform
When Donald Trump takes office, he and Congress are likely to keep those aspects of Obamacare that work and revamp those that don't. That's Tim Huckle's message in the Herald's interview today. And we suspect the CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota is right. But there's...
November 29, 2016 - 6:38am
What you need to know about choosing health insurance
Even though the election is over and Republicans are in a position to repeal and replace Obamacare as they've been vowing to do for several years, that doesn't mean you should avoid signing up for 2017 insurance coverage.
November 29, 2016 - 6:36am
November 8, 2016
State health insurance rates up, but many still lack coverage
If you go What: JRMC U Forum on Health Insurance When: 11:15 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 10 Where: Legacy Center, 419 5th St. NE, Jamestown Information:...
November 8, 2016 - 6:39am
October 26, 2016
Navigator Project available for ACA
The North Dakota Center for Persons with Disabilities, a center of excellence at Minot State University, was recently awarded $300,000 as a cooperative agreement with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid to assist North Dakota consumers in accessing health insurance through the federal...
October 26, 2016 - 6:55am
Obamacare premiums set to increase in N.D.
Average health insurance premiums are set to increase in North Dakota, but the state will avoid the eye-popping increases announced by the U.S....
October 26, 2016 - 6:43am
October 20, 2016
U.S. sees 1 million more people on Obamacare exchanges in 2017
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Health and Human Services Department estimates that 1 million more people will sign up for health insurance on the...
October 20, 2016 - 7:27am
October 13, 2016
ND bucks national trend of spiraling Obamacare costs, for now
FARGO -- North Dakota appears to be bucking a national trend in skyrocketing rate increases for health insurance sold under the Affordable Care Act’s marketplace. Individual purchasers of Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota, the state’s largest health insurer, will on average...
October 13, 2016 - 7:35am
July 19, 2016
UnitedHealth sees further losses for Obamacare insurance
UnitedHealth Group Inc.
July 19, 2016 - 12:00pm