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Minnesota man sentenced to more than a decade in prison for Bakken housing scheme
Why Americans - including hunters - are souring on big-game hunting
House GOP tax plan would fall $1.3 trillion short of paying for itself, study finds
'Our family is complete': Minnesota family reunited with dog who spent 10 days in ND cold
nation and world
Some refuges open to late-season upland game
Darkhouse spearfishing opens Dec. 1
Loboes sweep Tommies for state B three-peat
Just Out Of Reach: Century defeats Jays in Class A title match
Jimmie Roundup: Young improves on national finish
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Commentary: Sophia Wilansky got hurt because the #NoDAPL movement used violence as a tactic
Open road welcome; traffic concerns remain
Letter to the editor: House tax bill hurts North Dakotans
Ruth (Van Winkle) Soma
Henry "Hank" Fietzek
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Trinity seeking food donations
First Baptist continues refugee mission
Senior Menu, Activities Nov. 6-10
Morrison graduates from university
Retzlaff among scholarship recipients
Students sought for national science camp
FCCU raises money, collects items for food pantries
Community calendar of events for Nov. 20, 2017
Jim & Babe Boyd
January 3, 2014
US hospital, family agree on moving brain-dead girl
SAN FRANCISCO - The family of a 13-year-old girl declared brain dead after a tonsillectomy gone wrong will be allowed to take their daughter to a new facility without removing the ventilator that is keeping her heart and lungs working. The agreement on Friday between Children's...
January 3, 2014 - 7:00pm
US asks Supreme Court not to extend Catholics' contraception exemption
WASHINGTON - The U.S.
January 3, 2014 - 3:00pm
January 1, 2014
Doctors, hospitals expect some confusion as ACA plans start
Hospitals and medical practices across the United States are bracing for confusion and administrative hassles as new insurance plans under President
January 1, 2014 - 9:50am
December 30, 2013
New test for health overhaul on Jan. 1; Thousands of Americans will begin to use ACA’s medical coverage for the first time
New Year’s Day will bring a fresh test for President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, as hundreds of thousands of Americans will begin to use the program’s new medical coverage for the first time. For the nation’s health care system as well as its politics, the stakes...
December 30, 2013 - 7:14am
December 27, 2013
Heitkamp sponsors bill to ensure disabled vets receive care necessary
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Sen. Heidi Heitkamp is co-sponsoring a bill to help ensure that disabled veterans receive the care necessary for the best quality of life. The North Dakota Democrat, along with Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., introduced in the Senate the Vulnerable Veterans Housing...
December 27, 2013 - 8:08am
December 26, 2013
N.D. rare state with GOP governor supporting Medicare expansion
BISMARCK — Their weather may not have much in common, but when it comes to politics, Arizona and North Dakota aren’t that far apart. Both states lean heavily Republican, led by Republican governors with state Legislatures controlled by GOP supermajorities in both houses.
December 26, 2013 - 7:13am
December 24, 2013
Extension: Last-minute insurance shoppers get extra day to sign up for health care
By Carla K. Johnson Associated Press CHICAGO — Anticipating heavy traffic on the government’s health care website, the Obama administration extended Monday’s deadline for signing up for insurance by a day, giving Americans in 36 states more time to select a plan. It was the...
December 24, 2013 - 7:00am
December 21, 2013
BCBS pulls out as possible provider
BISMARCK — North Dakota is down to one potential provider of expanded Medicaid coverage. The North Dakota Department of Human Services said Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota has withdrawn its proposal for involvement in the state Medicaid expansion. The Bismarck Tribune reported...
December 21, 2013 - 8:59am
December 18, 2013
MNsure promises improvement and looks into extending deadline
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's health insurance marketplace leaders are looking into extending a Monday deadline for buying policies. And MNsure's new leader promised Wednesday to improve service to Minnesotans.
December 18, 2013 - 2:32pm
December 17, 2013
Sanford Health forms alliance with Montana system
Sanford Health has formed a strategic alliance with Benefis Health System to collaborate on clinical initiatives, physician recruitment and services, information technology, quality programs, research potentials and cost reduction. Benefis is based in Great Falls, Mont....
December 17, 2013 - 10:54am
December 16, 2013
Medicaid expansions: Politics color governors’ decisions on Medicaid
By Charles Babington Associated Press WASHINGTON — Partisan politics are coloring governors’ decisions about whether to expand Medicaid in their states, affecting billions of dollars and thousands of low-income people. The question of whether they receive Medicaid coverage...
December 16, 2013 - 7:01am
November 21, 2013
Meeting on ACA set here Dec. 10
AARP North Dakota will conduct an informational session on the Affordable Care Act from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec.
November 21, 2013 - 7:24am
November 16, 2013
Noridian in legal dispute over health exchange
FARGO — Noridian Healthcare Solutions is embroiled in legal action with a Florida firm over disputes involving the two firms’ efforts to establish an online health insurance marketplace for the state of Maryland. Noridian, affiliated with Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota,...
November 16, 2013 - 8:00am
Hoeven: Year delay in ACA will do little
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen.
November 16, 2013 - 7:16am
House OKs health law change
By David Espo Associated Press WASHINGTON — Brushing aside a White House veto threat, the Republican-controlled House voted by a healthy bipartisan majority Friday to weaken a core component of “Obamacare” and permit the sale of individual health coverage that falls short...
November 16, 2013 - 7:08am