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  • MNsure

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s state-run health insurance exchange has announced a one-week special enrollment period. It’s designed to give Minnesotans extra time to take advantage of a new law providing relief from rising …

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    30 Jan 17
  • Gov Dayton

    (Learfield News Wire/St. Paul, MN)  Governor Mark Dayton has signed into law legislation giving a state-paid 25 percent discount in 2017 to those hit with big health insurance premium increases in the individual market — …

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    27 Jan 17
  • Meeker Memorial Hospital

    – Litchfield MN — Meeker Memorial Hospital has implemented visitor restrictions on 01/26/17. Due to the prevalence of influenza (FLU) already this season and to further protect patients, staff and the community from its spread, …

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    27 Jan 17
  • MN National Guard

    MONTICELLO, Minn. — More than 120 Soldiers from the Monticello-based 257th Military Police Company will be deploying to U.S. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay in support of Joint Task Force Guantanamo. “Our unit is trained and ready …

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    26 Jan 17
  • capitol bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are closing in on a relief package to help more than 100,000 Minnesota residents cover health insurance costs. Legislative leaders finalized a compromise bill Wednesday that would help …

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    26 Jan 17
  • Renville County Courthouse

    (Renville County, MN) A 34-year-old Buffalo Lake man has now been charged in Renville County Court after allegedly fleeing authorities in a motor vehicle in Renville County Sunday afternoon. Joshua Byron Stark is facing six …

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    25 Jan 17
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Mayo Clinic says Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton’s fall during his State of the State address was not related to his prostate cancer diagnosis. In a statement Tuesday evening, Mayo …

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    25 Jan 17
  • Fatal Snowmobile Accident

    Authorities have released the name of the snowmobiler that died after hitting a fence east of Stewart this past weekend. He’s identified as 29-year-old Alexander Doering of Rural Brownton. The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office says …

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    24 Jan 17