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January 22, 2018
Rick Rayburn of Rutledge, Minn. points to the paperwork he was given when signing up for MNSure health insurance. After signing up for the insurance Rick and his wife Rose were placed on medical assistance. Once on MA, without notification from the State of Minnesota, liens were placed on their property to recover the costs of the insurance. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Minnesotans fight to change federal law allowing government to recover estates for Medicaid costs
January 22, 2018 - 6:00am
January 17, 2018
MNsure: Record enrollment for insurance through exchange went smoothly
January 17, 2018 - 8:22pm
January 13, 2018
Shingles: What you need to know
January 13, 2018 - 12:01pm
January 5, 2018
Alexandria residents save $8,300 in tax credits through MNsure
January 5, 2018 - 11:30am
January 4, 2018
Troy Becker / Forum News Service
Opioids become major Minnesota killer
January 4, 2018 - 2:09pm
January 3, 2018
Understanding opioid-related terms
January 3, 2018 - 2:36pm
Opioids notebook: Genetics one of many causes for opioid addiction
January 3, 2018 - 1:36pm
Two-year-old Kaidence Sletto, daughter of Adrianna and Kyle Sletto of Brandon, was diagnosed with an acute form of leukemia on Sunday, Dec. 17. She was placed in a medically induced coma and on a ventilator due to a mass on her chest that had been pushing on her lung, restricting her breathing. (Contributed)
Cough leads to cancer diagnosis for Brandon 2-year-old
January 3, 2018 - 7:08am
December 29, 2017
Brandon-Evansville sophomore Tanner Bitzan splits the defense of CGB for two of his 13 points on Dec. 19. Bitzan is playing with a heart condition that has required two surgeries in the past year. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Playing with purpose: Bitzan produces for B-E despite scare with heart condition
December 29, 2017 - 9:01am
December 15, 2017
Ways to keep holiday eating healthy
December 15, 2017 - 4:09pm
December 5, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton responds to a question during a 2015 governor's candidate debate in Moorhead, Minn. File Photo / Forum News Service
Now cancer-free, Dayton encourages screenings for early detection
December 5, 2017 - 2:06pm
November 22, 2017
One of the "toxic toys" Minnesota regulators have found.  Submitted photo
Minn. regulators find toxic children's jewelry
November 22, 2017 - 2:39pm
November 15, 2017
MNsure CEO Allison O'Toole and Gov. MarkDayton talk to reporters Sept. 20, 2017, about health insurance. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MNsure sign-ups on pace for at least 5 percent growth
November 15, 2017 - 7:47pm
October 19, 2017
Allison O'Toole
MNsure ready for open enrollment to begin
October 19, 2017 - 6:25pm
Ecumen announced Tuesday, Oct. 17 that Alexandria senior housing and care provider Ecumen Bethany Community is being sold to Monarch Healthcare Management of Mankato. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
New Bethany owners envision upgrades
October 19, 2017 - 3:04pm
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