The good news about fatness in Minnesota is that the state is now the 13th least obese, down from 20th last year. Unfortunately, that's because people elsewhere got fatter.
Updated: July 08, 2011, - 01:18 AM
Cracks in the system of care for sick and frail Minnesotans are emerging this week as the loss of state services begins to disrupt providers' ability to maintain staff and facilities.
Updated: July 07, 2011, - 06:32 AM
Medicare's new annual wellness tests are designed to catch problems early. Some say they're not enough.
Updated: July 03, 2011, - 10:35 PM
Layoffs and curtailed services in wake of budget impasse have some Minnesotans angry, others fearful.
Updated: July 01, 2011, - 10:55 PM
After raising four children, she devoted her attention to her beloved canines. She also loved to travel.
Updated: June 23, 2011, - 08:27 PM
For 20 years, Minnesotans have lived longer than people in all but two other states.
Updated: June 16, 2011, - 08:03 PM
Minnesotans have been holding back on paying for care during the recession, says a new state analysis of the financial situation.
Updated: June 08, 2011, - 08:50 PM
An obscure provision in a 1981 law allows ex-legislators to buy state group health insurance, then dip in and out as they need it.
Updated: June 01, 2011, - 09:09 AM
But a similar state program is probably still more attractive.
Updated: May 31, 2011, - 10:53 PM