The number of people who signed up for insurance through Minnesota's online exchange nearly tripled from its first two weeks of operation to its second two weeks, but it's impossible to say whether MNsure is succeeding in the key goal of the federal health overhaul: reducing the number of people without insurance coverage.
Updated: November 06, 2013, - 05:05 PM
Minnesota's health insurance exchange on Wednesday released its first data on enrollment, showing that two weeks into its launch more than 3,700 people have signed up for health insurance coverage.
Updated: October 16, 2013, - 08:10 PM
Former U.S. Sen. Rod Grams has entered hospice care following a cancer diagnosis in April 2012.
Updated: October 09, 2013, - 09:45 AM
The citizen board that's directing Minnesota's new, state-run health insurance exchange is working on a policy to root out their own possible conflicts of interest.
Updated: August 07, 2013, - 05:45 PM
Julianne Ortman, a veteran state senator from the Twin Cities suburbs, on Saturday joined the growing group of Republicans who want to challenge incumbent Democratic Sen. Al Franken next year.
Updated: August 03, 2013, - 02:30 PM
When Republican Senate candidate Mike McFadden raised $765,000 in the inaugural month of his bid to take on Minnesota Sen. Al Franken, he sent an important signal about his ability to compete in a high-profile race that will depend heavily on money.
Updated: July 24, 2013, - 11:25 AM
For the first time, a fired Minnesota Senate operative has made detailed accusations central to his federal wrongful termination lawsuit: a list of other lawmakers and staff members who allegedly carried on affairs over the years without losing their jobs.
Updated: July 11, 2013, - 08:09 PM
Douglas Dayton, who led the transformation of a family department store into retailing giant Target Corp., has died at the age of 88.
Updated: July 07, 2013, - 05:20 PM
Kurt Zellers, Minnesota's most recent Republican House speaker, joined the race for governor Sunday, saying he would bring a middle-class family man's sensibility to the job.
Updated: June 23, 2013, - 08:33 PM