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MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
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March 9, 2017
Proposal calls for ND to self-fund health insurance
BISMARCK—A bill floated at the North Dakota Legislature calls for the state to self-fund its health insurance plan for its employees, a...
March 9, 2017 - 6:37pm
February 8, 2017
Premium perk: State medical benefits generous but may not tell full story
BISMARCK — North Dakota legislators appear to be backing away from Gov. Doug Burgum's proposal that state employees pay 5 percent of their medical insurance, but even with that increase, state workers would pay less than others. Currently, the state pays all of its employees'...
February 8, 2017 - 8:46pm
January 15, 2017
Trump says he'll have health 'insurance for everybody' under new plan almost ready
WASHINGTON - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump aims to replace Obamacare with a plan that would envisage "insurance for everybody," he said...
January 15, 2017 - 10:50pm
January 7, 2017
Health insurers won't cover medical marijuana in North Dakota
FARGO — North Dakota voters overwhelmingly approved the legalization of medical marijuana, and lawmakers are grappling with launching the...
January 7, 2017 - 4:54pm
November 15, 2016
Counselors help demystify health insurance enrollment
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Nichole Shilling, 25, has had health insurance for about four years now.
November 15, 2016 - 9:46pm
October 25, 2016
AARP sues U.S. agency over employee wellness programs
A lobbying group representing older Americans sued the Obama administration on Monday, Oct. 24, claiming regulations for programs designed to rein in employee health care costs will subject workers to invasions of their medical privacy. Rules released in May by the U.S. Equal Employment...
October 25, 2016 - 10:48am
October 12, 2016
ND bucks national trend of spiraling Obamacare costs, for now
FARGO—North Dakota appears to be bucking a national trend in skyrocketing rate increases for health insurance sold under the Affordable...
October 12, 2016 - 9:17pm
August 25, 2016
Mylan offers discounts on EpiPen after Clinton criticism
Mylan NV said on Thursday, Aug. 25, it would reduce the out-of-pocket cost of its severe allergy treatment EpiPen through a discount program,...
August 25, 2016 - 4:54pm
July 1, 2016
Letter: Put focus on making health insurance truly affordable
I am person who is continually looking at ways to save money, and as a family we make every attempt to control our spending and make wise decisions. I have followed the Affordable Care Act since it hit the media in full force nine years ago and today I am watching what Congress may...
July 1, 2016 - 12:16am
January 27, 2016
Deadline for Obamacare enrollment looms
FARGO -- Officials on Wednesday urged North Dakotans who haven't yet enrolled for coverage this year under the Affordable Care Act not to wait until the Sunday deadline to sign up. As of the latest tally, through Saturday, more than 20,300 North Dakota residents had enrolled for 2016...
January 27, 2016 - 7:31pm
August 12, 2015
Access to health care ‘a godsend’ for uninsured man
FARGO — Not long ago, Mike Barry was going to a homeless health clinic to take care of his chronic health conditions, which include diabetes,...
August 12, 2015 - 11:23pm
June 25, 2015
U.S. top court backs Obamacare, president says it's here to stay
* Conservative Chief Justice Roberts authors 6-3 ruling * Obama says his healthcare law is "here to stay" * Scalia delivers blistering dissent * Healthcare industry breathe collective sigh of relief (Adds updated market reaction) WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Supreme Court on...
June 25, 2015 - 5:10pm
North Dakota leaders have mixed feelings in Affordable Care Act ruling
WASHINGTON -- Members of North Dakota's and Minnesota's congressional delegations had mixed feelings on the U.S. Supreme Court's decision Thursday to uphold nationwide tax subsidies under the Affordable Care Act. King v. Burwell hinged on whether those who purchased coverage through...
June 25, 2015 - 5:09pm
June 19, 2015
Health insurers proposing rate increases for 2016
GRAND FORKS — Some of the biggest insurance companies in North Dakota and Minnesota have proposed double-digit rate increases for premiums on plans purchased outside of the workplace, a trend one official said has to do with higher health care costs. Blue Cross Blue Shield, the...
June 19, 2015 - 11:27pm
June 18, 2015
North Dakotans could be at risk of losing health insurance subsidies
FARGO — An advocacy group for health consumers said Thursday that 14,000 North Dakotans are at risk of losing their health insurance subsidies if the U.S. Supreme Court rules against the Obama administration’s Affordable Care Act. Families USA said the King v. Burwell case, which...
June 18, 2015 - 11:21pm