Health

Minnesota Health Insurers Propose Higher Rates

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota's four largest small-business health insurers are proposing average premium increases next year. The Star Tribune reports that increases range from 8 to 17 percent. Some insurers say the increases are needed because enrollees are consuming more…

Salmonella Linked to Shelled Peas at 3 Wisconsin Markets

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Wisconsin health officials are investigating an outbreak of salmonella linked to shelled peas sold at farmers' markets. The state Department of Health Services said Friday at least seven cases of salmonella are reported in four Wisconsin…

Duluth and Superior Combine to Honor Survivors

DULUTH, Minn. - Mayors Emily Larson and Jim Paine joined sexual assault survivors from Duluth and Superior, as well as their allies on Park point Wednesday to dedicate a day towards breaking…

New Strategies In Place For Missing Duluth Couple Case

Saturday August 5th, It was day 8 of the missing Duluth couple Ron and Mary Tarnowski. Saturday hundreds gathered at the Tarnowski home in hopes that a search party would bring them home. "We are not giving up hope. We're…

Helping Parents With Autistic Children

Duluth, Minn. The Duluth Regional Care Center is helping parents learn how to help children with autism. Thanks to a 950,000 grant from the Minnesota Department of Human Services the group…

Proposed Minnesota Health Insurance Rates for 2018

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota residents who purchase their own individual health plans, including those offered through MNsure, are getting a peek at their rates for 2018. The proposed rates are good news for those shopping on the individual markets,…

Affordable Housing Problems In Duluth

Duluth, Minn. Duluth is working towards solutions to address our own affordable housing crisis. Tonight a panel full of organizations like loafs and fishes and the Salvation Army were on hand for a…

CASDA Hosts Golf Fundraiser Friday

SUPERIOR, Wis. - The Center Against Sexual and Domestic Abuse is looking for golfers with a strong short game and a strong sock game. Friday CASDA hosts its 5th annual 'Socks for…

Purchase a Blizzard - Help Children's Miracle Network

DULUTH, Minn. - Today you can enjoy a sweet treat all while supporting Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare. It's all for Dairy Queen's Annual "Miracle Treat Day" fundraiser. Gillette has clinics throughout Minnesota…

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