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Ebola doesn't represent great risk to Minnesotans, health officials say

In the wake of the first case of Ebola to be diagnosed in the United States, Minnesota health officials said if the virus is found in the state, it wouldn’t represent a great health risk to...

October 01, 2014

MNsure rates higher – but still remain lowest in nation on average

Minnesota’s health insurance exchange will once again have the lowest average rates in the nation – despite prices actually going up overall. At a press conference Wednesday morning, MNsure...

October 01, 2014

Health officials confirm 2nd possible Ebola patient in US; 1st patient ID'd

RT@WBTV_News: UPDATE: #Ebola patient had contact w/ children & has been identified. Read more» — Brigida Mack WBTV (@BrigidaMack) October 1...

October 01, 2014

No big open for multimillion-dollar hospital project in Thief River Falls

Despite spending $60 million on a new medical facility in Thief River Falls and trumpeting its debut, Sanford Health is delaying the hospital’s grand opening, which was scheduled for...

September 30, 2014


Zyga Technology Completes $10M Financing Round

The medical device company currently has one product available in the U.S. with another currently under clinical investigations in Europe.

September 26, 2014


MN Med Tech Firms Chosen For Annual Showcase

Ativa Medical, Magic Arms for the World and Zimmer Spine, Inc., each selected to present in front of 2,000 industry peers.

September 25, 2014

Prominent Minnetonka doctor dies in motorcycle crash

A 71-year-old longtime behavioral pediatrician from Minnetonka, who had a lifesaving liver transplant last year, died in a motorcycle crash on an annual camping trip in South Dakota. Dr. Ernest W...

September 21, 2014

Could Medtronic's Latest Monitoring Implant Be A Lifestyle Option?

The Reveal LINQ's smaller size is being touted as a breakthrough.

September 19, 2014

ACA Could Be Just What CieloStar Was Waiting For

CEO Bill Mehus leads the company to another new business model to stay ahead of the pack.

September 19, 2014

Republican candidates take aim at MNsure in wake of insurer's exit

Republican candidates in Minnesota’s two most prominent midterm election races lined up a new campaign target this week: MNsure. Since PreferredOne’s Tuesday announcement it was pulling...

September 19, 2014

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