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How Funeral Home Washburn-McReavy Stays Independent

Acquisitions and economies of scale have allowed Washburn-McReavy to stay independent.

June 29, 2015

Will the Supreme Court's ruling on health care affect Minnesota? Not really

The United States Supreme Court says the Affordable Care Act is able to provide financial help to low-income Americans purchasing health insurance through the federal health exchange, the New York...

June 25, 2015

41 patients approved to pick up medical marijuana when it becomes legal next week

With a little more than a week until medical marijuana becomes legal in Minnesota, only a few dozen patients have been approved to pick up the drug. The Minnesota Department of Health says 41...

June 22, 2015

'Horticulture meets medicine,' as medical marijuana facility opens in Cottage Grove

Congrats, LeafLine Labs! July 1st is almost here, and the production facility is ready. #medicalcannabis #minnesota — Haberman (@modernstories) June 17, 2015 Company...

June 17, 2015

8 Minnesota health insurers seek hefty rate hikes for some plans

Eight Minnesota health insurers are proposing double-digit rate increases for some of their individual and small group insurance plans in 2016, MPR News reports, with requests ranging as high as 74...

June 03, 2015

Twin Cities at center of race to build next generation of pacemakers

A race to the future is taking place right now in the Twin Cities, as rival companies battle it out to build the next generation of equipment for millions of heart patients. The goal? To create a...

June 03, 2015

Qualified patients can begin registering for state's medical marijuana program

Patients can now start registering with Minnesota’s new medical marijuana program so they can start receiving the drug when it becomes legal July 1. Registration for the program begins 9 a.m....

June 01, 2015

Minnesota's 50 Fantastic Firsts

We challenge any other state to come up with a list of extraordinary innovations as impressive as Minnesota’s.

May 29, 2015

Broadened law lets Minnesota hospitals dispense medical marijuana

When medical cannabis becomes legal this July in pill and liquid form, patients will be able to obtain it at Minnesota hospitals and health care facilities. According to an announcement by the...

May 29, 2015

Low-income families face health price hikes because of MinnesotaCare cuts

Health insurance premiums and out-of-pocket costs for thousands of people on low-incomes will increase because of cuts to MinnesotaCare that were approved this week. Although a GOP-led attempt to...

May 23, 2015

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