Labor Day in the Brainerd lakes area often includes taking time with family and friends to enjoy one last day on the lake. But for others it means an illness, injury or the need for medical care. When this happens, Essentia Health - St.
Burger and craft beer connoisseurs take note: The Boulder Tap House will be joining the lakes area dining options in June. The restaurant features burgers, beer and wings in a sports bar setting.
CAREER ? Atomic Learning gains award LITTLE FALLS - The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) presented the 2013 CODiE Awards in education technology on May 6, during SIIA's annual Ed Tech Industry Summit.
ST. PAUL - Twice rejected by the Department of Commerce, a nonprofit insurer's proposal to spend part of the state's tobacco settlement on anti-smoking programs now rests with the Minnesota Court of Appeals.
ST. PAUL (AP) - A $20 million anti-tobacco advertising campaign will hit the Minnesota airwaves early next year.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota's HMOs showed a surplus of almost $20 million last year after two years of losing money, according to a survey by a managed care industry analyst.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Hubert "Buck" Humphrey IV, grandson of a vice president and son of Minnesota's former attorney general, has been hired as a policy aide to Minneapolis Mayor Sharon Sayles Belton.
ST. PAUL (AP) - Minnesota's health plans have refused to pay for $28.5 million of mental-health and chemical-dependency treatment administered by state agencies, according to a legislative auditor's report.
ST. PAUL (AP) - Several months after being sued for denying mental-health care treatment for children, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota has agreed to allow an independent panel of experts rule over its treatment decisions.
ST. PAUL (AP) - After winning what he called an "unprecedented" settlement with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota for increased mental health coverage, Attorney General Mike Hatch said Tuesday he would call on the state's other HMOs to follow suit.
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