Minnesota-based home health care management provider Univita Health is moving its headquarters in Eden Prairie to a new home in Florida. The move, which was first reported by the South Florida Business Journal, comes only a few weeks after the Fridley-based medical device giant Medtronic announcing ... More >>
A new study conducted by the University of Minnesota's State Health Access Data Assistance Center (SHADAC) finds that last fall's MNsure rollout coincided with a dramatic drop in the number of Minnesotans without health insurance.Between September 30 of last year and May 1, the number of uninsured M ... More >>
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From supporters to protesters to strippers, Miami will be ready
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Alarmists nationwide in denial
Food Network host gets raw behind the scenes
Bill O'Reilly picked on Bachmann in a way that Fox News normally doesn't.Michele Bachmann was on TV last night for a little plugging from her favorite channel, Fox News, and its most popular host, Bill O'Reilly. But instead of the typical "we're in this together, go get the black guy -- I mean ba ... More >>
Marcus looks gay in this picture.Now that Michele Bachmann is being taken seriously as a GOP presidential candidate, national scrutiny has begun to focus on her husband Marcus.Specifically: Is this dude gay or what?Marcus set off Cher's gaydar last week and before long #MarcusBachmannissogay was ... More >>
Up for re-election in November, congresswoman Michele Bachmann must figure it's time to haul out the scare tactics again. Two weeks ago the White House was fomenting socialism and One World Government. Now, we're back to Obama creating death panels with health care reform and opening a politi ... More >>
MAK faces her toughest test yet, but could make history
The brightest stars and dimmest hacks in the Capitol
Bad debt and budget cuts by the U of M leave community clinics scrambling to stay open
Earlier this year, City Pages ran a Q&A with Dave Durenberger as a cover story. The former U.S. Senator from Minnesota gave a frank critique of the current state of his own Republican party, saying mostly how it had been taken over by big money and religious zealots. Some of the stuff that didn't m ... More >>
Once again, MNCare would take the biggest hits
Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter David Cay Johnston talks about the retooling of the tax code to serve the very rich at the expense of the middle
Twin Cities teachers talk about how their schools and classrooms have changed
Even Republicans are alarmed by the governor's fiscal mismanagement
It was no secret that Jason Molacek heard voices telling him to murder. Cops, counselors, his parents--they all knew. So why didn't anyone stop him before he shot his mom to death?
A new book about working hard and getting nowhere
How Minnesota's new governor set the table for this year's budget-slashing "crisis" in state healthcare spending
Minnesota's success in providing health care to children is about to cost the state millions in federal funds
Lessons from a rough homebirth
Alumni of the Gore campaign money machine include an Energy Department staffer who turned the department's multibillion-dollar toxic-waste cleanup fund into a political pork barrel.
Days and nights on the front line at Minnesota's busiest emergency room.
The likely demolition of over 700 public housing units in north Minneapolis will scatter people who live there and open up 73 acres of prime real estate at downtown's edge. Is it a matter of civic renewal or a land grab?