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Bill To Lower Cigar Tax Passes Minnesota House Committee
A Minnesota House Committee advanced a bill on Thursday to lower the tax on premium cigars.
Minn. Lawmakers Continue Debate Over Relief For Insurance Rate Hikes
Minnesota lawmakers are working to offset massive health insurance premium increases for more than 100,000 residents who buy their own coverage.
Rare Rat Virus Infects 2 People In Wisconsin
Health officials are investigating how a rare rat virus called the Seoul virus infected eight people in Wisconsin and Illinois.
Drinking Coffee May Help You Live Longer, Study Finds
A study conducted by Stanford Medicine has found that drinking coffee can help you live longer.
Report: Abortion Rate Drops To Lowest Level Since Legalization
Even as the election outcome intensifies America's abortion debate, a comprehensive new survey finds the annual number of abortions in the U.S has dropped to well under 1 million, the lowest level since 1974.
Trump Assures Health Insurance 'For Everybody'
An embrace of universal health care would mark a sharp break for most Republicans, as they plan to repeal and replace the current health care law.
Minneapolis Giving Away 200 Free Radon Test Kits
The Minnesota Department of Health says 40 percent of homes in Minnesota have elevated levels of the gas.
Good Question: How Do Glasses & Contacts Work?
Three-quarters of Americans wear some sort of corrective lenses. They put on glasses or put in contacts each morning, but usually have no idea how the lenses help them see.
Case Of Tuberculosis Confirmed At St. Louis Park High School
An individual associated with St. Louis Park High School has been diagnosed with tuberculosis. According to the St. Louis Park Public Schools Superintendent Rob Metz, the Hennepin County Department of Health notified the school of the individual's...
Minnesota Senate Approves Health Insurance Relief Package
Minnesota's Senate has passed a bill providing relief for massive health insurance premium hikes.
Good Question: Why Do We Weigh Less In The Morning?
Have you ever weighed yourself at night and then again in the morning? You've likely noticed you're a few pounds lighter.
Life Story: John Hogenson
John Hogenson led three of the largest Lutheran churches in the state and had a remarkable ability to share his joy.
VocalEssence Helps Young Moms Record Original Lullabies
Phillip Shoultz conducts the musical group, VocalEssence, which is giving that guidance to new mothers from Longfellow Alternative High School.
MN Lawmakers Rush To Help Those Facing Health Insurance Premium Hikes
Minnesota lawmakers are rushing to cobble together a relief plan for residents facing massive health insurance premium hikes.
Researchers: 1-Hour Afternoon Nap Could Improve Brain's Performance
You probably don't get the chance to take an afternoon nap at work, but it could help improve your performance.
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