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MNsure Making Big Enrollment Push Ahead Of Deadline

The new federal health care law says everyone must be signed up by midnight Monday, or face a penalty. In Minnesota, MNsure is moving quickly to enroll as many people as possible over the weekend. Already this week, MNsure ramped up recruiting at more than 1,000 signup events.

03/28/2014

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MNsure Enrollment Tops 145,000

Minnesota’s health insurance exchange is reporting a jump in enrollments as Monday’s open enrollment deadline approaches. MNsure officials say total enrollment has topped 145,000.

03/26/2014

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MNsure Board Approves Preliminary Budget For 2015

Officials with Minnesota’s new health insurance marketplace say their preliminary budget for 2015 will be balanced without seeking new federal or state money. MNsure Interim CEO Scott Leitz told reporters Wednesday that the proposed $39.8 million budget for next year is based on the assumption that the federal government will let the exchange carry over $5 million in federal grants that have already been awarded but not spent.

03/12/2014

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MNsure Announces More Than 113,000 Minnesotans Enrolled

More than 113,000 Minnesotans have enrolled in health insurance coverage through the state’s exchange, MNsure announced Friday. “We are happy with the number of people we have enrolled so far, but we’re not done working yet.”

03/07/2014

Do I Lose My Health Insurance If I Am Laid Off Or Fired?

If your health insurance is provided by your employer, you will lose coverage if you are laid off or fired. But there are options to stay covered.

03/06/2014

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MNsure Enrollment Grows, But Private Plans Lag

Insurance signups through Minnesota’s health care marketplace continued to grow into February to more than 90,000 people, but enrollment continues to be weighted more toward public plans over private insurance.

02/05/2014

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Reality Check: The State Of MNsure

A big announcement came Friday on Minnesota’s troubled health care exchange. MNsure says it is extending the signup deadline for thousands of Minnesotans who may have had trouble getting on its website.

12/20/2013

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MNsure Signups Nearly Triple In Second 2 Weeks

Almost 11,000 people have signed up for insurance through Minnesota’s online exchange in its first month of operation.

11/06/2013

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Jump In Enrollment Prompting Plan For Minneapolis Schools

The Minneapolis Public School District is expected to grow by more than 3,000 kids over the next five years. That means some big changes are going to have to take place to keep up with all the new students.

10/04/2013

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Proposal: Uptick In Mpls. School Enrollment Equals Expansions

Five years from now, the Minneapolis Public School District will look much different. Enrollment is up significantly and it’s expected to continue to rise by 3,300 students, and that means there’s a need for more space.

10/03/2013

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Mpls. High Schools See Uptick In Enrollment

When Minneapolis students had back to class a week from Monday, the district will experience something it hasn’t in more than a decade – a spike in the number of high school students attending Minneapolis Public Schools. For the first time since 2001, enrollment district-wide will be more than 34,000 students – nearly more than 400 than last year.

08/17/2013

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Insurer UnitedHealth’s 1Q Profit Climbs 3 Percent

UnitedHealth Group Inc.’s first-quarter net income rose 3 percent as enrollment and revenue gains countered an increase in operating costs, and the health insurer raised its 2012 earnings forecast.

04/19/2012

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Mpls. To Re-Open 3 Schools Due To Growing Enrollment

There have been many stories over the years about schools closing in Minneapolis because of declining enrollment. But today we can report that Minneapolis will re-open three schools because of growing enrollment.

11/30/2011

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Enrollment Tops 200,000 In MnSCU, For Second Year

More than 200,000 students are now enrolled in credit-bearing courses in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system, and a record 43,141 of them are members of racial minorities.

10/13/2011

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Lowest UW-Madison Admission Rate In 2 Decades

Wisconsin’s flagship university has accepted about half of the students who want to attend the school this fall.

06/29/2011

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