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Early snapshot of 2015 MNsure premiums coming up

Early snapshot of 2015 MNsure premiums coming upThe state Commerce Department is preparing to release an early snapshot of 2015 premiums for policies sold on MNsure.
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  • 3 days, 18 hours ago
KARE 11 Extras

Camp Wabi helps kids who struggle with obesity

Camp Wabi helps kids who struggle with obesityCamp Manitou just doesn't seem like the kind of place a kid would avoid but the kids that arrived there in August came for Camp Wabi came less than excited.
  • KARE 11 Extras
  • 1 week ago
Health

Mystery illness sickens dozens of WI students

Mystery illness sickens dozens of WI studentsMore than 50 students at Durand High School are sick with some sort of gastrointestinal illness. The symptoms started showing up Monday. Students are experiencing vomiting, nausea and diarrhea.
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  • 1 week ago
Cancer

Bridgewater's biggest fan proves she's a fighter

Bridgewater's biggest fan proves she's a fighterThere was a time when Murphy wasn't sure she'd see the day when her son would play in the National Football League.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
KARE 11 Investigates

KARE 11 Investigates: VA records show vet rescheduled appointment after death

KARE 11 Investigates: VA records show vet rescheduled appointment after deathAccording to official medical records, a former Minnesota Marine apparently contacted the Minneapolis VA from his grave to cancel an existing appointment and reschedule it.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Health

29 interested in growing Minnesota medical pot

29 interested in growing Minnesota medical potThe Minnesota Department of Health says it has received 29 letters of intent from people interested in growing medical marijuana under the state's new program.
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
KARE 11 Investigates

KARE 11 Investigates: Local hospital used unsterilized equipment

KARE 11 Investigates: Local hospital used unsterilized equipmentInternal memos and emails obtained by KARE 11 News reveal that Abbott Northwestern hospital used "unsterilized" medical equipment in surgeries last week, potentially putting some patients at risk of serious infections.
  • KARE 11 Investigates
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Health

More confirmed virus cases expected in Twin Cities

More confirmed virus cases expected in Twin CitiesMedical authorities in the Twin Cities expect the count of children with Enterovirus 68 to climb beyond the dozen confirmed cases thus far.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Health

Bird virus closes islands in Minnesota

Bird virus closes islands in MinnesotaThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says islands in Meeker County's Pigeon Lake are off limits to the public because of a bird virus.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Health

HCMC keeping watch on Enterovirus D-68 in Minn.

HCMC keeping watch on Enterovirus D-68 in Minn.Doctors at HCMC are keeping a close watch on the spread of the Enterovirus D-68 in Minnesota.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Health

Health officials confirm a dozen MN Enterovirus cases

Health officials confirm a dozen MN Enterovirus casesHealth officials are now confirming at least a dozen cases of the severe respiratory virus Enterovirus D68 in Minnesota.
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  • 2 weeks ago
Local

Bachman family proposes pot farm in Cottage Grove

Bachman family proposes pot farm in Cottage GroveA company recently founded by members of the Bachman family has proposed the establishment of a medical marijuana farm in Cottage Grove.
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  • 2 weeks ago
Health

Confirmed case of Enterovirus D68 in Minn.

Confirmed case of Enterovirus D68 in Minn.The respiratory virus that has already sickened hundreds of children across the U.S. has hit Minnesota.
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  • 2 weeks ago
Health

Ebola in West Africa touching lives in Minnesota

Ebola in West Africa touching lives in Minnesota"Liberians in Minnesota are losing multiple family members overseas to Ebola."
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Motivation Monday

Motivation Monday: Give Your Health a Jump Start This Fall!

Motivation Monday: Give Your Health a Jump Start This Fall!Fitness expert, Chris Freytag, stopped by Sunrise to share 5 things you can do to get on track with your health!
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
KARE 11 Investigates

KARE 11 Investigation sparks concerns at meeting

KARE 11 Investigation sparks concerns at meetingThe Minneapolis VA Medical Center held a town hall meeting Friday morning to listen to veterans concerns.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Health

Hospitals busy treating kids with enterovirus symptoms

Hospitals busy treating kids with enterovirus symptomsHospitals in the Twin Cities say they've been unusually busy treating children with severe respiratory problems that match the symptoms of the enterovirus.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Health

Medical pot program combines medicine and research

Medical pot program combines medicine and researchMinnesota's new medical marijuana program doesn't stop at the sales counter.
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  • 3 weeks ago
Health

Minn. hospitals seeing surge in respiratory illnesses

Minn. hospitals seeing surge in respiratory illnessesSeveral children's hospitals across the state are reporting a surge in respiratory illnesses as concern grows over enterovirus 68.
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  • 3 weeks ago
Health

Answers to your enterovirus concerns

Answers to your enterovirus concernsThe respiratory virus that is impacting children throughout the country has a lot parents asking plenty of questions.
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Health

Snow kidney sculptor still waiting for transplant

Snow kidney sculptor still waiting for transplantA man who sculpted a kidney out of snow is turning to a new way of raising transplant awareness and cash.
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Health

Preventing spread of quickly-moving virus

Preventing spread of quickly-moving virusThere are no confirmed cases of enterovirus D68 in Minnesota, but Children's Hospitals and Clinics are at capacity.
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Motivation Monday

Motivation Monday: Pigeon Series for tight and sore hips

Motivation Monday: Pigeon Series for tight and sore hipsChris Freytag joins KARE 11 Sunrise Monday morning to demonstrate the pigeon pose series, a must do for cardio lovers. The technique helps to open the hips and alleviate back pain.
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Health

Serious respiratory illness hits hundreds of kids

Serious respiratory illness hits hundreds of kidsHundreds of children in about a dozen states have been sickened by a severe respiratory illness.
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
KARE 11 Investigates

Feds respond to KARE 11 VA investigation

Feds respond to KARE 11 VA investigationDept. of Veterans Affairs Office of Inspector General is flying an investigator to MN next week to interview whistleblowers.
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
KARE 11 Investigates

KARE 11 Investigates: VA failed to schedule important medical procedure

KARE 11 Investigates: VA failed to schedule important medical procedureThe Minneapolis VA Medical Center is apparently trying to tackle a backlog of patient scheduling needs that could potentially jeopardize the health of veterans, according to emails obtained by KARE 11 News.
  • KARE 11 Investigates
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Local

3,000 Minn. high school athletes suffered concussions

3,000 Minn. high school athletes suffered concussionsA state-mandated study of high school athletes' concussions was unveiled Thursday at the State Department of Health.
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  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago