Central Minnesotans on Wednesday remembered former U.S. Sen. Rod Grams, R-Minn., as a friendly and approachable politician and radio station owner.
Grams, who owned three Little Falls radio stations, died Tuesday night at his home in Crown.
Two Republican House members, who opposed the establishment of MNsure, Minnesota's new health insurance exchange at the Legislature, haven't grown any fonder of the program that kicked off Tuesday.
Minority Leader Kurt Daudt, R-Crown, and Rep.
Minnesota Human Services Commissioner Lucinda Jesson said MNsure is there to help people who have no insurance, people who have preexisting health conditions and small businesses that will now receive the advantages larger firms receive by buying coverage in bulk.
The new health insurance exchange p...
Three Nor-Son employees remained hospitalized Friday night after an early morning construction accident at Timberwood Church in Nisswa.
Nor-Son officials said the workers suffered injuries when a series of trusses collapsed at the site.