A recent opinion piece sang the praises of the Affordable Care Act. The price increases caused by Obamacare (ACA) are a result of short-term phase-ins expiring and the flawed structure and its true costs now exposed. Result: substantially increasing individual and small group health insurance premiums few employers and individuals can afford. After 20 percent to 94 percent price increases for small group plans in 2014, individual plans are skyrocketing to an average of 31 percent across all carriers, according to the Minnesota Commerce Department.
If the Eden Prairie High School boys basketball team has a goal of playing its best basketball at the end of the season, the Eagles moved the needle Wednesday, beating No. 5-ranked Champlin Park (17-5), at Champlin Park, 82-74.
The office of Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon announced Thursday that precinct caucus locations for the state’s caucuses on Tuesday, March 1 can be found online. The location finder displays caucus locations provided by the DFL and Republican parties of Minnesota.