Quick Bite: 3 news stories to get you caught up over lunch

Publish date:

Some website problems remain days before MNsure enrollment opens

Still some bugs to work out on Minnesota’s healthcare exchange website – even though open enrollment begins in little over a week. The company hired to overhaul the MNsure website has reportedly addressed hundreds of problems but says it has yet to resolve 10 major issues. Officials are hopeful things will go smoothly when open enrollment begins.

Click here to read more.

Half a million hunters set for deer hunting opener this weekend

Half a million hunters will descend into Minnesota’s wilderness this Saturday hoping to bag a buck when the state’s firearms deer season gets underway. But this year, orange-clad hunters may find the pursuit a little more difficult than in recent seasons due to tighter restrictions and a predicted drop in deer harvest.

Click here to read more.

Report: NFL rejected immediate reinstatement for Peterson

Fox Sports reports the NFL rejected a request to immediately reinstate Adrian Peterson after Peterson reached a plea deal in his child abuse case on Tuesday. ESPN.com reported Wednesday the NFL is neither delaying nor rushing to a decision on Peterson’s playing status. The Vikings are off this week before traveling to Chicago to play the Bears on Nov. 16.

Click here to read more.

Next Up