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FARGO – Reignited health care inflation is one factor driving an expected loss for Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota’s health insurance operations for 2013.


The year-end numbers still are being compiled, but Paul von Ebers, the Blues’ president and chief executive officer, said the loss from its insurance coverage is softened by investment gains.

“Last year was better because of investment gains,” he said.

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