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valleynewslive.com: Blue Cross Blue Shield Big Rate Increases

March 31, 2011 – Nearly 30-thousand Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota members will have to pay a lot more for health insurance.  Big rate increases are hitting individual policy holders. Some as high as 17 percent. The majority — more than 26,000 people — will be seeing a 14 percent increase.