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Panel OKs higher pay for home care, nursing home workers
By Don Davis Kurt Rutzen trusted his personal care attendant, who helped him with such varied tasks as bathing and filling out complex government forms. The Minneapolis man told a Senate committee Thu...
3/13/14 at 4:32 PM Nursing homes say they need more money than bill includes 4/22/13 at 12:50 PM
Legislative notebook: Lockout extension out 4/19/13 at 6:21 PM
Freedom Friday: Nursing home or home...do we have a choice?
There's one age group that's going into nursing homes at a higher rate. And it's not the elderly. Young people ages 31 to 64 now make up 14 percent of the nursing home population, according to an anal...
1/17/14 at 12:32 PM 10 year anniversary for Olmstead 6/29/09 at 3:31 AM
A Dozen Ways to Tell Your Home Needs New Siding
Changing your homes siding is the single biggest impact you can make to the look of your exterior. Its a transformation thats impossible NOT to notice. But how do you now when this project is needed? ...
12/16/13 at 8:32 AM Why Is There Always Mold Growing In My Bathroom? 11/27/13 at 3:34 PM
Why Bamboo? 11/22/13 at 3:15 PM
Why I Volunteer: Nate Lotvedt
What motivates a person to volunteer? Extra time? The desire to help? In the case of Nate Lotvedt, there are several reasons. Finding time to volunteer is always tough, but when you accomplish the go...
5/20/13 at 10:26 AM
Health center superheroes use MediQHome to help patients
By Ryan Schuster A group of superheroes have helped Robin Dyke improve her health. No, really. The super-human doctors and staff members at Coal Country Community Health Center in western North Dako...
5/10/13 at 4:35 PM Putting patients at the center of care 10/23/12 at 4:21 PM
Junk That Junk Drawer
Today's challenge has to do with those elusive junk drawers. We all have them, some may have more than others. They are the drawer where things get thrown when you don't know where something goes. But...
3/28/13 at 11:25 PM
Reaching out to make a difference
Over the course of the school year, the Fargo Public Schools works with several non-profit organizations in partnerships that help the District achieve its educational mission. One of these CHARISM ...
10/31/12 at 8:05 AM
Keeping Good Company with Great Members
Here at The Chamber, were constantly looking for ways to engage our members, to advocate on your behalf and to support your interests in Cass and Clay Counties and beyond. Thats why were so excited to...
5/24/12 at 3:32 PM
Record on taxes is clear
All votes of Fargo city commissioners are public record and are verified in the minutes of all the commission meetings. Im proud of my record as one who works to engage the community to make better us...
4/8/12 at 7:50 AM
Hate Christmas? What?
Yesterday afternoon, my daughter and the other Chamber Singers from Fridley High School performed at Catholic Elder Care, a nursing home in Northeast Minneapolis. The group of twelve-ish students dres...
12/14/11 at 7:30 AM
Click to see our events! Adoption days: Meet the dogs! Please come see our dogs and fall in LUV!!! BLITZEN (Rush) < Help us win $$ for the dogs' care! * 2009: 4 Luv of Dog R...
2/7/10 at 5:12 PM Meet The Dogs! 8/13/09 at 8:42 AM
People could be losing their homes tonight
Lake Tschida in Grant County, North Dakota, is flooding, according to the North Dakota Department of Emergency Services. The department said the lake is at 2,078 feet and is expected to reach 2,095 fe...
3/23/09 at 12:27 PM