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A lawmaker's aide called school-shooting survivors 'actors.' Within hours, he was fired.
Minot man charged with reckless endangerment for attempting to run over vehicle owner
Southern Minn. school district's special education programming under investigation
Minnkota Power wraps up move into new headquarters in Grand Forks
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Eagles boys basketball gets even with win over Mustangs
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Letter: Consider the source of election security concern
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Commentary: NDGOP Chair Kelly Armstrong files documents for House campaign with FEC
Fredricks: Let's add one word to the NRA talking point
Letter: I urge all students to speak up about gun control
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ND State Fair headliner lineup includes Nickelback, Dierks Bentley, Florida Georgia Line and more
Children's author Ame Dyckman to visit Fargo library
Alternative galleries offer art for daily life
Influential artists: Exhibit showcases birth of local art scene
ESPN, FOX pursuing Peyton Manning as prime-time analyst, reports say
New pipeline proposed for Bakken natural gas liquids
Electric cars sales, efficiency continue to grow
Economist gives Fargo audience glimpse into Trump's world
A Trump dating site used a sex offender as its model, and it has a few other issues, too
Greater North Dakota Chamber names new leader
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Longtime Fargo pastor, the Rev. Dale Vitalis, has died
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January 17, 2018
'Like family': Soon-to-be retiree reflects on 40-year career of nourishing Minnesota seniors
ERSKINE, MINN. — What started as an effort to feed senior citizens one heated-up frozen meal a day has turned into a network of kitchens across...
January 17, 2018 - 10:22pm
December 12, 2017
Want to wish a 108-year-old a happy birthday? Here's your chance.
CHISAGO CITY, Minn. — Judy Johnson didn't want a big party to celebrate her 108th birthday on Wednesday, Dec. 13, but friends and family members...
December 12, 2017 - 6:55pm
January 22, 2017
ND study finds challenges in helping elderly stay at home
WEST FARGO, N.D. — Patricia Muldoon spent years taking care of her disabled husband. As his condition deteriorated with age, she quit her...
January 22, 2017 - 3:14pm
Caring for the caregivers: ND study finds challenges in helping elderly stay at home
WEST FARGO—Patricia Muldoon spent years taking care of her disabled husband. As his condition deteriorated with age, she quit her job to...
January 22, 2017 - 3:13pm
January 28, 2016
Free tax preparation at Concordia College
MOORHEAD — The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program is offering free basic tax preparation for low-to-moderate income (less than $54,000 a year) and elderly taxpayers from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday through March 18 on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings at Concordia College in Grant...
January 28, 2016 - 3:59pm
May 3, 2015
Care manager service for seniors
FARGO—Everyone wins when seniors can remain safely at home.
May 3, 2015 - 4:19am
Minding our Elders: Can hospitalization cause hallucinations in older people?
Dear Carol: My dad has had heart disease for years. He recently had a stroke that left him weak on one side but otherwise he seems to have recovered...
May 3, 2015 - 1:30am
March 16, 2015
Prairie St. John’s prepares to open new unit geared toward older patients
FARGO – Prairie St. John’s is preparing to open a specialized new unit to treat elderly patients who need psychiatric services. The 16-bed unit now under construction is slated to open in June on the third floor in space that once housed a maternity ward. The $2.2 million unit,...
March 16, 2015 - 4:00am
January 19, 2015
Senior safety: Winter poses challenges for elderly, vulnerable
FARGO - Carol Bradley Bursack has been known to carry sand in her car to make a trail for a cane or walker on ice. It’s one of the many extra...
January 19, 2015 - 1:28pm
December 7, 2014
Forum editorial: An elderly inventor wins roses
PRAIRIE ROSES: To Jim Bastian of Fargo, who at age 88 is a shining example that creativity and productive work need not go away as a person ages. Bastian, a retired pharmaceutical scientist, is a tireless inventor. He keeps coming up with ideas, developing products, testing them in...
December 7, 2014 - 5:00pm
April 26, 2009
Assistive Technology Expo April 30 in Fargo
The Assistive Technology Expo is from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday at the Fargo Ramada Plaza Suites. More than 60 vendors and service organizations will be represented in the exhibit hall with information on various technologies, including helping people remember to take medication,...
April 26, 2009 - 12:00am
March 22, 2009
Bursack: Program aims to help get medicine dosage right
Dear Readers: Over-medication, or the wrong use of medication, is a huge problem with our elders. Often they have been taking the same medications for years, prescribed by different doctors and even filled at different pharmacies. CVS Pharmacy has launched a program called "Pack...
March 22, 2009 - 12:00am
March 8, 2009
Bursack: Caregiver offers more Alzheimer's care advice
Dear Readers: In last week's column, retired Minnesota State University Moorhead professor Bob Tolbert shared with us some tips he's learned...
March 8, 2009 - 12:00am
February 11, 2009
Minnesota elders struggle with costs
Report: Independent living most affordable
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
September 7, 2008
Services are plentiful for seniors
Dear Carol: My mother is still able to live alone. I know she needs more help than I can give her, as I work full time. I'd like to see her have more company and more activities during the day but am not sure how to go about it. Any ideas? - Roger Dear Roger: There are many services,...
September 7, 2008 - 12:00am