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ND House race: Armstrong, Schneider differ in stances on health care, trade, abortion
Motorcyclist, 66, dies in south-central ND crash
Audit: MNIT has dozens of incomplete projects, millions unspent
Trump nominates Wrigley to be top federal lawyer in North Dakota
Victim's widow: 18-month sentence not enough for fatal punch outside Fargo bar
crime and courts
Cousins pumped for Vikings home debut
'Leaders run into the fire': Richland Colts ready for first football game of season after sex abuse scandal
Twins' Mauer mum on plans for next season
Cobbers fullback Ringquist decides to return for another football season, bolsters backfield
Metro high school soccer preview capsules
high school sports
Letter: An idea to recognize and honor our veterans
Ahmad: Hajj reflects God's might
Letter: A recent study found that 40 percent of people don't think Native Americans still exist
Letter: People like my dad deserve their pensions
Letter: The Kilbourne Group deserves our praise
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Legendary musician, 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dead at 76
Blues roots: Today's artists coming to Fargo Blues Festival learned from yesterday's legends
North Dakota zoo orangutan plays with New York wind ensemble
Theatre NDSU announces its 2018-19 lineup
NDSCS to host movie night at Fargo Theatre
ND oil production drops as operators 'tap the brakes'
New student apartments offer leasing by the bed
Moorhead Dairy Queen co-founder who helped create Dilly Bar dies at 90
This Fargo clothing store is 'average size' - not 'plus size'
Hot, dry weather cutting yields for soybean crops in Red River Valley
"what is that"
Place a Business Announcement
Sanford Medical Center earns designation as a top-level trauma center
NAMI support group meeting in Moorhead
FDA approves first generic version of EpiPen
WWI veteran's daughter accepts Purple Heart 100 years after war's end
Younger onset support group now meeting in Fargo
home and garden
Clay County marriage licenses (08-11-18)
Mildred (Millie) Hansen
Roger C. Wadell
Edward F. Klinger
Wayne "Pete" Peterson
Charles William "Bill" Boyd
Janice H. Kundert-Hetherington
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