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Pet first-aid app offers quick access to answers
N.D. airports see overall boardings increase
Judge declines to strike down entire ND anti-corporate farming law, but calls one provision 'discriminatory'
Deaf advocates say jobs, awareness an issue in North Dakota
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North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
Aging coal plants get new life under Trump plan
MHA Nation continues legal fight over oil wells near Lake Sakakawea
After tax cut, rebate on electric bills for North Dakotans is undecided
Should perennials be cut back in fall? It depends.
Berries of invasive species toxic to humans, how to cut back lilacs and more
Highpointing: A journey to the summit
Heitkamp leads Grand Forks discussion on maternal care
North Dakota residents gain access to addiction resource
Davis, A's walk off over Twins
Trinity blanks Southern McLean
Powell, Bulldogs get the best of Heart River
Riely leads Midgets swimmers in dual losses
Midgets fall to Mandan on the road
Daughter's desire to remain employed conflicts with mom's needs
Reelect Lisa McEvers as Justice of the ND Supreme Court
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Slow down to give and receive kindness
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
Dairy farming is not only a job, but a lifestyle
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September 15, 2018
Care home not delivering adequate intellectual stimulation
Dear Carol: My wife's in a wheelchair because of an accident that she had 10 years ago. I've gladly taken care of her, but now she needs an increasing...
September 15, 2018 - 9:22am
September 8, 2018
Dealing with parents' mementos as they move
Dear Carol: My mom is currently in a short-term swing-bed facility and will soon be moving to a nursing home. Dad is in assisted living where...
September 8, 2018 - 6:30am
August 18, 2018
Commentary: Millennial caregiver overwhelmed with family obligations
Dear Carol: I'm not yet 30 and struggling with family caregiving. I work an entry-level job that barely pays my rent and student loan payment....
August 18, 2018 - 8:19am
July 28, 2018
Filial support law may be invoked more often as population ages
BISMARCK—Three cases citing the state's filial statute have appeared before the North Dakota Supreme Court, according to Tammy Oltz, an assistant professor of law at the University of North Dakota, who specializes in family law. In the most recent case in 2013, Four Seasons...
July 28, 2018 - 9:54am
Legislators eye shortcomings in 'outdated' filial support law
BISMARCK—Interest among some legislators in revamping the state's filial support law is growing anew and could see some action in 2019. "I thought it seemed kind of odd that we would hold children and parents liable for each other's debts," said Sen. Dick Dever, R-Bismarck,...
July 28, 2018 - 9:53am
Little-known law allows nursing homes to sue adult children for unpaid bills
BISMARCK—Less than six months after Durant "Phil" Shook died, his four children got a letter in the mail: A nursing home was suing them...
July 28, 2018 - 9:51am
July 20, 2018
Lifelong complainers aren't likely to change with improved circumstances
Dear Carol: My aunt, who never married, has always been a complainer. She has a decent retirement income but has always lived in a hovel because...
July 20, 2018 - 5:51pm
June 30, 2018
Finding the best fit in a nursing home
Dear Carol: My parents have lived together in assisted living for several years and loved their lifestyle, but now my mother, due to a massive...
June 30, 2018 - 8:21am
August 2, 2017
147 page report outlines violations by Hettinger nursing home
Residents of Western Horizons Care Center, a nursing home in Hettinger, are in "immediate jeopardy," according to a report issued in early June by the North Dakota Department of Health and made public Friday. The 147-page report cited 37 violations of Health Department code that included...
August 2, 2017 - 7:44pm
April 17, 2017
ND long-term care leaders see better reimbursements ahead
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — Managers of long-term care facilities feel a lot better about future reimbursement coming from the state of North Dakota than they did at the start of the legislative session, according to Tim Burchill, administrator at Ave Maria Village and a regional director...
April 17, 2017 - 7:43pm
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
January 15, 2017
ND bill could hike cost of nursing home care to cover budget cuts
FARGO—Nursing home residents could be forced to pay hundreds of dollars more per month under a legislative proposal to charges a new fee...
January 15, 2017 - 7:30am
June 18, 2016
Nursing homes brace for cutbacks
BISMARCK -- State agencies are feeling the burn from Gov. Jack Dalrymple's mandated budget cuts, and administrators from nursing homes and other...
June 18, 2016 - 9:27pm
January 13, 2013
ND nursing homes have few problems: Inspections find 1 serious deficiency in 3 years (in Hettinger)
FARGO -- Inspections of North Dakota nursing homes resulted in the lowest number of serious deficiencies in a review of reports for all 50 states. Figures compiled by ProPublica, an independent news organization, found that North Dakota nursing homes had one serious deficiency during...
January 13, 2013 - 12:00am