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Trump administration bars family planning clinics that provide abortion referrals from $286 million program
R. Kelly charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse
SD Capitol notebook: Democrats accuse Republicans of abusing system, assigning committees to ensure bill outcomes
Devils Lake officer involved in July shooting of unarmed suspect fired
Trump announces nomination of Kelly Knight Craft as US ambassador to United Nations
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Cold temperatures take toll on cattle herds
Agricultural workers may soon be made of tech and steel
Grand Forks, Fargo medical marijuana dispensaries will have same supplier
Minnesota company plans gold exploration in Black Hills
Leak causes brine spill at northwest North Dakota well site
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New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
Rob Port: Public Service Commission says North Dakotans can be charged for green energy policies in other states
EPA announces plan to ease carbon emissions rule for new coal plants
Truce or not, US soy, liquefied natural gas look unappetizing now for China
EPA to meet with North Dakota coal, oil industries in Bismarck
Three people diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease after visiting hotel water park in Casselton
Five cases of mumps in North Dakota re-ignite support for vaccinations
PETA honors Alexandria dog for rescuing elderly neighbor
Measles outbreak prompt state lawmakers to reconsider religion exemptions for vaccines
Runck: You're doing great, Mama
'We don't want it to end': Dickinson High takes home fourth consecutive state title
Trinity clinches top seed in Region 7 Tournament with triumph at Killdeer
Midgets advance to fifth-place game with win over Minot
Dickinson cracks down on defense to defeat Saints
Midgets suffer heartbreaking loss to Watford City to end season
Port: Offer of free ballet tickets sets off emailed war of words among lawmakers, Measure 1 activist
Plain Talk Podcast: Prisons head decries conditions at New England women's prison, says one inmate pulled her own tooth
Commentary: Investigating gay Catholic priests will reveal much about church
Bender: Time for a current events quiz
Plain Talk Podcast: Closer look at Bakken oil boom crime stats paints a different picture
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February 1, 2019
Bursack: Dig deep to find source of pain for mother with dementia
Dear Carol: My mom was recently diagnosed with vascular dementia and Alzheimer’s. She’s become increasingly confused when she tries to explain...
February 1, 2019 - 6:49pm
December 27, 2018
Bursack: Getting a correct dementia diagnosis might take awhile
Dear Carol: When my husband started having some rather bizarre behavioral episodes, he made an appointment for a checkup. After an exam didn’t...
December 27, 2018 - 11:34am
December 8, 2018
Bursack: People with dementia still sensitive to caregiver's body language
Dear Carol: My sister is the primary caregiver for our dad, who is in a nursing home because of Alzheimer’s disease. She lives in his community...
December 8, 2018 - 8:00am
September 29, 2018
Should I tell someone with advanced dementia about possible cancer?
Dear Carol: My mom, 83, is in a memory unit because she has advanced Lewy body dementia (LBD). While a nurse was bathing Mom, she noticed a breast...
September 29, 2018 - 7:00am
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
September 1, 2018
Commentary: Revealing dementia diagnosis largely up to the person
Dear Carol: My mom was diagnosed with an early stage of dementia. Unfortunately, she thinks that there's still a strong stigma surrounding dementia...
September 1, 2018 - 6:08am
August 4, 2018
Medications can be undetected cause of personality changes
Dear Carol: My husband has been diagnosed with a slow-growing type of leukemia that is well controlled by medication. He takes several medications...
August 4, 2018 - 10:03am
July 28, 2018
Elder reluctant to try in-home caregiving, but help is necessary
Dear Carol: Mom had a stroke two years ago and Dad provides her care. She's had health issues for over 10 years so he's actually been a caregiver...
July 28, 2018 - 7:38am
July 14, 2018
Medical diagnosis is vital to determine steps for dementia care
Dear Carol: I've lived 900 miles away from my parents for years. My husband and I were tied down with caring for his parents, so we didn't see...
July 14, 2018 - 7:07am
February 23, 2018
Klobuchar backs bill to help locate missing people with Alzheimer's, autism
MOORHEAD, Minn. — The 2013 search for Anthony Kuznia, 11, quickly escalated when authorities learned he had autism. Chief Mike Hedlund...
February 23, 2018 - 5:15pm
July 20, 2017
Assisted living tries virtual reality to help seniors with dementia
ORLANDO, Fla. — Black-and-white-striped angelfish glide past Mary Spencer as she scuba dives for the first time in her 84 years.
July 20, 2017 - 7:22pm
January 9, 2009
Letter: Show support for dementia bill, funding
It is estimated that 18,000 North Dakotans have Alzheimer's disease and 17,000 family members are primary caregivers of persons with Alzheimer's. Everyday 35,000 North Dakotans are directly touched by Alzheimer's disease; this is roughly equivalent to the population of Minot. Sen....
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am