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'Illegal and treasonous': Trump says Rosenstein was part of a 'coup attempt'
Trump's border wall faces Texas-size backlash from landowners
Senate panel to probe claim that Rosenstein raised possibility of Trump ouster
White House defends Trump's emergency declarations amid lawsuits, political battles
Mitchell gets 3.5 inches snow over weekend — more snow on the way
Digital brands are booming. Can they save malls?
Analysis: Amazon paid no federal taxes on $11.2 billion in profits last year
Facebook to consider removing or demoting anti-vaccination recommendations
Mount Vernon welcomes new bar
Family makes tough decision to sell cows
place a business brief
Economic trends turn downward for farmers
Wet year may lead to late seed buying, planting
NOEM: Advancing agriculture for South Dakota
Knutson: Food trends include shame and virtue
Freeze adds layer of complication for farmers, livestock
Photos from the Kernel boys game against Yankton
Mitchell takes third at Region 3A meet as 12 qualify for state
Area basketball roundup: No. 4 Bridgewater-Emery takes down No. 1 Viborg-Hurley
Roosevelt slices through Kernel defense in rout
Marlin 14U girls take second at state tournament
Phyllis Dorothy (Carlson) Moe
Todd Alan Tecklenburg
Commentary: How to screw up an emergency declaration in 10 easy steps
LETTER: A promise on guns that was kept
Commentary: How many more lives must be lost?
LETTER: Public involvement in Legislative process does matter
LETTER: A response to technical education funding
'Duck Dynasty' cast members visit the frozen north
Dokken: Staying in during bad weather is easier today
Carefully, anglers journey out on Lake Superior ice: Lake trout, coho and herring coming with early ice off Duluth
New deer license plan seeks right mix for hunters
Deer disease seen as threat to humans: Experts compare CWD with resilient mad cow virus
DeWayne and Cynthia Delzer 50th Anniversary
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 22, 2018
Minnesota man was supposed to take care of his ailing mother. Charges say he spent $700,000 of her money.
ST. PAUL - A St. Paul man charged with looking after his ailing mother drained hundreds of thousands of dollars from her bank accounts, using...
December 22, 2018 - 9:05am
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
June 16, 2018
Taking on dementia: Caregivers face constant battles in helping patients
WESSINGTON SPRINGS — Jean Ferguson knows there are challenges of being a caregiver for someone with a memory loss disorder. Ferguson, 66, and...
June 16, 2018 - 9:00am
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
June 1, 2017
Minnesota hall of fame musician charged with grabbing breasts of woman with dementia at performance
WILLMAR, Minn. — A well-known Minnesota music hall of fame performer, who was playing music to entertain residents at a memory care facility...
June 1, 2017 - 6:13pm