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March 14, 2019
Chappy’s Golden Shores caretaker Benjamin Swanson stands in a bedroom at the closed facility. The room’s resident asked for the room to be left unchanged because she hopes Chappy’s reopens and she can return, Swanson said. (file / News Tribune)
Chappy's Golden Shores fights back with lawsuit
March 14, 2019 - 7:19pm
March 5, 2019
More than 40 former staff members and residents of Chappy’s Golden Shores, as well as supporters of the closed facility, gathered in Hill City Wednesday. Steve Kuchera /
State levels new charge against Chappy's
March 5, 2019 - 6:57pm
Health Notes: Health spending on the rise
March 5, 2019 - 4:30am
February 21, 2019
Chappy's Golden Shores in Hill City, Minn. courtesy / WDIO
Chappy's disputes elder abuse allegations
February 21, 2019 - 5:00pm
February 20, 2019
License revoked for Aitkin County care provider
February 20, 2019 - 6:05pm
January 17, 2019
Members of the Giving Voice Chorus perform last spring before 1,300 attendees at the Meeting of the Minds conference in St. Paul. The purple scarf signifies the color associated with Alzheimer's. Victory Chorus, a similar ensemble, is being organized in Duluth.   Dan Norman Photography
Dementia-friendly chorus forming in Duluth
January 17, 2019 - 8:26pm
October 27, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders columnist
Strict laws make it hard to alert caregivers when loved ones get out of bed
October 27, 2018 - 8:20am
October 23, 2018
Questions to consider if you’re choosing a Medicare plan
October 23, 2018 - 5:00am
August 28, 2018
Ron Buerkle, sitting with wife, Deb, talks about living with Alzheimer’s. Steve Kuchera /
Diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, Esko man keeps running
August 28, 2018 - 5:00am
July 24, 2018
Under the watchful eye of Debbie Merrick (right), Christine Ebert (left) of Two Harbors helps fellow student Linda Kinnunen of Brimson out of a chair with the help of a belt fastened around her waist. The two were practicing safe ways to help an older person in and out of a chair during a recent class at the Two Harbors Community Center. Merrick led the class for her business, The Care Trainer. Bob King /
One-woman business teaches the ins and outs of helping your loved ones
July 24, 2018 - 5:00am
April 15, 2018
New Medicare cards coming
April 15, 2018 - 12:16am
February 7, 2018
Neglect determined at two nursing facilities
February 7, 2018 - 8:53pm
Bayshore Residence and Rehabilitation Center at 1601 St. Louis Ave. in Duluth. (file photo / News Tribune)
Bayshore 'deficiencies' corrected, administrator says
February 7, 2018 - 6:31pm
January 18, 2018
Flu hitting Minnesota nursing facilities hard
January 18, 2018 - 6:32pm
November 28, 2017
Iron Range nonprofit calling it quits
November 28, 2017 - 10:08pm