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New footage appears to show Saudi suspect wearing Jamal Khashoggi's clothing
Grand Forks property owners can now pay for sidewalks over 20 years
Rosenstein, Papadopoulos set to give closed-door testimony to House committees this week
UND forms partnership with Sun Country airlines
President Trump’s oldest son is coming to stump, raise funds for Kevin Cramer
crime and courts
How country music has - and hasn't - addressed the #MeToo movement in a difficult year
Cowboy artist's exhibit celebrates movement, color and energy of the rodeo
Documentary on Native American trauma to make North Dakota premiere
Met Opera auditions set for Saturday at UND
Harlem Globetrotters coming to Alerus in April
Illinois teen on the cusp of losing his sight is on a mission to see the country
Marilyn Hagerty: Happy 108th, Clarabell
Let's not talk about sex, baby: Fargo locals who identify as asexual open up about the 'invisible orientation'
Heirloom squash identified, is it too late to plant bulbs and more
Are trees foretelling a bad winter this year with all those seeds and acorns?
Injuries on defense might mean another test for young Vikings reserves
COLLEGE HOCKEY: UND's possession numbers strong early in season
Wild goalie Alex Stalock showed off unique puck-handling skill in OT win
Bison in control of Missouri Valley Football Conference at halfway point
For NHL goalies, league's new pad restrictions are a real pain
Thomas E. Dinndorf
Lee Frank Harmon
Marion D. Harris
West Nile testing may bring answers about grouse
Pointing dog enthusiasts take ruffed grouse hunting to the next level
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Losing Hides for Habitat would have been a shame
Surveys shed light on Devils Lake fish populations
Fall survey notes strong fish production in key North Dakota waters
Commentary: Poll: Cramer leads Heitkamp by 16 points
Commentary: Voting is easy for Native Americans in North Dakota…says Senator Heidi Heitkamp?
Commentary: Let's talk manpower
Some things are worth saving
Commentary: Heitkamp has yet to answer serious questions about campaign ad victimizing sexual assault survivors
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Denny & Dee Myerchin
August 27, 2018
Diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, Minnesota man keeps running, writes book
ESKO, Minn. — Ron Buerkle might not remember what you told him a minute ago. But the 76-year-old Esko man remembers, with poignant clarity,...
August 27, 2018 - 5:25pm
July 23, 2018
Women's reproductive history may predict Alzheimer's risk
When asking why more women than men have Alzheimer's disease or dementia - nearly two-thirds of Americans with the disease are women - the prevailing...
July 23, 2018 - 1:38pm
Well-meaning but hasty comments add to caregiver's heavy load
Dear Carol: I am caring for both of my parents who are over 90. Mom has Alzheimer's. Dad tries to help, but he's limited in what he can do. Frankly,...
June 23, 2018 - 7:19am
June 16, 2018
Commentary: Celebrate Father's Day with Dad, even if he may not recognize family
Dear Carol: My father-in-law has late-stage Alzheimer's and he no longer knows the family. My husband's heart breaks when he sees his dad, and...
June 16, 2018 - 7:26am
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
January 12, 2018
Why coming up with a drug for Alzheimer's is so devilishly hard
The first days of 2018 have been a bleak reminder of how tough it is to develop drugs for some of the world's most frightening diseases, which...
January 12, 2018 - 1:36pm
November 13, 2017
Bill Gates joins the fight against Alzheimer's - and it's personal
Billionaire Bill Gates is personally investing $50 million to help fund research to find a treatment for Alzheimer's disease, a type of dementia...
November 13, 2017 - 12:10pm
February 29, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Dementia cases grow as population grows
Q. The number of people with Alzheimer's disease and dementia seems to be increasing. Is it known why? A. You certainly are right that the number...
February 29, 2016 - 6:30am
September 14, 2015
Health Matters: Heart-related deaths drop by 50 percent in 30 years
Q. I know from reading your column that both prevention and treatment are important in dealing with heart artery blockages. But how much of the...
September 14, 2015 - 6:45am
April 21, 2015
UND receives $283,925 for Alzheimer's research
UND has been awarded $283,925 to support research on aging and Alzheimer's disease, according to North Dakota's congressional delegation. The...
April 21, 2015 - 3:56pm
March 23, 2015
Nurse explores opportunity for social interaction for couples, families affected by Alzheimer’s disease
A "memory cafe," where couples and families who have a loved one with Alzheimer's disease can enjoy time together and socialize, is in the developmental stages in Grand Forks. Mary Ann Devig, parish nurse at Calvary Lutheran Church in Grand Forks, is exploring how other communities...
March 23, 2015 - 7:30am
How to prepare for changes, communicate with dementia patients
Ashley Magner, regional care consultant for the Alzheimer's Association, offers the following tips and insights for families who are caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease: Take notes about changes you see in a "caregiver's notebook." Then you can go back and track changes. Practice...
March 23, 2015 - 7:15am
The power of patience: Man reflects on wife's dementia diagnosis
As he looks back now, Dr. Paul Wright remembers the earliest sign, several years ago, that his wife's memory was failing. "I was volunteering...
March 23, 2015 - 7:00am
January 24, 2015
Marilyn Hagerty: Finding support, understanding for Alzheimer's disease
His life is on hold. She is still his wife. He still loves her. But Michael Gallo finds that his wife is no longer his sounding board. She...
January 24, 2015 - 3:56pm
September 12, 2014
Alzheimer’s walk planned Saturday
The Grand Forks Walk to End Alzheimer’s will be Sept. 13 at Lions Park. Registration starts at 8 a.m., and the walk starts at 9 a.m. Last year, the Grand Forks event raised more than $1.4 million, contributing more than $57.2 million raised nationwide for care, support and...
September 12, 2014 - 3:59pm