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Minnesota corrections officer dies after responding to assault
Reconstructing the Carnegie: Makeover starts on historic downtown building
Kavanaugh vows to fight misconduct allegations as Trump, Republicans dig in
Mistrial declared in Wisconsin terrorizing case after juror held in contempt of court
Alan Page talk at BSU canceled
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New Wild winger Matt Read trying to prove himself all over again
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Should perennials be cut back in fall? It depends.
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Daughter's desire to remain employed conflicts with mom's needs
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Commentary: Conservation groups urge lawmakers to reauthorize Land and Water Conservation Fund
'We Sit' offers contemplative poems and paintings
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: The scoop on early film award season
Feeling proud from the top down: Project Naptural promotes embracing the beauty of black hair
Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
MercyMe to perform in Bemidji
PAUL NELSON FISHING: As fall arrives, fish are on the move
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Some thoughts on Ol' Ruff
'Fish Addictions TV' host adds touring walleye pro to his resume
Bemidji’s Anderson honored by Ducks Unlimited
Historic duck camp tradition lives on: Conservation easements will keep shoreline undeveloped to protect wild rice.
Grain companies seek extra storage as trade war continues
Balancing the variables of farming and ranching
Commentary: Stranded on I-94 with a load of cows
ND farmer: 'We're only spanking ourselves' with tariffs
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Who celebrates a rout?
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The Old Duck Hunter
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Carol Bradley Bursack
June 2, 2018
Commentary: Hospital discharge list can help caregivers stay organized
Dear Carol: My dad has been in the hospital for open-heart surgery. He's now being discharged and will come home with me until he recovers enough...
June 2, 2018 - 8:20am
May 26, 2018
Commentary: Take a break before transitioning to non-caregiving life
Dear Carol: I quit a job that I enjoyed, one with good benefits, in order to be a caregiver to my parents up until their deaths just months apart....
May 26, 2018 - 8:55am
May 19, 2018
Setting rules can prevent caregiver burnout
Dear Carol: My dad cared for Mom for seven years until she died from Alzheimer's. Now, Dad needs a little help. He knows how hard caregiving...
May 19, 2018 - 9:18am
May 12, 2018
COMMENTARY: Guilt about mother's care needs perspective
Dear Carol: Because of repeated strokes my mother couldn't live alone, so I moved her in with me. As years went by I struggled to transfer her...
May 12, 2018 - 8:15am
May 5, 2018
Treatments can help maintain quality of life
Dear Carol: My dad is 86 and quite healthy other than his eyes. Recently, he developed the wet form of age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
May 5, 2018 - 8:35am
April 28, 2018
Age shouldn't determine facility care
Dear Carol: I've been reading a lot about if it's time to force a parent into some kind of care. Your position seems to be that it's the older...
April 28, 2018 - 8:20am
April 21, 2018
New living arrangements could keep family close
Dear Carol: I'm 78 years old, and I have lived with my son and his wife for two years. I'm feeling hemmed in, and I think that they may feel...
April 21, 2018 - 8:05am
April 14, 2018
Aging parents, no matter challenges, never become children
Dear Carol: I have several friends who are caring for their parents in various ways. They talk as if their parents have become the family children...
April 14, 2018 - 7:29am
April 7, 2018
Criticism difficult for caregivers to swallow
Dear Carol: I'm wondering if you have advice for people who are shamed by others who judge their caregiving. I am an around-the-clock caregiver...
April 7, 2018 - 6:10am
March 31, 2018
How to choose between assisted living or nursing home
Dear Carol: Your column has been incredibly helpful for my family as we care for my sweet mother-in-law who is in late stages of frontal temporal...
March 31, 2018 - 7:38am
March 24, 2018
Hard to differentiate between rally or improvement
Dear Carol: My mom has had Multiple Sclerosis (MS) for 30 years and is nearing the end of her life. She lives in a nursing home and I visit daily....
March 24, 2018 - 7:00am
March 10, 2018
Grief combined with depression may need extra medical help
Dear Carol: My husband and I cared for my mom in our home for several years before she passed away two months ago. The first two weeks I was...
March 10, 2018 - 7:21am
March 3, 2018
Worries about father with isolated rural life justified
Dear Carol: My widowed dad is 76. He's in good health and lives alone on a farm several miles from the metro area. Dad drives around the farm...
March 3, 2018 - 9:03am
February 24, 2018
What to know about nursing home costs and hospice care insurance
Dear Carol: My dad's been in a nursing home for several years and is ready for hospice care. I read your column about hospice care being covered...
February 24, 2018 - 8:24am
February 17, 2018
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
Dear Carol: My dad has late stage Alzheimer's and is in a nursing home in our community where he seems to be receiving good care. Mom is with...
February 17, 2018 - 8:46am