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September 19, 2017
File photo. Teens play a basketball game at Brooklyn Bridge Park in New York, June 14, 2016. Alex Wroblewski / The New York Times
Not drinking or driving, teens increasingly put off traditional markers of adulthood
September 19, 2017 - 2:10pm
September 6, 2017
For more information on dementia awareness:
September 6, 2017 - 9:43pm
Greg Spartz, a volunteer eductor with the West Central Dementia Awareness Network, gives a presentation to the Willmar Rotary Club.
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Demystifying dementia: Initiative brings awareness, training to community
September 6, 2017 - 9:39pm
July 24, 2017
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Roland and Shirley Bosch enjoy their new home at Compassionate Cottage II in Willmar. An open house is planned this week to celebrate the opening of the 10-suite cottage and the anniversaries of Compassionate Cottage I and Compassionate Care.
Willmar business marks triple milestone in services for elderly
July 24, 2017 - 7:55am
May 8, 2017
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People attend the TakeAction Minnesota presentation of "Care" sponsored by Caring Across Generations Wednesday at the Kandiyohi County Historical Society.
Caregiving crisis unfolds, communities urged to mobilize
May 8, 2017 - 6:45am
May 7, 2017
In Eid-Co's 55-and-older homes, the kitchen divides the house into two wings. Special to Forum News Serviceplay button
Small home, large life: 55 and older residents minimize to live bigger
May 7, 2017 - 7:59am
May 2, 2017
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GlenOaks social worker Holli Cogelow-Ruter, left, checks in Thursday with resident Dorothy Taylor about the upcoming construction at Grace Living Community of GlenOaks in New London. Taylor's room is one that will be updated during a remodeling project to create a memory care unit.
GlenOaks to add secure memory care unit to New London campus
May 2, 2017 - 6:21am
April 29, 2017
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Caregiving documentary to be shown Wednesday in Willmar
April 29, 2017 - 7:54am
April 17, 2017
A young carer holds the hands of an elderly woman in a residential home for the elderly. File photo by Michaela Rehle/Files
As people age, the factors that drive depression may shift
April 17, 2017 - 7:00am
February 28, 2017
Caregiver workforce grants awarded
February 28, 2017 - 1:16pm
September 14, 2016
Crowds gathered at the intersection to see the group of people who participated in the parade. Briana Sanchez / Tribune
Bethesda residents and staff celebrate move to new home
September 14, 2016 - 7:12am
August 9, 2016
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Kandiyohi County sees worrisome increase in self-neglect reports among vulnerable adults
August 9, 2016 - 5:39pm
July 15, 2016
Regional grants awarded to support community aging
July 15, 2016 - 11:50pm
July 11, 2016
Renita Thonvold, left, and Kathy Thonvold are co-facilitators of the Forget-Me-Knot Memory Cafe, opening this week to help people with dementia and their caregivers find support, information and friendship. Anne Polta/Tribune
Memory cafe to fill unmet social, emotional needs of dementia
July 11, 2016 - 11:48am
September 6, 2015
Gary and Karalyn Harrington enjoy a tranquil afternoon on their dock on Twin Lakes near their home in rural Minnesota. (David Samson / Forum News Service)
More Minn. cabin owners expected to become full-timers at the lake as boomers age
September 6, 2015 - 11:31am