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March 6, 2018
A Minnesota House committee listens to a legislative auditor's report on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, about a state office that failed to properly investigate elder abuse allegations. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. agency that protects nursing home residents has been labeled dysfunctional
March 6, 2018 - 4:38pm
January 30, 2018
Jan Malcolm begins her second tenure as Minnesota health commissioner Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, after Gov. Mark Dayton announced her appointment. About 19 years ago she was in that job for then-Gov. Jesse Ventura. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Fixing Minnesota elder abuse failures is new commissioner's first job
January 30, 2018 - 12:10pm
December 19, 2017
In this file photo, Dr. Ed Ehlinger speaks April 14, 2017, to the media about opiate overdoses. On Tuesday, Dec. 19, Ehlinger resigned as commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Health. Robb Jeffries / Forum News Service
Minn. health chief abruptly resigns amid reports that nursing home complaints not investigated
December 19, 2017 - 2:20pm
October 30, 2017
A residential unit of Heritage House of Pequot Lakes, as seen during a fire department response to an arson fire in June. Kelly Humphrey / Forum News Service file photo
Owners of troubled Minnesota nursing homes to lose license
October 30, 2017 - 10:25pm
September 28, 2017
Willmar musician pleads guilty to criminal sexual conduct
September 28, 2017 - 6:42pm
March 12, 2017
Oak Crossing nursing home in Detroit Lakes. Meagan Pittelko / Forum News Service
GOP plans for Medicaid could put the hurt on nursing homes
March 12, 2017 - 10:03am
January 15, 2017
Bethany Retirement Living, which operates two nursing homes in Fargo, would lose $1.3 million during the rest of the biennium and $5 million next biennium if funding from the budget cuts is not restored, said Shawn Stuhaug, Bethany’s president and CEO. Bethany on 42nd is shown here in Fargo. David Samson / Forum News Service
ND bill could hike cost of nursing home care to cover budget cuts
January 15, 2017 - 7:30am
Social media abuse of nursing home residents often goes unchecked
July 15, 2016 - 9:23am
January 23, 2016
Certified nursing assistants Anni Torma, left, and Sam Clemens serve cookies and coffee Friday to West Wind Village residents Marlos Bacon, seated left, and Lila Estenson in Morris. (Brooke Kern | Forum News Service)
More money for nursing homes in Minnesota changed attitudes in one year
January 23, 2016 - 12:33am
April 27, 2015
Letter: Listening to long-term care issues
April 27, 2015 - 6:52am
April 25, 2015
Letter: A crisis in eldercare
April 25, 2015 - 4:55am
April 18, 2015
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
Cartoon by Ed Fischer
April 18, 2015 - 1:00am
March 4, 2015
Nursing homes want backup funding in lieu of reform
March 4, 2015 - 11:38pm
December 25, 2014
State Rep. Joe Schomacker of Luverne talks on the House floor in early 2014. In 2015, he will be chairman of a committee dealing with aging and long-term care issues. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis)
Rural legislators prioritize care for the elderly, disabled
December 25, 2014 - 11:55pm
October 20, 2014
Gayle Larson, left, adds corn to a meal being prepared by John Krouth. Members of the Willmar American Legion Post prepare pheasant meals Monday for veterans in local nursing homes. The volunteers made and delivered 43 meals for veterans at Bethesda Heritage, Bethesda Pleasant View and Rice Care. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Willmar vets serve up pheasant for comrades in nursing homes
October 20, 2014 - 11:26pm