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Shrine Bowl rosters released
Jimmie baseball/ softball changes
Jimmie track and field in action
Cannon leading heptathlon at DSU
What We Think: Bravo to Blessing Bag donors
Commentary: The fight over online sales taxes cannot be about fairness
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
Ryan is an enemy of working people
Letter to the editor: Port’s column needed in the state
Melford 'Gene' Andersen
Douglas Mitchell & Adeline Mitchell
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Free livestream planned of event
Public meetings scheduled next week
Community calendar of events for April 20, 2018
Steve and Karen Samek
Rep. Josh Boschee
Minding Our Elders
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...
1 hour 53 min ago
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 17, 2018
Living longer means seniors often care for parents
Dear Carol: My husband and I are in our 70s and both have some health problems. We've been taking care of my 94-year-old mother in our home for...
March 17, 2018 - 6:23am
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
February 10, 2018
No disloyalty in enlisting outside help for elder care
Dear Carol: My friend is struggling to convince her father, who lives across the country, that he needs help caring for his 86-year-old wife...
February 10, 2018 - 8:20am
February 3, 2018
Pain can cause dementia sufferers to act out
Dear Carol: My mother has mid-stage dementia, as a mixture of Alzheimer's and vascular. Dad is taking care of her, and overall it's going OK...
February 3, 2018 - 9:46am
January 27, 2018
Be sensitive when accompanying elder to appointments
Dear Carol: My mother is relatively healthy for a 76-year-old woman but she's overcome cancer twice and I worry about losing her. She doesn't...
January 27, 2018 - 8:33am
January 20, 2018
Caregiver health must be considered, too
Dear Carol: I'm struggling with trying to find answers on how I can help my elderly mother. I'm 67, I'm retired and I live an hour away from...
January 20, 2018 - 8:34am
January 13, 2018
Hospice care covered by Medicare, other insurance
Dear Carol: My dad has aggressive prostate cancer that has spread to his liver and bones. His oncologist isn't very communicative and when I...
January 13, 2018 - 7:22am