STAFF BLOG CAPITOL CHATTER Legislative notebook: Those who scam elderly are targeted
By Don Davis and Danielle Killey
Scammers who convince older Minnesotans to send money to people they think they are helping are targeted by a new bill.
These scams continue to be a growing problem ... Posted on 3/5/13 at 7:14 PM
CHICZ MAGAZINE Senior Citizen Dance
The Alexandria Jefferson High School (JHS) psychology students will host Senior Night in Vegas on Thursday, November 29 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the JHS cafeteria. Click here to see a map.
The event is... Posted on 11/19/12 at 3:28 PM
REAL MONEY Financial Exploitation of Elders
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day recently focused on the increasing financial exploitation of the elderly population. Taking advantage of the elderly and vulnerable can come in two forms:
Outside sour... Posted on 6/25/12 at 7:00 AM
NEW PLATEAUS Are Older People Happier?
When I was a Junior in high school, I remember our psychology teacher, Mr Sonnek, asking how our class thought happiness changes with age. Our slowly downward diagram just made our close-to-retirement... Posted on 5/1/12 at 8:28 AM
HEALTHBEAT Who's old? Not I
To someone in their teens or early 20s, anyone over 30 is old. When you're in your 40s, the 70s seem impossibly ancient. And when you're 70-something? Well, then it's the octogenarians who are old.
W... Posted on 4/30/12 at 11:51 AM
A more user-friendly Nursing Home Report Card with more detailed information on Minnesota nursing facilities has been introduced by the Minnesota Department of Human Services and the Minnesota Department of Health.
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