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nursing homes

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
September 6, 2014
County construction (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)
County votes to re-do Heritage at cost of $14 million
September 6, 2014 - 11:53am
December 4, 2013
Karen Hill has seen three-plus decades of changes in nursing homes, primarily  families and potential patients wanting to stay in their homes as long as reasonably possible. She  retires Friday from Heritage Living Center. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Leaving Heritage with mixed emotions
December 4, 2013 - 12:49pm
August 20, 2011
Nursing home residents were recently treated to an afternoon of miniature horses and ice cream. (Sarah Smith/ Enterprise)
Nursing home looks to county for funding help
August 20, 2011 - 1:00pm
March 5, 2011
Lester Skipinaday and Jim Hensel appear to be playing poker at Heritage Thursday. It's actually a game called "Flip It" that sharpens memory, range of motion and math skills for nursing home residents. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Senior services could face big state cuts
March 5, 2011 - 1:00pm
January 22, 2010
Shortage of nursing home staff blamed for falls in Minnesota
January 22, 2010 - 7:39am
January 16, 2010
Menahga council gets legal advice on contracts, conflicts
January 16, 2010 - 1:01pm
January 9, 2010
Family objects to $8,500 bill from Green Pine Acres nursing home
January 9, 2010 - 1:01pm
December 12, 2009
Menahga entity in good financial shape
December 12, 2009 - 12:31pm
October 24, 2009
Check presentation
Years of bake sales, raffles and dinners come to fruition
October 24, 2009 - 1:00pm
July 15, 2009
Green Pine Acres charged with neglect after resident injured in fall
July 15, 2009 - 1:01pm
July 11, 2009
The proposed floor plan includes cottages, extended stay units and the highly desirable assisted living plus. (Courtesy of Helenske Design Group)
Greenwood Connections reviews expansion options
July 11, 2009 - 12:00pm