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Voting insights, resources available to voters

The upcoming midterm elections are when you decide who represents you in the legislature and in Congress. AARP provides several insights and informational resources to help you find voting locations and prepare to vote. 1. Research: A national survey from AARP last spring revealed some ...

Elison Assisted Living looks forward to Norsk Høstfest

September is a special time in Minot. This year, it has an even more significant meaning. In each of the past two years, our beloved Norsk Høstfest has been postponed. But this year, that’s not the case. For the first time in the new decade, Norsk Høstfest will be taking place. It’s ...

The Wellington receives special honor

Greetings from The Wellington Independent and Assisted Living retirement community! What a beautiful summer we have enjoyed. It appears that many of our waterfowl have already headed south for the winter. True snowbirds! Did you know you could be a “snowbird” at The Wellington? If you’d ...

Helping a loved one through the estate planning process

My mom and I email back and forth a couple of times a week. She lives a few states away, and email is the perfect way for us to keep in touch during the week between our weekend phone calls. Recently an email with the subject line “Estate Planning Appointment” popped up in my inbox. After a ...

Medicare open enrollment – common marketing scams

During Medicare’s Open Enrollment Period (OEP), which begins Oct. 15 and ends Dec. 7, Medicare beneficiaries can choose the plans that are best for them for 2023. As you look for your best health coverages options, keep an eye open for fraudsters. Know your rights If you request an ...