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Alzheimer’s is primarily an elderly person’s disease. Only 5% of people get sick before age 65 — at least 220,000 people in the U.S., according to the Alzheimer’s Association. When the disease strikes early, it’s much more aggressive. A patient’s personality can change completely.
A harrowing holiday the Minnesota community will never forget ends with two dead and Betty Lou Hanson fighting for her life.
In this episode of Dakota Spotlight's A Better Search for Barbara we speak with Barb's childhood friend, Sandee Evanson.
Police are looking at what appears to be a pattern: all three dogs either went missing or were found dead within a three or four block radius. The most recent two attacks both happened in December.

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Mike Hendrickson and Jesse Schmidt were among the first to arrive at Tropics nightclub in downtown Fargo after it was set ablaze in April 2000.
Greed, incest, murder and rattlesnakes tell the tale of a southern sharecropper turned barber turned murderer.
Using modern research techniques, a master database was compiled with lists of Dutch collaborators, informants, historic documents, police records and prior research to uncover new leads. Dozens of scenarios and locations of suspects were visualized on a map to identify a betrayer, based on knowledge of the hiding place, motive and opportunity.
An unsolved case turns cold on the Western Edge of North Dakota, but police never give up in trying to solve it. Nearly 10 years after a pair of gruesome murders caught Dickinson by surprise, police solve the case with a confession a decade in the making.
Investigators continue to monitor advances in DNA technology — including the expansion of DNA databases — in the hopes of revealed answers. Yet by all accounts, the case has gone cold, leaving Anita Knutson’s family and friends in a perpetual state of disbelief and uncertainty.
Authorities continue to ask for help in gathering any information about what may have happened to Carla Beth Anderson, who disappeared 34 years ago.

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In the months and years leading up to her daughter’s disappearance, Mary Schabot watched Rachel Cyriacks struggle through the realities of an abusive relationship — the ups and downs and the unsuccessful attempts by loved ones to help her get out.
Nearly 50 years after her sexual assault, a Duluth native confronts the past and wonders if she'll ever learn the truth.
Nearly 50 years after her sexual assault, a Duluth native confronts the past and wonders if she'll ever learn the truth.

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