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Golden Alert issued for Montgomery Co. woman

Montgomery County Emergency Management officials say Diane Clemons suffers from dementia and is insulin dependent.

UPDATE: Laurel County man with dementia found safe

Deputies say 85-year old James B. Thompson was found safe in Mercer County Saturday morning.

UPDATE: Golden Alert canceled, missing woman found safe

86-year old Virginia Ruth Gross was found safe 45-minutes after the Golden Alert was issued.

‘Golden Alert’ issued for Bourbon County man with Dementia

85-year old Billy Dale was last seen leaving his home Thursday morning in his red Ford F250 pickup truck with "Big Red" across the front windshield.

Golden Care Provider: A daughter’s love

Daughter takes pride in cold 'bur,' help for her 'queen'

UPDATE: Missing 85-year-old man found safe

85-year-old last seen Wednesday afternoon.

Missing 75-year-old woman found safe

She was last seen at her home in Lexington Monday morning.

Living with dementia; Residents make blankets

According to the Alzheimer's Association, every 65 seconds someone in the United States develops some form of dementia.

‘Golden Alert’ issued for missing Lexington man

Have you seen 85-year old Dwight Newton, of Lexington? He went missing Wednesday. He has early onset dementia and refuses medication and treatment, according to his family.

It seems like Alzheimer’s but peek into brain shows a mimic

Some people told they have Alzheimer's may instead have a newly identified mimic of the disease.

UPDATE: Golden Alert canceled for Lexington man

Police say 68-year-old Lawrence Smith was found Monday after a Golden Alert was issued.

Study: Kentucky has 2nd highest dementia-linked death rate in U.S.

The 24-7 Wall Street.com, an online financial news and opinion based company in Delaware has released a study that says Kentucky has the second highest dementia-linked death rate in the country.

UPDATE: Liberty man with dementia found safe

The Lexington Police Department has issued a Golden Alert for a missing man who has dementia and COPD. 

UPDATE: Missing Scott County man found

A missing Scott County man was found less than four hours after a Golden Alert was issued by Georgetown Police.

UPDATE: Missing Morehead man with dementia found safe

Morehead Police are looking for a missing man who they say has dementia.

Sandra Day O’Connor announces likely Alzheimer’s diagnosis

O'Connor made the announcement in a letter Tuesday and says her diagnosis was made "some time ago."

Hopes rise again for a drug to slow Alzheimer’s disease

Hopes are rising again for a drug to alter the course of Alzheimer's disease after repeated failures.

Number of Alzheimer’s deaths in Kentucky on the rise

Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth leading cause of death in both Kentucky and the U.S. and the only disease in the top 10 causes of death in the U.S. without a way to prevent, cure or even slow its progression.

UPDATE: Golden Alert cancelled for Lexington man

Lexington police issue a Golden Alert for 76-year-old Robert Manual Dunn.

UPDATE: Autopsy confirms drowning death in Garrard Co.

An autopsy Friday confirms that a Garrard County woman with a history of dementia died by drowning in Herrington Lake Thursday morning, after wandering away from her nearby houseboat.

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Your morning news and weather on Tuesday, Oct. 27

Your morning news and weather on Tuesday, Oct. 27