I have located two different screens that look like replacements, and since they are just over $10 each I have ordered both to try.
works fine. Correction, there is some image persistence associated with this new screen;
I have a second screen (different model) on the way, but it will take time.
A few days in place, and the problems seem to have disappeared.
I believe the problem is caused by the protective front panel de-laminating from the lcd screen (a manufacturing issue);
I may have aggravated the situation by having the weather app up 24/7
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