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May 27, 2017
CVHD: Don’t allow underage drinking
Central Valley Health District is reminding parents to model good behavior for the upcoming graduation weekend and to “Be a Responsible Host, Don’t Use Alcohol to Toast.” Central Valley said parents are the No. 1 influence in the lives of their kids. Parents and adults can help...
May 27, 2017 - 7:05am
March 26, 2016
American Airlines co-pilot arrested at Detroit airport for drinking
An unidentified American Airlines co-pilot was arrested on Saturday at a Detroit airport terminal on suspicion of drinking before his scheduled flight to Philadelphia, officials said.Police at the Detroit Metropolitan Airport twice had the man, in his 50s, blow into a breathalyzer,...
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March 26, 2016 - 11:00pm
July 6, 2015
Alcohol abuse hotline begins operations in Devils Lake
DEVILS LAKE, N.D.—A program in Devils Lake that began as an informal way to curb underage drinking parties has expanded into a community-wide hotline for reporting a wide variety of alcohol issues, including overserving in bars. The hotline was expanded six weeks ago to...
July 6, 2015 - 6:48am
July 1, 2014
Drug arrests up, teen binge drinking and DUIs down in N.D.
BISMARCK – Drug arrests climbed by nearly 20 percent in North Dakota last year, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem told lawmakers Tuesday, warning the state has “a completely different situation than we had with the drug cases even 10 years ago.” Stenehjem, delivering...
July 1, 2014 - 1:29pm
May 13, 2014
USA Becomes World No.1 Wine Market As French Drinking Drops
PARIS, May 13 (Reuters) - The United States became the world's biggest wine market last year, beating France into second place for the first time as consumption falls in the country widely seen as the drink's natural home. U.S. consumers bought 29.1 million...
May 13, 2014 - 2:21pm
CVHD awarded $259,000 grant
The Central Valley Health District, which covers Stutsman and Logan counties, is one of 22 public health agencies and four tribes to receive hundreds of thousands of dollars from the North Dakota Department of Human Services to combat underage drinking and binge drinking. CVHD received...
May 13, 2014 - 7:00am
January 31, 2014
Passion for vodka kills thousands of Russian men
LONDON - A quarter of all Russian men die before they reach their mid-fifties and their passion for alcohol - particularly vodka - is largely to blame, according to research published on Friday. A study of more than 150,000 people found extraordinarily high premature death rates...
News/Nation and World
January 31, 2014 - 12:55am
July 6, 2013
N.D. top in nation in beer shipments per capita
FARGO (AP) -- Bottoms up! North Dakota is tops in the nation in beer shipments per capita, if age is taken into account, though not everyone views it as a good thing. The analysis done by the Beer Institute, a Washington, D.C.-based trade association representing brewers, importers...
July 6, 2013 - 7:37am
March 18, 2013
Drinking preceded fatal stabbing at crew camp
Forum News Service TIOGA, N.D. - An alcohol-infused dispute between roommates at an oilfield crew camp led to one man's death and the arrest of the suspect after he drove the victim to the hospital, the Williams County Sheriff's Office said today. Ryan N. Anderson, 31, was arrested...
March 18, 2013 - 11:19am
September 8, 2012
Group hopes to use changes in policies to curb underage drinking
A new project with a new approach to curb underage drinking is putting its roots down in Jamestown. Unlike other prevention projects, Communities Mobilizing for Change on Alcohol wants to influence policy to punish the providers of alcohol to those who are underage. "It's going...
September 8, 2012 - 6:56am
July 13, 2012
Letter to the editor: Solving alcohol problems takes compassion, deterrents
My heart hurts for everyone connected with the two accidents (on Interstate 94 and at Lake Metigoshe) that claimed seven lives (yes, the unborn baby counts). Hopefully the jolting tragedies along with the acknowledgement that North Dakota has 'A sobering problem' (July 10 Sun headline)...
July 13, 2012 - 6:13am
July 6, 2011
N.D. college binge drinking rates fall
BISMARCK (AP) -- The rate of binge drinking among North Dakota college students is continuing a slow decline. A new survey questioned almost 4,000 students last year about their drinking and drug habits. About 48 percent said they had five or more drinks in one sitting in the past...
July 6, 2011 - 8:00am
July 5, 2011
ND college binge drinking rates continue to fall
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- The rate of binge drinking among North Dakota college students is continuing a slow decline. A new survey questioned almost 4,000 students last year about their drinking and drug habits. About 48 percent said they had five or more drinks in one sitting in...
July 5, 2011 - 11:45am
November 29, 2010
Fargo looks at regulating drink specials in bars
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- North Dakota's largest city is considering regulating drink specials offered by bars. Fargo's Liquor Control Board started discussing the matter earlier this month, when Police Chief Keith Ternes (TUR'-nuhs) said there were no city ordinances allowing the regulation...
November 29, 2010 - 9:45am
October 19, 2010
Stats: N.D. sobriety program is working
MINOT (AP) -- Statistics show that most people ordered into a program designed to keep drunken drivers off North Dakota roads are abstaining from alcohol. Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem implemented the statewide initiative known as the "24-7 Sobriety Program." Repeat drunken drivers...
October 19, 2010 - 6:56am