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Port: Senator Heidi Heitkamp took a mountain of money from special interest committees
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Flavorful vegetables arrive during the cool season
Pinewood Derby work sessions planned
Community Prayer to meet Saturday
HLA Choir to perform at Victory
Friendship Suppers set at SDA
Community calendar of events for April 24, 2017
Targeting deals for the trophy room
Influx of water keeps tourism dollars flowing on Devils Lake, but could flood thousands of acres
Public meetings scheduled next week
April 18, 2017
Prince William and Lady Gaga team up on FaceTime to discuss mental health issues
LONDON - Prince William has warned British men that keeping a "stiff upper lip" by bottling up emotions was detrimental to mental health, stepping...
April 18, 2017 - 10:23am
April 17, 2017
As people age, the factors that drive depression may shift
Different types of problems are most likely to afflict people at different times of life, so common risk factors for depression change over the...
April 17, 2017 - 7:00am
March 20, 2017
Eating, other everyday oral sounds can cause rage for selective sound sufferers
FARGO — Few people would rank the noise of someone crunching potato chips among their favorite sounds in the world, alongside cooing babies...
March 20, 2017 - 8:00am
March 13, 2017
Just breathe: Ways to cope with stress and anxiety
A number of events can trigger stress. For some, it may be caused by something relatively small and short-lived, like sitting in traffic or...
March 13, 2017 - 9:12am
December 17, 2016
Charleston gunman will not use mental health to avoid death penalty
Convicted murderer Dylann Roof will not ask jurors to take his mental health into consideration next month during the death penalty phase of...
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December 17, 2016 - 11:00pm
December 14, 2016
Nonprofits helping to fill mental health services gap in northwest ND
WILLISTON, N.D.—Nonprofits seem to be responding to a deficit of mental health services in the northwest North Dakota region by offering a range of options, including walk-in hours and counseling for even the youngest of clients. Summit Counseling Services opened its doors...
December 14, 2016 - 7:35am
July 21, 2016
The word ‘stigma’ is used as an all-purpose term
Ride to Silence the Stigma? The intent of the group is good, the approach is not. A ride to silence people who direct that prejudice is what is needed -- a ride to educate them, not join them in promoting that term. This from The Carter Center: “Stigma” has been used as an all-purpose...
July 21, 2016 - 5:00am
July 18, 2016
Riding for mental health
The roar of about 150 motorcycles heading out of Jamestown Sunday was music to the ears of Ride to Silence the Stigma organizers. "All of us...
July 18, 2016 - 8:18am
July 3, 2016
Lawmaker warns people 'are going to die' due to ND's persisting mental health gaps
FARGO—A troubled man shoots and kills a Fargo police officer responding to a domestic incident, weeks before the shooter's wife says he was scheduled to see a specialist for worsening depression and memory loss. A rash of opioid overdose deaths plagues the community—among...
July 3, 2016 - 11:21am
June 30, 2016
Fargo man who died in park remembered
FARGO—The man who died by suicide in a Fargo park this week is being remembered for his creativity and friendships, but also for the pain of mental health issues he faced. Family members on Wednesday, June 29, said Robbie Lass, 23, tried to get help but got lost in a system...
June 30, 2016 - 6:40am
April 18, 2016
Schools strive for ways for special education students to participate
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.—At a small bowling alley in Thief River Falls last week, a big celebration happened in the middle of the day....
April 18, 2016 - 6:47am
February 19, 2016
Proposal converts space at Life Skill and Transition Center
GRAFTON, N.D.—A community task force is crafting a proposal to convert unused and underused space at the Life Skills and Transition Center...
February 19, 2016 - 7:07am
June 8, 2015
Grand Forks Walmart shooting connected with military suicides
GRAND FORKS—Police still can't say why 21-year-old Marcell Travon Willis walked into a Grand Forks Wal-Mart Supercenter last month and...
June 8, 2015 - 6:54am
December 29, 2014
Mental health issues move forward
GRAND FORKS -- Some of the shadows enveloping mental illness and its public discussion are disappearing, but experts say more needs to be done to erase stigmas surrounding it and improve access to services. In order to move forward, more funding is essential, mental health officials...
December 29, 2014 - 7:19am
December 27, 2014
Untreated mental illness damages famillies
Grand Forks -- Danny Owen remembers the turning point -- an altercation with his brother many years ago -- that led him to get the mental health care he needed and, eventually, to a better relationship with his family. He came home drunk one night and "got into a physical fight"...
December 27, 2014 - 7:15am