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Input meeting in VC Tuesday
UJ hosting free movie Jan. 23
Snow removal planned for Tuesday night in Jamestown
Cottonwood in pasture near Portland, N.D., named the state’s largest tree
Billionaire couple from Toronto were murdered by multiple people, private investigators believe
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Jimmies roll big over Trojans
LOCAL SCOREBOARD: Jan. 22
Big second period lifts Pirates over Jays
Offense Erupts: Jimmie men top Dakota State 104-88
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
It's time to stand up for research and extension
Letter to the editor: Roosevelt would celebrate energy revolution in ND
Letter to the editor: Refinery would be good for North Dakota
Letter to the editor: Quick restoration needed of DACA
Teresa Jo Nathan
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Myron "Mike" Hinger
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
DAKOTA DATEBOOK: Ann Sothern
Community calendar of events for Jan. 21, 2018
Miss America promotes Make-A-Wish at Gala
Miss America supports Make-A-Wish in Jamestown
SAVING A LIFE: Family grateful for CPR in vital first minutes
MARRIAGE LICENSES for Jan. 13, 2018
Births for Jan. 8, 2018
May 7, 2012
NDSH patient escapes, is captured after 30 minutes
An escapee from the North Dakota State Hospital had about 30 minutes of freedom this morning. Vance Mey, 18, a resident of the secure services...
May 7, 2012 - 10:43am
June 14, 2011
Yabut new medical director at State Hospital
The Governing Body of the North Dakota State Hospital met the new medical director during its regular quarterly meeting Monday. Dr. Eduardo Yabut accepted the position after working about eight years as medical director at South Central Human Service Center in Jamestown. "I look...
June 14, 2011 - 6:51am
NDSH budget request to increase
The North Dakota State Hospital budget that heads to the Legislature this session increases spending by about $3 million with the largest increases in the departments dedicated to the traditional mental health services the facility provides, according to Alex Schweitzer, superintendent...
December 14, 2010 - 7:00am
June 15, 2010
N.D. State Hospital seeks proposals for treating youth
The North Dakota State Hospital is seeking proposals to contract the treatment of troubled adolescents to a private inpatient facility, according to the report of Alex Schweitzer, superintendent of the hospital, to the Governing Board Monday. "We look to outsource the child and adolescent...
June 15, 2010 - 6:49am
May 8, 2010
A message to the future
May 8, 2010 - 6:55am
May 7, 2010
N.D. State Hospital psychologist returns to visit for anniversary
A former staff psychologist who worked at the North Dakota State Hospital in the 1960s and again in the 1980s was surprised by some of the things he saw when he returned for the 125th anniversary of the facility this week. "We visited some of the wards yesterday and were surprised...
May 7, 2010 - 7:05am
May 5, 2010
Mental Health Walk Thursday at NDSH
A walk for mental health will be held in conjunction with the 125th anniversary celebration at the North Dakota State Hospital on Thursday. The walk will cover about a mile in distance from the hospital campus to the State Hospital Cemetery. "It is a chance to fill people in on...
May 5, 2010 - 8:08am
State Hospital staff picnic is May 7
The date of the North Dakota State Hospital picnic was incorrect in a brief on A3 in Tuesday's Sun. The All Hospital Picnic for staff of the hospital is at noon May 7. The picnic is not open to the public. The event is part of the hospital's 125th Anniversary Celebration.
May 5, 2010 - 7:13am
May 4, 2010
Correction: Hospital picnic not open to the public
The schedule of the 125th anniversary celebration of the North Dakota State Hospital should have indicated the All Hospital Picnic at noon on May 17 is for staff of the State Hospital only. The picnic is not open to the public. Tours of the State Hospital will be available after...
May 4, 2010 - 6:57am
May 3, 2010
125 years: N.D. State Hospital notes changes as it celebrates anniversary this week
When the 125th anniversary celebration of the North Dakota State Hospital kicks off this week it will celebrate not only a long and colorful...
May 3, 2010 - 7:13am
March 11, 2010
Schweitzer clarifies statement
Alex Schweitzer, administrator of the State Hospital, clarified his statement made at the Monday governing board concerning the releases by judges of individuals from the sex offender treatment unit quoted in a story in Tuesday's Sun titled "Secure Services releases seven in 2009." "The...
March 11, 2010 - 7:23am
December 15, 2009
NDSH may seek more beds
The North Dakota State Hospital may look for money to expand its number of beds during the next legislative session, according to the superintendent's report presented to the State Hospital Governing Board Monday. "If we're going to see an increase in the number of patients we're...
December 15, 2009 - 6:52am
June 9, 2009
Board learns about new legislation
State Hospital Superintendent Alex Schweitzer reported on legislative decisions that will affect the safety of those working in the secure services area of the State Hospital during the quarterly meeting of the hospital Governing Board Monday. Schweitzer said legislation was passed...
June 9, 2009 - 6:36am
June 8, 2009
State Hospital board discusses budget
State Hospital Superintendent Alex Schweitzer reported on actions taken concerning the hospital by the North Dakota Legislature during the quarterly meeting of the hospital governing board Monday. "The Legislature appropriated $68.6 million for the State Hospital," he said. "That...
June 8, 2009 - 4:13pm
March 28, 2009
Twenty-one Prairie St. John's clients moved to State Hospital
North Dakota Department of Human Services has made its two institutions and regional human service center staffs available to serve the needs of vulnerable individuals impacted by flooding in Fargo. Department Executive Director Carol K.
March 28, 2009 - 2:12pm