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Turkey and volunteers
What the parasites in a defector's stomach tell us about North Korea
Trump renews calls for wall after border agent killed and partner injured in Texas
Cult leader and serial killer Charles Manson dies at age 83
Red River Valley weather looks set to cooperate with Thanksgiving travels
nation and world
Loboes sweep Tommies for state B three-peat
Just Out Of Reach: Century defeats Jays in Class A title match
Jimmie Roundup: Young improves on national finish
Blue Jay grapplers trending upward
Wild's Jason Zucker is already down $17,600 -- and he's hoping for more
Open road welcome; traffic concerns remain
Letter to the editor: House tax bill hurts North Dakotans
COMMENTARY: Don't let #MeToo turn into a witch hunt
Commentary: GMOs provide additional food choices
Letter to the editor: Teacher-student relationship is critical to learning
Ruth (Van Winkle) Soma
Henry "Hank" Fietzek
Betty Jane Hill
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Trinity seeking food donations
First Baptist continues refugee mission
Senior Menu, Activities Nov. 6-10
Morrison graduates from university
Retzlaff among scholarship recipients
Students sought for national science camp
FCCU raises money, collects items for food pantries
Community calendar of events for Nov. 20, 2017
Jim & Babe Boyd
November 18, 2017
As opioid use rises across ND, officials say treatment efforts must continue
DICKINSON, N.D. — It wasn't long ago that two out of every 10 people seeking group treatment in Dickinson for drug abuse a few years ago...
November 18, 2017 - 11:55pm
October 23, 2017
Commentary: Tax commissioner Rauschenberger is testing ND's new attitudes on addiction
Ryan Rauschenberger, North Dakota’s Republican tax commissioner, is an extremely intelligent and competent man. A dedicated public servant....
October 23, 2017 - 8:25am
September 29, 2017
Area pharmacy professors advocate ramping up opioid antidote prescriptions
WEST FARGO—North Dakota pharmacists should be more active in prescribing the opioid antidote naloxone, according to instructors at a continuing...
September 29, 2017 - 8:11pm
September 22, 2017
ND first lady hopes to reduce stigma of addiction with new conference
BISMARCK—North Dakota's first lady hopes to spark a "grassroots campaign" with the launch of a new conference on addiction next week. "We...
September 22, 2017 - 11:23am
September 21, 2017
Mental health brings a Kennedy to Minnesota, and he's not happy about state of affairs
GULL LAKE, Minn.—Patrick Kennedy, son of Ted Kennedy and nephew of former President John F. Kennedy, has a lot to say on mental health...
September 21, 2017 - 8:55pm
Bismarck church to launch recovery ministry
BISMARCK — New Song Church in Bismarck is launching a recovery ministry this fall, aiming to provide a safe place for people recovering...
August 21, 2017 - 5:26pm
August 9, 2017
America's drinking problem is much worse this century
Americans are drinking more than they used to, a troubling trend with potentially dire implications for the country's future health-care costs....
August 9, 2017 - 12:21pm
July 8, 2017
North Dakota's methadone clinics quickly gaining patients
FARGO — A year ago, there were no clinics in North Dakota offering methadone treatment for people trying to kick addictions to opioids, such as heroin and fentanyl. Now there are three, and patient numbers continue to grow. Community Medical Services (CMS) opened the state's...
July 8, 2017 - 8:43pm
Dilworth police carrying opioid antidote is first in Fargo-Moorhead area
DILWORTH, Minn. — City police officers here have become the first in the Fargo-Moorhead area to carry the opioid antidote naloxone in their...
June 8, 2017 - 9:40pm
May 27, 2017
'I am an addict': Dickinson resident champions treatment over prison
Okay, here it goes.... I am a drug addict. Scratch that I am a meth addict. Over the last few years that has been a big part of my life and I'm...
May 27, 2017 - 6:01am
May 14, 2017
'What I needed to do': Fargo mom urged police to arrest her sons to save their lives
FARGO — Mary Locken was aiming to fire a warning shot. This single working mom wanted to put fear in the hearts of her teenage sons who'd...
May 14, 2017 - 6:00am
May 5, 2017
ND extends state-funded vouchers for access to substance treatment
BISMARCK—North Dakotans who rely on state-funded vouchers to access treatment for substance use won't see a lapse in services after recent...
May 5, 2017 - 3:20pm
April 14, 2017
Lawmakers move away from penalties for addicted moms
BISMARCK — Few people would argue it is a good idea for pregnant women and new moms to use addictive drugs. Babies exposed to alcohol and...
April 14, 2017 - 10:48pm
March 17, 2017
ND drug treatment vouchers could run out of money next week
MINOT, N.D. — At North Dakota's first methadone clinic, about 40 percent of clients rely on a state-funded voucher program to help them...
March 17, 2017 - 7:12pm
February 12, 2017
As a recovering addict herself, ND's first lady hopes to tackle addiction issues
BISMARCK — Sitting on a couch in the sunlit living room of the North Dakota Governor's Residence, first lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum had...
February 12, 2017 - 8:20am