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July 16, 2018
From left, Melissa Herman, Chastity Dolbec, Brandi Richter, Dr. Michelle Placke and Leigh Holland are among the members of Coal Country Community Health Centers Suboxone team. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Treating addiction in a rural area: Small town health center offers big city services
July 16, 2018 - 7:36am
July 14, 2018
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AgweekTV: Dicamba Damage in 2018
July 14, 2018 - 8:30am
June 18, 2018
Mandy and Kevin Holesh relax with one of their two dogs at their RV. They were parked last week at Utah Lake in Saratoga Springs, Utah, far from their previous home in Pittsburgh. Photo for The Washington Post by Kim Raff
Rebel developers are trying to cure our smartphone addiction - with an app
June 18, 2018 - 7:33pm
May 17, 2018
Deb Davis, assistant regional director for the Northeast Human Service Center and director for its alcohol and drug program, has been with the agency since 1985. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Struggling to meet the need for drug counselors
May 17, 2018 - 7:19pm
May 12, 2018
Meredith Jeter, of Fargo, holds a photo of the son she gave up for adoption 32 years ago and recently reconnected with. Robin Huebner / Forum News Service
'She's waited 32 years for this': Fargo woman reconnects with son put up for adoption
May 12, 2018 - 3:37pm
March 30, 2018
The Blue Cross Blue Shield building in Fargo as seen in Oct. 2017. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
Complaints, opioid crisis prompt review of ND Blues' handling of behavioral health, substance abuse claims
March 30, 2018 - 6:15pm
March 28, 2018
North Dakota's first lady, Kathryn Helgaas Burgum, speaks Tuesday to a group of people at DeNault Auditorium about addiction as a desease and advocating for better treatment programs. John M. Steiner / The Sun
Governor, first lady speak about addiction issues at UJ
March 28, 2018 - 6:12pm
March 3, 2018
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AgweekTV: Fighting Rural Opioid Abuse
March 3, 2018 - 8:30am
February 22, 2018
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., stands up while addressing a group gathered to discuss opioid addiction in rural areas at the Hazen City Hall on Feb. 20, 2018. From left, Aaron Garman, medical director of Coal Country Community Health Center, Mercer County Sheriff Dean Danzeisen and School Resource Officer Michelle Anderson were among the community leaders who spoke at the event. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Communities big and small need a plan to combat addiction, Heitkamp says
February 22, 2018 - 10:59am
February 16, 2018
United Health Group CEO Dave Wichmann speaks Thursday at Cankdeska Cikana Community College as the school and his organization announce a Fort Totten, N.D., project to renovate the Spirit Lake Recovery and Wellness center into a 15-bed residential substance abuse treatment center. April Baumgarten / Forum News Serviceplay button
Spirit Lake forms partnership to create substance abuse treatment center in northeast ND
February 16, 2018 - 3:27pm
February 14, 2018
North Dakota First Lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum speaks during an interview Feb. 3, 2017, in the Governor's Mansion, Bismarck. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
ND first lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum named to Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation board of directors
February 14, 2018 - 6:14pm
January 27, 2018
Alan Kaggwa relaxes at Fraser, Ltd.'s Stepping Stones Resource Center in Fargo, which provides a safe environment and sleep space, as well as food, clothing and personal care items, for young adults. Fraser is one of the providers that will participate in the Free Through Recovery initiative. Patrick Springer / Forum News Service
ND strives to shut revolving door to prisons and jails
January 27, 2018 - 4:56pm
January 22, 2018
Alicia Marie Johnson
Fargo woman gets two years in prison for death of man on car hood
January 22, 2018 - 5:16pm
January 21, 2018
Jenny Schlecht
Shining our light on a problem to help our communities
January 21, 2018 - 9:23am
January 15, 2018
North Dakota First Lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum speaks during an interview Feb. 3, 2017, in the Governor's Mansion in Bismarck. Forum News Service file photo
ND first lady to attend women's event at White House
January 15, 2018 - 7:37pm
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