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September 17, 2018
Not forgetting: Walk to silence the stigma
Saturday’s Walk to Silence the Stigma event in Jamestown was about not forgetting people who died by suicide, according to organizers. “This...
September 17, 2018 - 7:16am
September 11, 2018
Prosecutors want murder charge dropped in suicide pact of elderly Fargo couple
FARGO — Prosecutors are looking to drop a murder charge that an elderly man has been facing since the shooting death of his wife in June....
September 11, 2018 - 8:53pm
September 10, 2018
ND Summit to Stop Suicide focuses on education, strategies
WEST FARGO — After a study found North Dakota has the fastest growing rate of death by suicide in the nation, groups are coming together to...
September 10, 2018 - 7:12pm
September 5, 2018
Inmate's death by suicide under investigation at Devils Lake jail
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. -- A Lake Region Correctional Center inmate killed himself Sunday morning, Sept. 2, officials said. The Devils Lake Police...
September 5, 2018 - 3:09pm
August 31, 2018
VA summit engages community
The North Dakota suicide rate is above the national average for all age groups and has a higher rate of increase than other states, said Alison Traynor, director of suicide prevention for the North Dakota Department of Health. Traynor spoke Thursday at a community mental health summit...
August 31, 2018 - 7:01am
August 28, 2018
More Americans die from overdoses and suicide than diabetes
Diabetes is a well-known health threat in the U.S., with rates that have reached epidemic levels in recent years. But now researchers are reporting that another scourge has surpassed it in terms of deadliness: suicides and deaths from drug overdoses.
August 28, 2018 - 8:02pm
August 15, 2018
State highway workers save suicidal youth who jumps from I-90 bridge near Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- South Dakota Department of Transportation workers apparently saved the life of a suicidal, disorderly runaway youth who...
August 15, 2018 - 6:30pm
July 29, 2018
With sharp rises in suicide rates, statistics are ‘alarming’ to experts
GRAND FORKS—The suicide rate in North Dakota between 1999 and 2016 is the highest in the country, according to a recent report by the Centers...
July 29, 2018 - 6:00am
July 10, 2018
Guilty plea on table for Fargoan charged with killing wife in failed suicide pact
FARGO—A guilty plea from Louis Donald Averson, who is accused of killing his wife on June 2 as part of a suicide pact, appears to be a...
July 10, 2018 - 7:32pm
June 23, 2018
Law enforcement agencies use new tool to prevent officer suicide
FARGO — A tool designed to look for signs of stress and depression is now being used by local law enforcement agencies to try to save the lives of those who protect the community. The Fargo Police Department and Cass County Sheriff's Office are using an online interactive screening...
June 23, 2018 - 4:00pm
June 17, 2018
Reach out to those who may be suicidal, ND official says
MINOT, N.D.—There is hope for people who are considering suicide, but it's important for people to reach out to help those who might be...
June 17, 2018 - 6:37am
June 12, 2018
Sheriff: ND man kills himself after negotiations with police
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- A 63-year-old Jamestown man died by suicide early Monday, June 11, after negotiating with law enforcement officers for about...
June 12, 2018 - 10:40am
June 11, 2018
A wake-up call for new approaches to suicide prevention
This editorial appeared in Monday's, June 11, Washington Post. Days after the suicide of renowned fashion designer Kate Spade, chef and world-traveling TV storyteller Anthony Bourdain was found dead in a hotel room in France, another apparent suicide. Spade was 55, Bourdain was 61,...
June 11, 2018 - 7:49am
June 7, 2018
Suicide rates in North Dakota saw largest spike nationwide, new study reveals
Suicide rates rose in all but one state between 1999 and 2016, with increases seen across age, gender, race and ethnicity, according to a report...
June 7, 2018 - 1:35pm
June 6, 2018
Sister of Fargo woman killed in suicide pact says health problems robbed her of happiness'
FARGO—Ila Mae Lou Averson was a baseball fan and a fun-loving person. She built a 40-year career as a secretary for Northern States Power...
June 6, 2018 - 9:45pm