NIE ROCKS You are invited...
Mary Adkins Shares Her Story of addiction and recovery
Thursday January 31, 2013
Location: Lewis & Clark Elementary School, Grand Forks
Sponsored by GF Parent Information Center
The G... Posted on 1/29/13 at 1:00 PM
THE NEW FORTY Until being strong is your only choice...
When I read the stories of victims and the families of victims that are raising their voices to bring greater awareness to the cost of drinking and driving I am humbled by their strength. I don't thin... Posted on 10/8/12 at 10:09 PM
HEALTH BEAT Will the mental health stigma ever end?
My calendar today says it's Aug. 8, 2012. That's more than a decade into the 21st century. So why does it still often feel we're back in the Dark Ages when it comes to mental health?
The latest evide... Posted on 8/8/12 at 9:58 AM
The North Dakota Department of Human Services’ Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services in conjunction with law enforcement agencies continued efforts to conduct alcohol compliance checks.
North Dakotans love their beer. A 2012 study by the Beer Institute ranked the state the nation’s No. 2 consumer of beer, falling only behind New Hampshire. Imbibing patrons at Player’s Sports Bar and Grill in Dickinson tend to choose beer over other drinks, said general manager Wayne Rau.
Dickinson commissioners worked out the kinks to crew camp rules during Monday’s meeting at City Hall and in good time as a Louisiana company has recently inquired about bringing in a 400 to 1,000-unit man camp.
City Commission members approved an ordinance which empowers the city to set conditions and revoke the permit if the owner doesn’t meet requirements, City Attorney Matt Kolling said.
24/7 sobriety program stats
564 tests since August
558 passed test
6 failed tests
2 people failed twice
14 participants since August
12 people on the program
as of Friday
Statistics provided by
Stark County Sheriff’s Office
BISMARCK — Chuck Damschen didn’t expect to win any popularity points when he proposed banning alcohol at North Dakota collegiate athletic events, but the Republican state representative from Hampden said he’s been surprised by the rancor he’s stirred up in the public.
A program to be implemented in the southwest region of the state Aug. 1 will have those caught drinking and driving submit to constant monitoring. Officers from the eight southwest counties finish training for the change in procedures today.
In an area prevalent with binge-drinking, a group of Dickinson State University students is aiming to inspire responsible decision-making through an application of art and dance and this year, a dash of modern media.
View your ad here! Cost effective targeted advertising. Contextual advertising starting as low as $79/month. This includes targeted ad delivery and search results! Add your business to the Marketplace »