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Quake brings down buildings in central Italy, at least six believed killed
Family grieves death of motorcyclist who was missing for 2 months
Gubernatorial candidates face off in first debate Thursday night
Corps commander visits F-M diversion project
More than 200 students enrolled in unmanned aircraft program at UND, and Kennedy wants bigger footprint
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Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Coal industry on hunt for funding to capture carbon
Gas suppliers Praxair, Linde hold merger talks
How to best utilize a cash back credit card to maximize rewards
Jackie Hope: Get out your money and stock up at back-to-school blowouts
Veeder: Sister on the ranch means best friend for me, unhired help for dad
Feature Photo: Serving on the other side of the world
MBI raises $34,000 for Make-A-Wish
Dickinson State women’s golf picked 5th in NSAA, men tabbed 6th
Midgets volleyball back with experienced group
Missouri Valley Conference official mum on possible UND membership
New $7.2M Fargodome video boards debut at Bison football opener
Arizona State hockey officially applies to NCHC
Holten: There is no greater burden
Port: Ironic that Dakota Access Pipeline is permitted while protest against it isn't
Port: Dakota Access protesters need turn toward honesty
Brock: Don't blame it on Rio
Omdahl: Cigarette tax initiated to bypass Legislature
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Terry "Dick" Bullinger
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
Victim, suspects named in Bowman motel homicide
After nightmare struggle with mental health system, Fargo mom surprised son still alive
FARGO -- Geoffrey Martin had everything going for him in 2011, his sophomore year at North Dakota State University. He was studying history and...
July 24, 2016 - 12:06am
July 2, 2016
Lawmaker warns people 'are going to die' due to ND's persisting mental health gaps
FARGO—A troubled man shoots and kills a Fargo police officer responding to a domestic incident, weeks before the shooter's wife says he...
July 2, 2016 - 5:05pm
June 29, 2016
Man who killed self in Fargo park remembered for creativity, charisma
FARGO—The man who died by suicide in a Fargo park this week is being remembered for his creativity and friendships, but also for the pain of mental health issues he faced. Family members on Wednesday, June 29, said Robbie Lass, 23, tried to get help but got lost in a system...
June 29, 2016 - 11:28pm
May 12, 2016
Stark County Commission debate ranges from wind farm to mental health
Five of the six candidates vying for three seats on the Stark County Commission met to discuss the region’s current status and options for...
May 12, 2016 - 10:10pm
May 8, 2016
Professionals work to support and aide mental health issues in student-aged youth
May is mental health awareness month but professionals in Dickinson have been working year-round to give children and their families the ability...
May 8, 2016 - 5:00am
Mental health needs not always met
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- Mental health facilities across North Dakota have between 295 and 350 residential patient beds offering varying levels of care, according to Rosalie Etherington, superintendent of the North Dakota State Hospital. But the need is higher, she told the North Dakota...
March 8, 2016 - 9:04pm
February 26, 2016
Cutting among Native American youth a growing problem
MANDAN, N.D. -- Cutting, or self-harm, is practiced by people of all ages and races, but anecdotal evidence suggests that cutting is becoming more prevalent among Native American youth. “It’s a behavior that’s growing,” said Cheryl Kary, the director of Sacred Pipe Resource...
February 26, 2016 - 5:38pm
February 19, 2016
Woman whose case fraught with delays finally out on bond
BISMARCK -- A judge has ordered the release of Jessica Tsao, who has been a prison inmate at Burleigh County Detention Center for nearly 180...
February 19, 2016 - 5:18pm
January 16, 2016
Monke: Stockert a posterboy for US mental health reform
Mental health is an issue seldom talked about in our country in the wake of violence. However, we had a mental health situation close to home...
January 16, 2016 - 10:00pm
November 2, 2015
Locked out: Jails and prisons struggle to diagnose, treat mental illness
FARGO -- Sheree Spear knows how easily a person with a serious mental disorder could cross paths with the law and end up in jail--it could have...
News/crime and courts
November 2, 2015 - 6:00am
October 3, 2015
Stults It's time to talk about mental health
My name is Kalsey and I’m scared. I’m scared to talk about this. I’m afraid of the reaction from people at the grocery store, people I’ve...
October 3, 2015 - 11:56pm
February 24, 2015
Charges may be dropped against man who made lockdown call
Charges against a man who allegedly made a threatening phone call in September that led to a city-wide school lockdown in Dickinson could be dropped, as officials look for a suitable mental health program for him. David Viator, 38, was found with phone tracer technology and was...
News/crime and courts
February 24, 2015 - 6:40pm
January 17, 2015
DSU expands mental health services on campus
As the conversation around mental health grows in North Dakota and officials call on the need for more resources, Dickinson State University...
January 17, 2015 - 10:06pm
December 27, 2014
Forward in mental health care: Stakeholders identify next steps for ND
GRAND FORKS — Some of the shadows enveloping mental illness and its public discussion are disappearing, but experts say more needs to be done to erase stigmas surrounding it and improve access to services. In order to move forward, more funding is essential, mental health officials...
December 27, 2014 - 6:50pm
December 25, 2014
Miles away from needed help: Access to treatment a major challenge for rural mental health patients
GRAFTON — Bobbi Carson spends seven to eight weeks a year on the highway, sitting behind the steering wheel of a state-owned vehicle, traveling from Grafton to the northeastern North Dakota communities of Cavalier, Neche, Pembina, Walhalla and others. That doesn’t count the scores...
December 25, 2014 - 8:09pm