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Hooked in the Heartland: Regardless of drug choice, new and more powerful poisons can drag anyone into the dark
Operating base divides private security from DAPL protesters
'We're losing ground': U.S. high schoolers fall behind world peers in math, study says
Skin-to-skin contact after birth good for mom and baby
News report: Heitkamp is Trump's top choice for Agriculture secretary
crime and courts
nation and world
Producers agree first global oil pact since 2001
Cleanup continues after oil pipeline spill in ND waterway
ND oil, gas royalty owners concerned about deductions from checks
ND joins lawsuit against BLM over methane rule
EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
North Dakota power play flounders in loss without Boeser, Jost
Scoreboard of December 10, 2016
Magicians top Midgets in boys hockey
Four Dickinson High wrestlers place in Rapid City
Killdeer girls look primed to challenge for top of region
Port: Who is holding Big Protest accountable?
OMDAHL: Pipeline delay perpetuates rumor mill
BROCK: Baby it's cold outside!
BARONE: The collapse of the political left
PARSONS: Support helps make an institution better
Christopher G. Bush
John R. Metz
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John R. Metz
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
September 10, 2016
Dickinson mayor and Black Hills VA hospital director speak out on vet suicide prevention, mental health issues
Veterans Appreciation Day in Dickinson went beyond the usual patriotic show of respect Saturday as two of its speakers addressed a difficult...
September 10, 2016 - 5:31pm
July 24, 2016
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