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U.S. deficit forecast to shrink in 2017 but climb over next decade
White House asks for privacy from media on Barron Trump
Protesters vow to battle Trump's 'poor decision' to revive pipeline
Trump advances Dakota Access Pipeline, but timeline unclear as tribe plans legal action
Despite no evidence, White House says Trump stands by voter fraud belief
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MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Sources: UND set to leave Big Sky Conference
NFL sideline reporter Andrews beat cancer during season
Kerr on NBA players' All-Star voting: 'There were 50 guys on there that had no business getting votes'
Steelers' Roethlisberger unsure of future, considering retirement
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Port: Self defense legislation would legalize what most of us would consider murder
Jacobs: ND higher ed in the crosshairs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
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
December 13, 2016
Nonprofits helping to fill mental health services gap in northwest ND
WILLISTON, N.D.—Nonprofits seem to be responding to a deficit of mental health services in the northwest North Dakota region by offering a range of options, including walk-in hours and counseling for even the youngest of clients. Summit Counseling Services opened its doors...
December 13, 2016 - 5:03pm
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