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February 14, 2017
Legislators fear law allowing persons to go free when reporting overdoses isn't being followed
February 14, 2017 - 6:29pm
December 15, 2016
A dose of Fentanyl, the size of the tip of a pen, is a lethal dose and a problem that Grand Forks Police Chief Mark Nelson and his officers are dealing with in our community. Photo by Eric Hylden/Forum News Service
Finding a solution: As prison population grows, officials focus on treatment for drug addiction
December 15, 2016 - 9:36pm
August 20, 2016
Cass County Jail inmate Eugene Kempers doesn't agree with the suspension of the jail's work release program. Kempers, who isn’t technically eligible for work release, says he has no way to provide for his family.David Samson / The Forum
Work release at Cass County jail still 'indefinitely suspended'
August 20, 2016 - 7:06pm
July 5, 2016
Shane Driscoll, 21, of Fargo died in late June of a suspected opiate overdose. Submitted photo.
Son's suspected overdose death 'devastates' Fargo family
July 5, 2016 - 8:31pm
July 2, 2016
Kayla Lawrence, Chad Wick and Brandon Germain are members of a Mobile Crisis Unit who respond to calls where a person is having a mental health crisis. The goal is to keep people from having to go to the ER or hospital. It's a partnership between Southeast Human Services and Solutions Behavioral Health.Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
Lawmaker warns people 'are going to die' due to ND's persisting mental health gaps
July 2, 2016 - 5:05pm
Prince performs during his 'Diamonds and Pearls Tour' at the Earl's Court Arena in London, Britain, June 15, 1992. (REUTERS/Dylan Martinez)
Singer Prince died of accidental painkiller overdose says medical examiner
June 2, 2016 - 3:02pm
May 28, 2016
Opiate crisis 'ravaging our families,' but two bills in Congress could help
May 28, 2016 - 11:15pm
March 20, 2016
Jill Cormier talks about her nephew, David Todd Noye Jr., who was sentenced in January to three years and three months in prison for his role in a drug ring that resulted in the death of two people in Grand Forks. Photo by Eric Hylden/Forum News Service
Aunt of man sentenced in fentanyl overdoses, community leaders discuss what's been done about fentanyl in Grand Forks, and what's still left to do
March 20, 2016 - 6:17am
December 10, 2015
Two more arrested in 'Operation Denial' fentanyl investigation
December 10, 2015 - 5:46pm
December 8, 2015
Three charged in overdose death
December 8, 2015 - 6:09pm
May 6, 2015
Alex Davis (submitted photo)
UND student died of fentanyl overdose, report says
May 6, 2015 - 3:32pm
April 1, 2015
ND House passes bill providing immunity for those who report drug overdoses
April 1, 2015 - 9:30pm
January 13, 2015
Bill addresses fentanyl derivative
January 13, 2015 - 10:57pm
January 6, 2015
Police investigate possible drug overdose death
January 6, 2015 - 11:43pm
February 27, 2014
3 sentenced in synthetic drugs case: Mother of boy who died of overdose pleads for leniency for son’s dealer
February 27, 2014 - 11:54pm