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September 21, 2018
North Dakota residents gain access to addiction resource
September 21, 2018 - 12:56pm
September 6, 2018
Dr. Drew Pinsky speaks Thursday, Sept. 6,at the N.D. Behavioral Health Conference jn Fargo.  Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Dr. Drew of 'Celebrity Rehab' kicks off ND conference saying 'addiction is a disease'
September 6, 2018 - 7:38pm
September 1, 2018
Kathryn Helgaas Burgum was instrumental in launching the Recovery Reinvented conference to be held at the Fargo Civic on Sept. 5, 2018. David Samson / Forum News Service
'It's up to me': ND’s first lady talks about her recovery, in advance of Fargo addiction event
September 1, 2018 - 3:58pm
August 3, 2018
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Addiction is a disease. My drug-addicted parents showed me that.
August 3, 2018 - 9:00pm
July 16, 2018
From left, Melissa Herman, Chastity Dolbec, Brandi Richter, Dr. Michelle Placke and Leigh Holland are among the members of Coal Country Community Health Centers Suboxone team. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Treating addiction in a rural area: Small town health center offers big city services
July 16, 2018 - 7:36am
July 14, 2018
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AgweekTV: Dicamba Damage in 2018
July 14, 2018 - 8:30am
June 18, 2018
Mandy and Kevin Holesh relax with one of their two dogs at their RV. They were parked last week at Utah Lake in Saratoga Springs, Utah, far from their previous home in Pittsburgh. Photo for The Washington Post by Kim Raff
Rebel developers are trying to cure our smartphone addiction - with an app
June 18, 2018 - 7:33pm
May 17, 2018
Deb Davis, assistant regional director for the Northeast Human Service Center and director for its alcohol and drug program, has been with the agency since 1985. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Struggling to meet the need for drug counselors
May 17, 2018 - 7:19pm
May 12, 2018
Meredith Jeter, of Fargo, holds a photo of the son she gave up for adoption 32 years ago and recently reconnected with. Robin Huebner / Forum News Service
'She's waited 32 years for this': Fargo woman reconnects with son put up for adoption
May 12, 2018 - 3:37pm
March 30, 2018
The Blue Cross Blue Shield building in Fargo as seen in Oct. 2017. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
Complaints, opioid crisis prompt review of ND Blues' handling of behavioral health, substance abuse claims
March 30, 2018 - 6:15pm
March 3, 2018
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AgweekTV: Fighting Rural Opioid Abuse
March 3, 2018 - 8:30am
February 22, 2018
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., stands up while addressing a group gathered to discuss opioid addiction in rural areas at the Hazen City Hall on Feb. 20, 2018. From left, Aaron Garman, medical director of Coal Country Community Health Center, Mercer County Sheriff Dean Danzeisen and School Resource Officer Michelle Anderson were among the community leaders who spoke at the event. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Communities big and small need a plan to combat addiction, Heitkamp says
February 22, 2018 - 10:59am
February 16, 2018
United Health Group CEO Dave Wichmann speaks Thursday at Cankdeska Cikana Community College as the school and his organization announce a Fort Totten, N.D., project to renovate the Spirit Lake Recovery and Wellness center into a 15-bed residential substance abuse treatment center. April Baumgarten / Forum News Serviceplay button
Spirit Lake forms partnership to create substance abuse treatment center in northeast ND
February 16, 2018 - 3:27pm
February 14, 2018
North Dakota First Lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum speaks during an interview Feb. 3, 2017, in the Governor's Mansion, Bismarck. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
ND first lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum named to Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation board of directors
February 14, 2018 - 6:14pm
January 27, 2018
Alan Kaggwa relaxes at Fraser, Ltd.'s Stepping Stones Resource Center in Fargo, which provides a safe environment and sleep space, as well as food, clothing and personal care items, for young adults. Fraser is one of the providers that will participate in the Free Through Recovery initiative. Patrick Springer / Forum News Service
ND strives to shut revolving door to prisons and jails
January 27, 2018 - 4:56pm