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August 9, 2017
Bottles of rye whiskey  (Tony Cenicola/The New York Times)
America's drinking problem is much worse this century
August 9, 2017 - 12:21pm
August 5, 2017
Face it TOGETHER plans Wednesday meetings
August 5, 2017 - 7:25am
July 8, 2017
North Dakota's methadone clinics quickly gaining patients
July 8, 2017 - 8:43pm
Dilworth Police Chief Ty Sharpe shows the naloxone kit that police officers will have in their squad cars.David Samson / Forum News Serviceplay button
Dilworth police carrying opioid antidote is first in Fargo-Moorhead area
June 8, 2017 - 9:40pm
May 14, 2017
Mary Locken talks Monday, April 24, 2017, in her south Fargo home about turning in her two sons for drug abuse including Joe Horski, 23. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Serviceplay button
'What I needed to do': Fargo mom urged police to arrest her sons to save their lives
May 14, 2017 - 6:00am
March 28, 2017
When completed, the Park Place Apartments will include a 60-unit apartment, with 40 units dedicated to single room occupancy for chronic alcoholics and 20 efficiency apartments for the recently homeless. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Park Place takes shape: Housing unit on Third Street on schedule for October completion
March 28, 2017 - 4:59pm
March 7, 2017
Vanguard Center for Gambling Recovery, Granite Falls, Minn., on Feb. 17, 2017.  Briana Sanchez / Forum News Service
Minnesota's first residential gambling treatment center remains only one
March 7, 2017 - 6:25pm
February 8, 2017
John and Cindy Ness sit with three of their children, Tiena, Zack and Noah in their home south of Bemidji on Dec. 27, 2016. For the last 17 years, the Ness family has hosted dozens of foster children. John Enger | MPR News
New program teaches foster parents to treat opiate-addicted babies in home
February 8, 2017 - 4:01pm
January 7, 2017
Letter to the editor: Craving is most salient sign of addiction
January 7, 2017 - 6:00am
August 18, 2016
Lisa Johnson, director of women’s and children’s services at Sanford Bemidji, speaks to a crowd of about 200 people about the "First Steps to Healthy Babies" program on Wednesday during “Pregnancy, Heroin and Prescription Painkillers: A Time for Community Action," a forum that focused on ending opioid addiction, specifically in pregnant women. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
A prescription of hope: Agencies come together for opioid addiction panel (W/ VIDEO)
August 18, 2016 - 12:43pm
August 8, 2016
COMMUNITY: A survey of substance abuse
August 8, 2016 - 10:30am
April 12, 2016
New Bemidji recovery program to hold public gatherings
April 12, 2016 - 4:55pm
September 24, 2015
Darryl Strawberry speaks to a crowd at University of Minnesota Crookston about his road to recovery on Wednesday, Sept 23, 2015, in Crookston, Minn. (Logan Werlinger | Forum Communications)
Baseball great Darryl Strawberry talks about addiction and recovery at Crookston event
September 24, 2015 - 10:27am
March 4, 2009
Beltrami County Health and Human Services Director Mary Marchel explains Tuesday night the county's willingness to help Northern Lakes Clinic patients transition from their methadone treatment to another alternative as the County Board formally announced it would not renew its host county contract with the clinic. Behind Marcel are some of the 75 patients and supporters who protested what they view is the closure of the clinic. Pioneer Photo/Brad Swenson
County won't renew methadone clinic contract
March 4, 2009 - 1:33am