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Norwegian ambassador to visit Grand Forks for job-creation seminar
George W. Bush sounds the alarm on America's 'discourse degraded by casual cruelty'
Blackduck Area Toys for Kids accepting donations
Headwaters Science Center reopens after repairs
Senate passes budget with eye on tax cuts; Democrats pose 6-hour amendment challenge
Dodgers win first National League pennant since 1988
Back-to-back Jacks: Bemidji boys secure second straight section title
Bemidji girls bring home section title with late-game heroics
FOOTBALL: Area section playoff seedings announced
Tigers choose former longtime Twins manager Ron Gardenhire as new skipper, reports say
Gilbert D. Bahr
Pearl Rose (Eldridge) Keenan
Joshua Luke O'Brien
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Fargo Feminist: 'Me too' but what about 'us too?'
Tinkering with a Midwest favorite: Cinnamon Scotcheroos shake things up
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
October 8, 2017
Nation takes note of Little Falls anti-opioid abuse effort
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. — A Little Falls hospital's program to curb opioid addiction drew the attention of Washington for its effectiveness...
October 8, 2017 - 7:20am
September 21, 2017
Mental health brings a Kennedy to Minnesota, and he's not happy about state of affairs
GULL LAKE, Minn.—Patrick Kennedy, son of Ted Kennedy and nephew of former President John F. Kennedy, has a lot to say on mental health...
September 21, 2017 - 8:55pm
August 9, 2017
America's drinking problem is much worse this century
Americans are drinking more than they used to, a troubling trend with potentially dire implications for the country's future health-care costs....
August 9, 2017 - 12:21pm
August 5, 2017
Face it TOGETHER plans Wednesday meetings
BEMIDJI -- Face It TOGETHER in Bemidji will now start Smart Recovery meetings at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesdays at their location, 408 Beltrami Ave. NW, Suite 100. Face it TOGETHER is a nonprofit with locations across the country, and is designed to help addicts recover by connecting them...
August 5, 2017 - 7:25am
July 8, 2017
North Dakota's methadone clinics quickly gaining patients
FARGO — A year ago, there were no clinics in North Dakota offering methadone treatment for people trying to kick addictions to opioids, such as heroin and fentanyl. Now there are three, and patient numbers continue to grow. Community Medical Services (CMS) opened the state's...
July 8, 2017 - 8:43pm
Dilworth police carrying opioid antidote is first in Fargo-Moorhead area
DILWORTH, Minn. — City police officers here have become the first in the Fargo-Moorhead area to carry the opioid antidote naloxone in their...
June 8, 2017 - 9:40pm
May 14, 2017
'What I needed to do': Fargo mom urged police to arrest her sons to save their lives
FARGO — Mary Locken was aiming to fire a warning shot. This single working mom wanted to put fear in the hearts of her teenage sons who'd...
May 14, 2017 - 6:00am
March 28, 2017
Park Place takes shape: Housing unit on Third Street on schedule for October completion
BEMIDJI—A housing project in Bemidji for the homeless and individuals suffering from addiction is on schedule, officials say, with a completion...
March 28, 2017 - 4:59pm
March 7, 2017
Minnesota's first residential gambling treatment center remains only one
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. — Project Turnabout was termed a "pioneer" when it opened its doors to help compulsive gamblers 25 years ago. It still...
March 7, 2017 - 6:25pm
February 8, 2017
New program teaches foster parents to treat opiate-addicted babies in home
BEMIDJI -- A hospital isn't the best place for a baby to come off opioids, say John and Cindy Ness. They would know: For the last 17 years, the...
February 8, 2017 - 4:01pm
January 7, 2017
Letter to the editor: Craving is most salient sign of addiction
I am writing in response to a Dec. 29 editorial "Addiction science needs new terms" from the Detroit Lakes Tribune suggesting a need to create new language used in talking about addiction. I have a couple thoughts to add to the conversation.
January 7, 2017 - 6:00am
August 18, 2016
A prescription of hope: Agencies come together for opioid addiction panel (W/ VIDEO)
BEMIDJI -- Lisa Johnson, the director of women’s and children’s services at Sanford Bemidji, knows many pregnant women who use drugs avoid...
August 18, 2016 - 12:43pm
August 8, 2016
COMMUNITY: A survey of substance abuse
BEMIDJI -- A survey conducted by a new recovery program in Bemidji found that a majority respondents have a loved one impacted by addiction and that most believe alcohol and drug abuse or addiction is very common in the city. Face It TOGETHER, a nonprofit with locations across the...
August 8, 2016 - 10:30am
April 12, 2016
New Bemidji recovery program to hold public gatherings
BEMIDJI—The leaders of a new addiction recovery program in Bemidji will introduce themselves to the community this month at three public gatherings. FACE IT TOGETHER Bemidji announced plans this week for two community lunches—11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 21 and April 26...
April 12, 2016 - 4:55pm
September 24, 2015
Baseball great Darryl Strawberry talks about addiction and recovery at Crookston event
CROOKSTON—Landon Walker held three Darryl Strawberry baseball cards, eagerly waiting for the former professional baseball player to sign them. Walker,...
September 24, 2015 - 10:27am