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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
March 4, 2009
County won't renew methadone clinic contract
Beltrami County won't renew a host county contract with Northern Lakes Clinic, a move sending 180 drug addicts to seek treatment elsewhere. But...
March 4, 2009 - 1:33am