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'The Wall that Heals': Visitors, veterans pay their respects at Vietnam memorial replica in St. Paul
Study: Republicans see 'misinformation' in media at twice the rate of Democrats
Murder charges filed in the deaths of two women on Spirit Lake reservation
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Submissions open for 'My American Internment' digital exhibit
Czech ambassador visits priceless artwork in northeast ND
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Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
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Koko, the beloved gorilla that learned to communicate using sign language, has died
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Pope Francis criticizes Trump's family-separation policy, says 'populism is not the solution'
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June 13, 2018
More than a third of American adults take prescription drugs that may increase risk of depression, study says
More than a third of American adults are taking prescription drugs, including hormones for contraception, blood pressure medications and medicines...
June 13, 2018 - 8:17am
May 22, 2018
Study: Minnesotans, North Dakotans more likely to suffer depression
CHICAGO — Depression is a growing condition throughout the United States, but according to a massive new study, Minnesotans and North Dakotans...
May 22, 2018 - 10:30am
April 2, 2018
Professionals see a need to open up with kids about mental health
BRAINERD, Minn.—It could be said no one wants to live more than a victim of suicide. Paradoxical? Maybe. But, subtle distinction as it...
April 2, 2018 - 10:22pm
Making sense of suicide with some help from above
BRAINERD, Minn. — The Rev. John Stiles does not believe talking about suicide encourages others to kill themselves—in fact he believes...
April 2, 2018 - 7:00am
April 18, 2017
Prince William and Lady Gaga team up on FaceTime to discuss mental health issues
LONDON - Prince William has warned British men that keeping a "stiff upper lip" by bottling up emotions was detrimental to mental health, stepping...
April 18, 2017 - 10:23am
April 17, 2017
As people age, the factors that drive depression may shift
Different types of problems are most likely to afflict people at different times of life, so common risk factors for depression change over the...
April 17, 2017 - 7:00am
March 31, 2017
MN father who shot 8-year-old son before killing himself had history of depression
A 29-year-old Grand Rapids, Minn., man who shot and critically injured his son before killing himself had battled depression most of his life,...
March 31, 2017 - 3:04pm
February 19, 2017
One year after sister’s suicide, crusade to unveil depression continues
DULUTH — Eleni Pinnow says it still happens often. She sees something interesting or funny in the news or hears it on the radio and reaches...
February 19, 2017 - 8:16am
January 16, 2017
Pinke: Rise above depression
WISHEK, N.D. — The Christmas parties and family gatherings are over. The reality of a new year has sunk in. What's next? A woman in my...
January 16, 2017 - 11:30am
December 22, 2016
Minn. family that lost 2 to suicide hopes their story can help stop stigma of depression
LITCHFIELD, Minn. — Megan Licklider Twernbold was a mother, daughter, wife, aunt and teacher. She was loved and loved others in return. Those...
December 22, 2016 - 9:26am
May 25, 2016
Second son's death harder to accept, say West Fargo parents
WEST FARGO - Fourteen years ago, Lynne and Curtis Olien's 5-year-old son Nathan died after an excruciating battle with an inherited and fatal...
May 25, 2016 - 8:55pm
Stop. Listen. Talk. West Fargo family hopes to help others avoid suicide tragedy
WEST FARGO – Eagle Scout, accomplished musician and starting center for the Sheyenne High School football team, Justin Olien sat down about...
May 25, 2016 - 8:50pm
March 3, 2016
Powerful obituary for Duluth teacher seeks talk about depression, suicide
DULUTH, Minn. - It is the kind of obituary that jumps out and grabs the reader, not just because of her young age but because of her family's...
March 3, 2016 - 12:46pm
August 2, 2015
Giving pause: Semicolon tattoo a reminder to keep going
FARGO – A semicolon is a punctuation mark that indicates a pause between clauses. But for a growing number of people, it means much more. I'm...
August 2, 2015 - 5:00am
50/50: If you have anxiety, don’t suffer in silence
Six o’clock in the morning. I can’t remember my dream, but it slowly fades into the background as my real life filters in. I hear my husband...
December 2, 2014 - 10:54am