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September 6, 2018
Dr. Drew Pinsky speaks Thursday, Sept. 6, at the North Dakota Behavioral Health Conference in Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
'Addiction is a disease': Dr. Drew of 'Celebrity Rehab' kicks off Fargo conference with record crowd on hand
September 6, 2018 - 1:48pm
September 2, 2018
North Dakota first lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum will host the second annual Recovery Reinvented conference at the Fargo Civic Center on Wednesday. David Samson / The Forum
'It's up to me': North Dakota’s first lady talks about her recovery, in advance of Fargo addiction event
September 2, 2018 - 6:00am
August 28, 2018
Christie Rood discusses ways to foster healthy habits in young people during a gathering in Fargo on Tuesday, Aug. 28. Dave Olson / The Forumplay button
Local addiction initiative stresses power of connections in lives of youth
August 28, 2018 - 4:34pm
August 24, 2018
Prescription drug collection set for Tuesday in Fargo
August 24, 2018 - 7:43pm
July 14, 2018
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AgweekTV: Dicamba Damage in 2018
July 14, 2018 - 8:30am
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 13, 2018
Meredith Jeter, of Fargo, recently reconnected with the son she gave up for adoption 32 years ago. Robin Huebner / The Forumplay button
'She's waited 32 years for this': Fargo woman reconnects with son put up for adoption
May 13, 2018 - 10:21pm
April 3, 2018
Fargo Police Chief David Todd speaks Tuesday, April 3, 2018, at a Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber of Commerce event in Moorhead about crime in the metro area. Helmut Schmidt / The Forum
'Holding down the lid on a boiling pot': FM police chiefs reveal the 3 primary issues that are driving local crime
April 3, 2018 - 2:02pm
March 30, 2018
The Blue Cross Blue Shield building in Fargo as seen Oct. 10, 2017. Forum file photo
Regulators to examine ND Blues' handling of behavioral health, substance abuse claims
March 30, 2018 - 6:28pm
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
February 11, 2018
The two main residential buildings of ShareHouse Inc. are seen Monday, Feb. 5, 2018, at 4215 9th Ave. S. and 4227 9th Ave. S., Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Safe space: ShareHouse expands Fargo residential program for tenants in addiction recovery
February 11, 2018 - 5:53am
January 27, 2018
About half of the inmates at the Cass County Jail are repeat offenders who are locked up multiple times a year. North Dakota's Free Through Recovery initiative, which launches Feb. 1, seeks to reduce recidivism and prevent incarceration.
ND strives to shut revolving door to prisons and jails
January 27, 2018 - 3:10pm