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January 15, 2018
North Dakota First Lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum speaks during an interview Feb. 3, 2017, in the Governor's Mansion in Bismarck. Forum News Service file photo
ND first lady to attend women's event at White House
January 15, 2018 - 7:37pm
January 9, 2018
North Dakota first lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum reaches to give a fist bump to Gov. Doug Burgum during an interview Feb. 3, 2017, in the Governor's Mansion, Bismarck. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Burgum creates Office of Recovery Reinvented to address addiction
January 9, 2018 - 7:34pm
From left, Zippy Duvall, president of the American Farm Bureau Federation, Anne Hazlett, assistant to the secretary for Rural Development at the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Roger Johnson, president of National Farmers Union, talk about rural opioid addiction during the American Farm Bureau Federation convention in Nashville on Jan. 8, 2017. American Farm Bureau Federation image
Farm Town Strong effort involves reducing stigma, increasing help for opiate addiction
January 9, 2018 - 12:40pm
January 4, 2018
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Farm Bureau, Farmers Union team up to confront rural opioid addiction
January 4, 2018 - 1:08pm
December 18, 2017
John Skipper, the president of ESPN, at his office in Bristol, Conn., July 25, 2013.  (Richard Perry/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
ESPN's John Skipper resigns, citing a substance abuse problem
December 18, 2017 - 12:07pm
December 13, 2017
Gov. Doug Burgum at an addiction program earlier this year.  Forum News Service file photo
ND launches ad campaign to reduce stigma of addiction
December 13, 2017 - 4:36pm
November 18, 2017
North Dakota first lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum discusses substance abuse prevention with students on the Grand Forks Youth Commission recently om the Grand Forks City Hall council chambers.  Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
As opioid use rises across ND, officials say treatment efforts must continue
November 18, 2017 - 11:55pm
October 30, 2017
Viewpoint: Time to address addiction, reinvent recovery
October 30, 2017 - 6:14am
October 23, 2017
North Dakota Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger announces his campaign for the Republican Party’s nomination for North Dakota Tax Commissioner office on Wednesday, Feb.5, 2014, at the Fargo Holiday Inn. David Samson / The Forum
Commentary: Tax commissioner Rauschenberger is testing ND's new attitudes on addiction
October 23, 2017 - 8:25am
October 17, 2017
Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf to share story of addiction, recovery at UMC
October 17, 2017 - 6:09pm
October 8, 2017
CHI St. Gabriel's Health's Dr. Heather Bell (left), family practice physician; Kathy Lange, foundation director; Lee Boyles, president, and Dr. Kurt DeVine, family practice physician, pose for a photo with U.S. Sen Al Franken (center). Those behind the opioid project in Little Falls traveled to Washington in September to brief Congress on how to replicate the program elsewhere in the country. Submitted photo.
Nation takes note of Little Falls anti-opioid abuse effort
October 8, 2017 - 7:20am
September 29, 2017
A seminar on opioid misuse was held by the NDSU School of Pharmacy in West Fargo on Friday, Sept. 29. Robin Huebner / Forum News Service
Area pharmacy professors advocate ramping up opioid antidote prescriptions
September 29, 2017 - 8:11pm
September 26, 2017
Our View: First lady's efforts good for North Dakota
September 26, 2017 - 8:00am
September 22, 2017
North Dakota First Lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum discusses substance abuse prevention with students on the Grand Forks Youth Commission Monday at the Grand Forks City Hall council chambers. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
ND first lady hopes to reduce stigma of addiction with new conference
September 22, 2017 - 11:23am
September 21, 2017
Patrick Kennedy, son of Ted Kennedy and nephew of JFK, talked Thursday at the Minnesota Hospital Association Annual Meeting at Madden’s Resort on Gull Lake. Kennedy, a recovering drug addict, has dedicated his life to helping people with mental health and chemical addiction problems. Steve Kohls/ Forum News Serviceplay button
Mental health brings a Kennedy to Minnesota, and he's not happy about state of affairs
September 21, 2017 - 8:55pm
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