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Man's body found in Big Kandi Lake
May 9, 2017
The consensus on '13 Reasons Why': Netflix show 'not completely aligned with reality'
FARGO — When it comes to addressing the topic teen suicide, "13 Reasons Why" is not enough for most local students and mental health advocates....
May 9, 2017 - 6:03am
May 8, 2017
Study: Percentage of teens and children hospitalized for suicidal thoughts doubled from 2008 to 2015
From 2008 to 2015, the percentage of children ages 5 to 17 hospitalized for suicidal thoughts or actions more than doubled, according to data...
May 8, 2017 - 10:22am
April 3, 2017
'I won't let this house own me': How a ND widow overcame husband's suicide to stay in her home
WEST FARGO—Upon the sudden and unexpected death of her husband, Callie Bahls was faced with a multitude of significant life decisions....
April 3, 2017 - 8:00pm
April 1, 2017
Suicides: Rural rates on the rise
BEMIDJI, Minn. — Rural Americans killed themselves at a higher rate than their more urban counterparts, new research suggests. Suicide...
April 1, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 4, 2017
Willmar family wants to find ways to help families of troubled teens
WILLMAR — Ray and Kim Stenglein are on a mission and are searching for the right path forward. Ray Stenglein and Kim Becker-Stenglein want...
March 4, 2017 - 8:03am
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 4, 2017
Letter: A story of strength and fragility
I want to thank the two families for sharing more of the story of their daughters and how depression became such a destructive force in their...
January 4, 2017 - 11:25pm
December 23, 2016
Faribault police suspect retired officer fatally shot ex-wife, himself
FARIBAULT, Minn. — A retired police officer in Faribault is suspected of fatally shooting his ex-wife before turning the gun on himself inside the city's chamber of commerce office on Friday, police say. Officers were called to the scene after someone walked into the Faribault...
December 23, 2016 - 11:16pm
December 21, 2016
Stopping the stigma: Family who lost two tells story of depression
LITCHFIELD — Megan Licklider Twernbold was a mother, daughter, wife, aunt and teacher. She was loved and loved others in return. Those...
December 21, 2016 - 9:06pm
December 16, 2016
Willmar crisis team helps students, staff deal with teen’s death
WILLMAR – The Facebook post is heartbreaking: Today I lost my daughter to the evils of depression,” Ray Stenglein posted Monday. Annika Belle...
December 16, 2016 - 10:53am
November 7, 2016
Minn. couple were victims in murder-suicide, police say
APPLE VALLEY - A married couple found dead in their Apple Valley townhouse Thursday morning, Nov. 3, were the victims of a murder-suicide, police...
November 7, 2016 - 9:06am
September 23, 2016
Family mourns Alexandria woman lost to suicide
By all accounts, 36-year-old Jill Ellingson of Alexandria was all spark and spunk. Her presence lit up a room. She was selfless, always going...
September 23, 2016 - 1:54pm
August 4, 2016
Thousands watched Minnesota teen's apparent suicide attempt live on Facebook
ST. PAUL -- With thousands of viewers watching online, a teenage St. Paul girl said she was going to kill herself. And as she livestreamed on...
August 4, 2016 - 7:30am
July 20, 2016
Parent of Minnesota student who committed suicide files lawsuit against school district
A federal lawsuit filed by the parent of a Lincoln Park Middle School student alleges his son's 2015 suicide was the result of "severe and pervasive...
July 20, 2016 - 7:57am
May 25, 2016
72-year-old Minnesotan kills wife, hangs self
James Miller, 72, killed his wife before he hung himself last week. The victim, 85-year-old Beverly Miller, is believed to have died of blunt...
May 25, 2016 - 7:49am