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Fargo police officer kills himself

March 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — The gunshot suicide of Lt. Jeff Skuza on Tuesday morning left Fargo police grieving the loss of a veteran officer remembered as a consummate professional.
“Today was a bad day for the Fargo Police Department,” Chief Keith Ternes said, …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

ND couple death declared murder-suicide: Family and friends shocked by violent tragedy, see drug addiction as a factor

February 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Less than two weeks before a Fargo couple left behind three children in a murder-suicide near Alexandria on Monday, they were arrested by West Fargo police after reporting a meth-fueled hallucination.
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ND couple death declared murder-suicide: Family and friends shocked by violent tragedy, see drug addiction as a factor

February 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Less than two weeks before a Fargo couple left behind three children in a murder-suicide near Alexandria on Monday, they were arrested by West Fargo police after reporting a meth-fueled hallucination.
Family and friends say the…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Mourning walk: Families gather to raise awareness of suicide prevention

September 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

When Karen Frank thinks about her son, Nevin, she remembers him being full of life. Continue Reading

Community walk places focus on suicide prevention

September 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is partnering with Dickinson’s Out of the Darkness Chapter to hold a community walk on Saturday. Continue Reading

Walmart suicide victim identity released

August 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

The family of a 24-year-old California man who committed suicide in Dickinson’s Walmart parking lot was notified Friday morning of his death. Continue Reading

Dickinson police investigate possible suicide in Walmart parking lot

August 14, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

A man shot himself in or around the Walmart parking lot Wednesday afternoon, according to Dickinson police. Continue Reading

Exhibit examines suicide on SD reservations

July 29, 2013 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) A new exhibit at the Sioux Falls Regional Airport is highlighting the problem of teenage suicide on Indian reservations in South Dakota.
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Authorities search Badlands for suicidal Hillsboro man

July 25, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

The search for a reportedly suicidal North Dakota man in the Badlands was temporarily called off Thursday evening, but is expected to continue, according to a release issued by the McKenzie County Sheriff’s Office. Continue Reading

Veterans Affairs sets sights on suicide prevention

May 30, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Twenty-two veterans die by suicide every day in the U.S. Any suicide statistic is too great a number, but taking into consideration the total U.S. population (315 million) and the number of veterans (22 million), that percentage is disproportionately high. Continue Reading