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September 1, 2018
St. Paul Police Commander Sheila Larson places flowers on the graves of six Kong children at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Maplewood on Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
'This can never happen again': 1998 slayings of six children in St. Paul by their mother led to changes in mental health assistance
September 1, 2018 - 10:00pm
August 19, 2018
Mental health comes to the fair: Carlton County official’s brainchild gets its own day at the Great Minnesota Get-Together
August 19, 2018 - 6:38pm
July 29, 2018
With sharp rises in suicide rates, statistics are ‘alarming’ to experts
July 29, 2018 - 6:00am
June 15, 2018
Letter: There's hope for people with mental health conditions
June 15, 2018 - 10:58pm
May 19, 2018
Like a preacher during a blizzard, Rep. Liz Olson of Duluth offers a prayer with few in the audience Saturday, May 19, 2018, in the Minnesota House chamber. Most lawmakers had little to do on the next-to-last day of the year's session as committee chairmen and legislative leaders made most of the decisions. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton plans to veto most major legislation
May 19, 2018 - 9:17pm
May 12, 2018
Many issues still on the table as Minnesota legislative session enters its final week
May 12, 2018 - 10:23am
April 14, 2018
A Ramsey County Urgent Care mental health worker takes a crisis call from a Ramsey County resident at the Ramsey County Urgent Care for Adult Mental Health Center in St. Paul on Wednesday, April 11, 2018. A proposal moving quietly through the Legislature would take a step toward closing gaps in mental health facilities.  Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Proposed bill would provide $80 million in state grants to build six mental health crisis centers in Minnesota
April 14, 2018 - 9:56am
April 12, 2018
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Thursday, April 12, 2018, outlines how he would like to end the legislative session in about five weeks. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dayton seeks funds to keep suicide hotline going
April 12, 2018 - 7:12pm
April 11, 2018
Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, R-Nisswa
Minnesota GOP senators propose mental health initiatives
April 11, 2018 - 5:54pm
April 9, 2018
Sean Brotherson is a service family science specialist for the North Dakota State University Extension. File photo / Forum News Service
Farm stress contributing to farmer suicides, expert says
April 9, 2018 - 11:56am
April 3, 2018
This photo was taken of Tom Johnson during a past family trip. Johnson took his life in January. It was a complete shock to his family as he showed no signs of depression or mental illness.
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'We didn't see this coming': Central Minnesota father didn't show signs of suicidal thoughts
April 3, 2018 - 6:15pm
April 2, 2018
Professionals see a need to open up with kids about mental health
April 2, 2018 - 10:22pm
Teens not only in the Brainerd lakes area but across the nation are hooked on their smartphones. A licensed therapist and the director of education and training for Nystrom & Associates LTD shares his knowledge on social media and teens. (Jennifer Stockinger / Forum News Service)
A dark side of technology: Smartphones, social media can adversely affect children's mental health
April 2, 2018 - 7:00am
March 29, 2018
People participate in an ALICE training -- alert, lockdown, inform, counter and evacuate -- in August 2016 in Pequot Lakes, Minn., High School. Forum News Service file photo
Minn. House Republicans want $50M for school security, mental health
March 29, 2018 - 6:53pm
February 10, 2018
Dustin Defiel, 30, is shown at the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter, Minn., a secure psychiatric hospital, during a recent interview. Randy Cadwell / Forum News Service
Hospitalized veteran with PTSD tells of killing father at Fergus Falls home
February 10, 2018 - 6:50pm
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