Mothers Create Podcast For Others Who've Lost A Child To SuicideTwo mothers who met during a difficult time turned their heartache into help for someone else. Toni Plante and Dr. Nora Flom started a podcast called "Totally Got Out of Bed." The phrase was their response when people asked how they were doing after losing their children to suicide.
Report: Suicides In Minnesota Declined In 2020Although last year brought stress and suffering due the COVID-19 pandemic, related joblessness and unrest in the Twin Cities, deaths by suicide in Minnesota declined in 2020 when compared to 2019.
COVID And Youth Mental Health: How To Spot The Warning Signs And Connect With Your ChildSuicide rates in Minnesota and across the country are on the rise. The isolation of the pandemic can be especially tough on young people, but there are warning signs you can look out for.
Sheriff: Man, 23, Dies Days After Apparent Suicide Attempt In Hennepin County JailA 23-year-old inmate at the Hennepin County Jail has died several days after suffering injuries in an apparent suicide attempt, according to the sheriff’s office.
Minneapolis Mayor, Police Chief Defend Decision To Release Video Of Suicide That Led To RiotWednesday night's riots began after people thought Minneapolis officers shot a man downtown. Police quickly released video online that they say shows the man died by suicide.
Unrest Grows In Downtown Minneapolis After Police Say Murder Suspect Killed Himself On Nicollet MallHostile crowds have gathered in downtown Minneapolis after police say a man wanted in connection with a homicide Wednesday afternoon killed himself as officers approached him on Nicollet Mall.
'People Are Getting Help': Mom Creates 'Life Coin' After 1st Responder Son Dies By SuicideA Twin Cities mother is on a mission to make sure other parents of first responders don't feel her pain.
Report: Minnesota’s Suicide Rate Jumps 56% Within Past 20 YearsA new report shows Minnesota's suicide rate increased 56% from 2000 to 2017, compared to the national average of 35%.
National Guard Member Suicides Outpacing All Other Military BranchesMinnesota has the most deployed National Guard units in the country. But a new study from the Pentagon highlights a growing concern for the military and citizen-soldiers families: Suicide is on the rise.
2 Wisconsin Children Killed By Man Who Then Killed HimselfPolice found the bodies of 35-year-old Andrew Poppe, 4-year-old Matteline Samson and 3-month-old Hailey Poppe April 19.
MDH: Deaths From Opioids, Suicide & Alcohol Continue To Rise Or Remain HighHealth officials in Minnesota say yearly deaths from opioids, alcohol and suicide are continuing to rise or remain near multi-year highs.
'Ask The Hard Questions': Family Opens Up About Loss In Hopes To Save OthersTomorrow, a Cottage Grove family will gather to honor and remember 14-year-old Joey Iverson.
Suicides, Drug Overdoses Pushing Down U.S. Life ExpectancyOverall, there were more than 2.8 million U.S. deaths in 2017, or nearly 70,000 more than the previous year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday.
After Son's Suicide, Dad Promises To Finish His RaceMike Donley says his son wanted to finish a marathon and change people's lives through fundraising to bring clean water to kids in Africa.
Inspection Finds Major Issues At VA HospitalA healthcare inspection of the VA hospital in Minneapolis found some major issues when it comes to dealing with veterans in crisis.