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CROWN POINT | A nationally-recognized life coach recently visited Crown Point Central School to speak with students. more

Nov 11, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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JOHNSBURG | Jason Spector told a group of teachers from the True North School Districts that they need to “show up on game day,” as far as meeting the needs of at-risk students. more

Oct 15, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The Clinton County Youth Bureau will sponsor “suicideTALK,” a program that aims to teach area sports coaches how to recognize and address children contemplating suicide, on Oct. 4. more

Sep 30, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

It’s been a tragic year for rock and roll fans. more

Jul 26, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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RUTLAND — Despite claims of victory from Vermont’s physician-assisted suicide advocates, plaintiffs in a recently dismissed District Court case said the judge’s decision ultimately was a win for moral and religious liberty. more

May 11, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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Report: Essex County has higher rates of obesity, premature death and lower access to care than state average more

Apr 5, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Team of volunteers to assist people who’s lost a loved one to suicide more

Apr 4, 2017 3:15 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — With help comes hope. more

Mar 15, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

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MORIAH — Former professional lacrosse player Ken Bartolo recently had a powerful message for students at Moriah Central School about his long climb back from drug addiction. more

Dec 4, 2016 7:00 AM The Sun

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Every year, when autumn leaves start to fall, various important health-related causes compete for our attention in the news and popular culture. more

Oct 11, 2016 6:00 AM Editorials

WESTPORT — The Mental Health Association (MHA) in Essex County will celebrate their 50th anniversary at Ballard Park in downtown Westport, Saturday Oct. 1. more

Sep 29, 2016 10:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN – Suicides in Essex County are down, and a coalition of agencies think they may be making a difference. more

Sep 17, 2016 6:00 AM The Sun

RUTLAND — Two free Suicide Awareness workshops will be held in September, specifically for individuals who own firearms. more

Sep 8, 2016 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Many North Country residents are reluctant to discuss suicide for fear of public scrutiny. But it’s time to draw the issue into the light. more

Aug 16, 2016 7:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — The journey from transitioning from male to female was a struggle for Kelly Leigh Metzgar. more

Jun 7, 2016 1:00 PM The Sun

Corey Williams, 15, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday more

Jan 21, 2016 8:46 PM The Sun 6 Comments

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TICONDEROGA — Shots fired on Park Ave. here Oct. 16 after police entered a home is now being investigated as a suicide case. more

Oct 21, 2015 2:00 PM The Sun

On Common Ground is a bullying and suicide prevention program in Essex County. We have extensively researched and been trained in these two topics. We tour our original skit titled “A Change of Heart” throughout the area. more

Oct 21, 2015 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Thirty backpacks dotted the lawn of the Essex County Government Center last week. Each represented a local suicide victim who committed the deed between 2011-14. more

Sep 16, 2015 6:00 AM The Sun

Did you know that experts believe that most suicidal individuals do not want to die? They just want to end the pain they’re experiencing. more

Sep 4, 2015 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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