- Colorado county grapples with high suicide rate Updated: Apr-10-14 1:02 pm
- W.Va. teen recognized for suicide prevention work Updated: Mar-29-14 8:52 am
- Suicide prevention bill for Neb. schools advances Updated: Mar-25-14 8:26 pm
GRAND JUNCTION, Colorado - Police knew about the suicidal tendencies of nearly a third of the people who killed themselves in Mesa County in the first half of last year, according to a new study that found gaps in monitoring, counseling, drug treatment and other areas in the county where the suicide rate is double the state's and triple the nation's.
MARTINSBURG, West Virginia - It's said lightning never strikes twice, but for Hedgesville teen Carrie Shade, her second Shorty Awards nomination for her anti-suicide awareness efforts is just as unexpected and exciting as her first.
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A bill that would require suicide awareness and prevention training for Nebraska public-school employees has won initial approval in the Legislature.