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In a Jan. 17, 2020 photo, Jake Tschirhart, a dog trainer with Labs for Liberty, left, pets Bodhi, a black lab service dog as he watches Chris Campbell, right, interact with Brody, a brown lab service dog in Aberdeen, S.D.. Campbell is using Brody temporarily to help deal with PTSD and physical injuries from his service in the military while Tschirhart completes the training Bodhi needs to become Campbell's full time service dog. (John Davis/Aberdeen American News via AP)

South Dakota winter 5K raises money to provide Labs for vets

Jan. 25, 2020 1:01 AM EST

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — A plan hatched between friends over a couple of beers doesn't always produce sane results. Take, for instance, an idea for a 5-kilometer race in the rural South Dakota town of Tolstoy, population 38. In the middle of winter. On the surface, it's about as fundamentally sound as a lead...

Woman launches new headquarters for group that helped her

Jan. 14, 2020 5:21 PM EST

HADLEY, Mass. (AP) — Andrea Bordenca was at a crossroads in 1999. The 43-year-old was struggling with substance abuse, bipolar disorder and social anxiety, all while running DESCO Service, a business that specializes in emergency response field service. Feeling the relationship with her family being...

Program to bring mental health resources to Detroit schools

Jan. 4, 2020 9:47 AM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Public Schools Community District announced it's teaming up with a University of Michigan program aimed at helping students effectively manage symptoms of anxiety, depression and post-traumatic stress. TRAILS — Transforming Research into Action to Improve the Lives of...