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White Earth group starts new prevention initiative

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The social issues of the White Earth Reservation -- such as suicide, chemical abuse and depression -- are well known.

A new initiative called Native Alive seeks to curb those problems through a hotline and other means of consolation and education for the residents of the community.

"Our goal is community awareness and prevention of suicide on the reservation," Julie Smith, co-manager of the Native Alive Campaign, said.

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