Idaho s suicide rate tops country
Bar graph comparing the suicide rates in Idaho versus those in the US from 1996-2006. Graph created by Allison Page. The suicide of Cristina Reed, a Sun Valley woman who jumped from the Perrine Bridge into the Snake River Canyon near Twin Falls on July 4 ...
Suicide prevention signs proposed for 2 Idaho bridges
TWIN FALLS ... sports enthusiasts to jump off and then deploy a parachute. But Perrine Bridge has on occasion drawn people looking to use the long fall to end their lives. Kim Kane, the executive director of the Suicide Prevention Action Network in ...
DOLLAR IS ON CANADA'S SIDE AT THE FALLS
Three Times As Many Tourists Even without the exchange problem, however, tourism in the American city lags behind that in its twin city across the Rainbow Bridge ... with Niagara Falls tourism: very short visits. ''Studies show that the average stay ...
Discussing suicide off the Perrine Bridge, and lack of help signs
According to the Suicide Prevention Action Network in Idaho, in 2007, the state had the 11th highest suicide rate in the nation, 28% higher than the national average. The Perrine Bridge ... the bridge, because the bridge is everything to Twin Falls.”
Suicide Rates Skyrocket In Native Communities Despite Political Efforts to Curb Problem
In Alaska, a recent study uncovered that the average ... rate in 15 years. The CDC report showed that between 2008 and 2009, the suicide rate increased 2.4 percent, with 36,909 suicide deaths reported nationally. “The overall suicide rate rises and ...