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Published May 04, 2011, 03:28 PM

FirstLink's Hotline program turns 40

(WDAY TV) - A well-respected, volunteer-driven group is celebrating a big birthday today. Firstlink's Hotline program has been around 40-years.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

It still runs around the clock, seven days a week. Answering calls from across the metro and state of North Dakota. 35-thousand calls last year alone.

The Hotline provides information and referrals for those calling with crisis issues and suicidal thoughts.