State looks to address youth suicide with new mental health focus

Kristina Mossgraber was a star athlete in middle school and was voted most popular by fellow classmates at Nathaniel Rochester Community School Number 3. Unbeknownst to anyone, Mossgrabber says she was struggling.

“I had a very long period of time of not knowing that I had an underlying mental illness, and you know keeping it hidden and struggling in silence,” she said recently. Mossgrabber says her silence lasted for years, until she tried to take her own life in 2014.

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