Bartender arrested 2 years after customer killed teen in DUI crash

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrintSACK Coalition Member, Drunk Driving Awareness Advocate and current Mora Above the Influence Student Adviser, Christine Sand reacts to a story about a Houston, TX bartender who was recently arrested two years after customer she served hit and killed teen in DUI crash.  “I was told I could ‘sue’ the last establishment that […]

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Parents matter when guiding teens

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrintWritten by Kanabec County Attorney Barbara McFadden | Published in Kanabec County Times 5/17/2018 In loco parentis, a Latin phrase meaning “in place of the parent”, is frequently used in the legal world in the context of responsibility and liability, and recently came to mind as it relates to the alarming rise […]

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SCREENAGERS Movie – Thank you!

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrintOn Wednesday, May 17th, student in grades 7th – 12th at Mora Schools and students in grades 6th – 12th in Ogilvie Schools had the opportunity to view the film, “Screenagers. Growing up in a Digital Age”. Community residents also had the opportunity to view the film at the Paradise Theater in […]

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National Prevention Week Continues…

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrintNational Prevention week continues this week and today we share the message of Prescription & Opioid Drug Misuse! SACK has been working with our coalition partners to raise awareness and develop sustainable solutions to raise awareness, and educate those in our community! In April, SACK held a FREE Community Forum in Ogilvie […]

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National Prevention Week – Tuesday, May 15

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrintThe focus today is on Underage Drinking and Alcohol Misuse. The SACK Coalition has done extensive work over the years to reduce and deter youth access to alcohol in Kanabec County. In 2010, both the City of Mora and Kanabec County passed ordinances establishing penalties for any person hosting an event or […]

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National Prevention Week 2018

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrintEach year the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration (SAMSHA) dedicates a week to the promotion and prevention of substance abuse and the promotion of mental health. SACK would like to use this week to provide additional awareness surrounding the work our coalition has done as well are increase awareness about […]

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