Parent Alert! Your Kid May Be Vaping More Than Tobacco

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrintBy now, many parents know kids are vaping sweet-smelling tobacco — often using devices that look deceptively like pens or flash drives. And most parents are hip to the prevalence of underage marijuana use. Now comes a combo of the two: vaping pot. Experts and educators say young people are — once […]

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Six Million Experienced Marijuana Use Disorder

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrintStudy: Almost Six Million U.S. Adults Experienced Marijuana Use Disorder in Past Year /By Join Together Staff March 8th, 2016 Almost six million American adults experienced marijuana use disorder in the past year, according to a study by scientists at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Symptoms of marijuana use disorder include […]

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Graduation Party Do’s and Don’ts

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrintSpring is a great time for celebration!  Whether you and your teen are planning a graduation party, attending a graduation party or will be out-of-town and leaving your teens alone, there are several tips for a safe and fun time for all .  Planning  a Party:  Plan your party in advance and create […]

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Legalizing marijuana gets hazy

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrintThis was a column written by Jenilee Wallskog and published in the Kanabec County Times on February 13, 2014. Click here to view the original column. Marijuana is a hot topic on Capitol Hill, in the media and among peers. The daily news is bombarded with confusing messages surrounding its legalization and the […]

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Parents, Educate Yourselves About Drugs

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrintBoise Police Alcohol Compliance Officer Jermaine Galloway speaks to a wide range of audiences about the latest trends in drug use. He spoke to police officers at the Toward Zero Death Conference in St. Cloud, MN on November 15, 2013. In an article and video published by Idaho Statesman, he speaks to parents. […]

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Letter to the Editor

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrintThis was a letter to the editor written by Judy Soderstrom, Former State Representative, and published in the Kanabec County Times on August 1st, 2013. Click here to view the original letter. To the Editor: Congratulations to the Pine County Sheriff’s Department on turning up the large marijuana growing operation. Regardless of […]

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