In The Age Of Legalization, Talking To Kids About Marijuana Gets Tougher

It’s nice to share… After Yarly Raygoza attended a drug prevention program at the Boys & Girls Club in Westminster, Calif., last year, she used what she learned to talk a few friends out of using marijuana. The 14-year-old took the class again this year but worries that counseling her friends will become more difficult. […]

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Chamber awarded SACK Coalition Greatest Community Involvement

It’s nice to share…At it’s 2017 Chamber Gala on November 9, 2017 the Substance Abuse Coalition of Kanabec County (SACK) was voted by Mora Area Chamber of Commerce members as the organization with the “Greatest Community Involvement”. SACK Chair, Sandy Juettner accepted the award on behalf of the coalition. We are honored that our nearly […]

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MOFAS Grant Awarded!

It’s nice to share…We are excited to announce that SACK was recently awarded a $2500 2018 MOFAS prevention grant! Recovering Hope Treatment Center and coalition member Carol Peterson helped advocate for this grant, draft and submit a grant proposal in early September. SACK  was awarded the grant to host a FREE  04.9k Awareness Walk, Roll or […]

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Colorado doctors claim first marijuana overdose death

It’s nice to share…While controversial, this has the potential to be a game changer in all things cannabis. More information will likely be presented from both sides, stay tuned! KUSA – Two poison control doctors claim to have documented the first known case of death by marijuana overdose, sparking a medical debate over what killed […]

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