SACK Monthly Meeting Reminder

Reminder that the SACK Monthly Meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 6th, 8 a.m. – 10 a.m. at the Kanabec County Jail Training Room.  Brent Thompson will be presenting the data SACK has collected through the Minnesota Student Survey (MSS), Kanabec County Sheriff’s Office, other survey’s as well as other qualitative data that is […]

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Study: Parents who give their teenagers alcohol are inviting trouble

It seems to make some sense: Let your teenagers drink at home where they will have adult supervision and won’t be driving. But a new study finds that parents who provide their kids with alcohol aren’t doing them any favors. Teens whose early exposure to alcohol comes from home aren’t protected against the dangers of […]

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Developing a roadside test for marijuana intoxication isn’t as easy as it sounds

As the movement to legalize marijuana in the United States gains momentum, researchers worry about keeping the public safe, particularly on the roads. Recent studies in which marijuana users took controlled doses of cannabis in the lab have identified new biomarkers that can be used to estimate a person’s recent cannabinoid intake. But, using those […]

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The Refuge Network – Informational Training

The Refuge Network is inviting community members and leader to an informational training workshop! Refuge Network Informational Training Workshop Date: Thursday, February 8, 2018 Time: 8:00 – 8:30 a.m.  Registration/Welcome 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.  Programs Overview    Community Services    Visitation Program     Black Dog Shelter Overview    Parenting Support for Moms and Family […]

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