Recovering Hope Treatment Center adds new addition

Congratulations to coalition partner, Recovering Hope who on Wednesday, July 30, 2018, ceremonially broke ground on an addition to their treatment facility in Mora. The addition will add needed administrative space,  twelve additional rooms for in-patient treatment as well as space for outpatient mental health and chemical health treatment. 

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New DWI law takes away boat, ATV, snowmobile privileges

A new law takes effect on Wednesday, August 1 which takes away a person’s privileges to drive ALL vehicles – car, boat, ATV and snowmobile – if they are convicted of driving while intoxicated. Getting a DUI in Minnesota will soon impact more than your ability to legally drive a car. A new law takes […]

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New Smoke-free Rule Protects Minnesotans in Public Housing

Residents will enjoy cleaner, safer air to breath in their homes. Starting today, the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires all public housing properties to have a smoke-free policy. The rule is a significant step to protect the health of residents, staff, and visitors from secondhand smoke, reduce fire risk and maintenance […]

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Vietnam Veteran’s Travelling Wall Comes to Mora

The Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall, along with the Eyes of Freedom and The Silent Battle will be making their way to Mora this week starting with a Motorcycle escort on August 1st. This event is taking place at the Mora Civic Center and the Kanabec County Fairgrounds August 1st – 5th, 2018. The Travelling Wall […]

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Statement from FDA warning about significant health risks of contaminated illegal synthetic cannabinoid products that are being encountered by FDA

Statement from Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D.; Peter Marks, M.D., Ph.D., director, Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research; and Janet Woodcock, M.D., director, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has become aware of reports of severe illnesses and deaths resulting from the use of synthetic cannabinoid (marijuana) products that have […]

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Neighborhood Watch Program

Last week at SACK sponsored Coffee with a Cop, Kanabec County Sheriff Brian Smith engaged local residents in a conversation about the Neighborhood Watch program! With National Night Out just around the corner the topic of suspicious persons and activities combined with prevention are on the mind of many! Neighborhood Watch is one of the […]

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