Heavy Marijuana Users Also Use Other Drugs

Nearly one in ten high school students (9%) reported using marijuana 20 times or more in the past month, according to recently released data from the 2011 Partnership Attitude Tracking Study. While all past month marijuana users were more likely than nonusers to also report the use of other licit or illicit drugs in the […]

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Calling All Future Filmmakers – Learn Videography (and more)!

SACK is offering training in videography to young adults who either live or work in Kanabec County! This is an exciting opportunity to gain hands-on experience while working with other young adults to co-produce mini-documentaries. Professional videographers will provide assistance and training in creative and pre-production planning, visual and audio design, interview techniques, shooting, editing […]

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Webinar: Successful Family Skills to Prevent Underage Drinking

The Underage Drinking Enforcement Training Center (UDETC) will host a webinar on Thursday, June 21, 2012 from 3:00-4:15 p.m. ET entitled “Successful Family Skills to Prevent Underage Drinking.” The speakers will be Jaynie and Art Brown. For more information and to register, click here. Webinar Description – Parents, for children to do well in school, […]

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Compliance Checks

On May 16, 2012, the Kanabec County Sheriff’s Office conducted alcohol compliance checks with the businesses that hold alcohol licenses for resale within Kanabec County.  Of the twenty businesses checked, 95% passed.

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Summer Projects! Seeking Youth Groups, Young Adults

Karla Filibeck and Lori Swanson are looking to partner with youth groups to conduct assessment projects this summer! These projects will involve data collection but will also be FUN for youth in grades 6-12. Some examples include environmental scans, community mapping, participatory photography, SpeakOuts and storytelling. Karla and Lori are also looking for young adults […]

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