Responsible Beverage Server Training

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrint Did you know….. SACK provides Responsible Beverage Server Training to establishments that hold a liquor license in Kanabec County? Members of our coalition volunteer to teach these classes. Not only are we helping our servers we are providing a valuable service to their employers. In most cases the establishments will receive a […]

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Minnesota rates among worst for binge drinking deaths

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrintJay Olstad, KARE GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. – When it comes to health, Minnesotans often rank among the healthiest. That is until Tuesday. “I was a little disappointed,” said Dr. Joe Lee with Halzeden Betty Ford Foundation. “We’re kind of scraping the bottom of the barrel and that’s concerning more people are dying […]

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Buzzed Driving Campaign

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrintOur impaired driving campaign showed up on billboards and in the newspapers last week! “Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving” supports the efforts of law enforcement to help keep us safe as we travel during this time of year. Holiday parties and family gatherings can create special memories, but for some, the memories […]

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Youth Video Premier

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrint SAVE THE DATE:  Local Youth Video Premier and Movie Night! Join us on November 1, at 3:30 pm for the community unveiling of a 5-part video project done by Mora and Ogilvie students.  The short videos promote healthy choices when it comes to alcohol and other drugs, and includes bully prevention, leadership and […]

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Talking to Your Child When You Suspect Drug Use

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrintFrom an article dated August 19, 2014,on the website “Get Smart about Drugs” we found the following tips helpful when talking with your teen about suspected drug use: “TIP: Be sure your child is sober or has not been using drugs before talking about drugs and alcohol. Voice your suspicion. Begin by expressing your […]

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Teen Drug Abuse: 14 Mistakes Parents Make

It's nice to share…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailPrintSubstance abuse among young people is a much bigger problem than many parents realize. How big? One in 10 kids 12 to 17 years of age are current users of illicit drugs, according to a 2009 government survey. The good news? Parents can also do a lot more than some realize to […]

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