OWN IT! Breakfast for SACK members!

OWN IT! students and Mrs. Aasen have invited SACK Coalition Members for a light breakfast on Tuesday, December 19th, from 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. in the commons area at Ogilvie High School. Students will be playing Christmas music and the coffee shop will be open!   

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MN lawmakers announce new prescription opioid guidelines

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KMSP) – New Minnesota guidelines announced Friday are aimed to curb the opioid epidemic and change how physicians are writing prescriptions. These new guidelines have been in the works for 18 months by a group of physicians on both sides of the aisle.  “What I am really excited about today is the rubber is […]

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10 Tips for Surviving the Holidays

The holiday season can bring mixed emotions for many. For some, it’s their favorite time of year. For others, it brings feelings of sadness and loss. Seeing old friends and family members may be exciting or may bring up memories of disappointments. Did you ever get together with your family and notice you’ve all of a sudden […]

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Minnesota scientists deploy high-tech tools to map damage from fetal alcohol

Prenatal alcohol exposure affects about 7,000 newborns in Minnesota each year, and its effects remain deeply misunderstood.  “Your daughter needs to be smarter.” For Tiffany Morgan, the elementary school teacher’s words stung like acid on a festering wound. In 2013, Morgan’s 9-year-old daughter Ny’Ana was diagnosed with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD), a range of […]

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Meeting Reminder!

SACK Coalition monthly meeting will be held on Tuesday, December 5th, beginning at 8 a.m. at the Kanabec County Jail Training Room.  The minutes from our November meeting can be found here. The agenda for our December meeting can be found here.   

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