95.5 KBEK Live Opioid Forum

Tune in to 95.5 KBEK on Tuesday, October 23, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. for a live forum about opioid, prevention, treatment and recovery. Medical professionals, local law enforcement, treatment and recovery specialists and prevention coordinators will share their knowledge and insights about the national and local opioid issues facing people in our communities.  Tune […]

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Crisis Text Line

People who text MN to 741741 will be connected with a counselor who will help defuse the crisis and connect the texter to local resources. Crisis Text Line is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. In Minnesota and across the nation, text suicide response services have been successful in helping people in […]

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Sales of Recreational Marijuana Begin in Canada

Sales of recreational marijuana began this week in Canada, NPR reports. Anyone over the age of 18 is allowed to possess less than 30 grams (just over an ounce) of the drug. Canadians also are permitted to grow up to four marijuana plants in their home, and to buy from a provincially regulated retailer, the […]

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National Drug Take Back/Disposal Day

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is just around the corner. Any unused, expired, unwanted  prescription and non-prescription drugs can be dropped of on  Saturday, October 27, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Coborn’s Pharmacy in Mora. This is an excellent opportunity to dispose safely of any and all medications that you are not currently using.  […]

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Minnesota Prevention Program Sharing

MPRC rolls out the red carpet and invites you to the 44th Annual Program Sharing Conference! October 25 – 26, 2018! SACK Coalition Members, are you interested in attending? Contact Patti at patti.miller@co.kanabec.mn.us or 320.679.6321 if you would like to register.  JOIN US FOR OUR 44TH ANNUAL EVENT! The conference supports people and organizations from […]

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