The Lakes Area Youth Service Bureau reports that synthetic drugs are a growing problem for area youth. Studies show that one in ten high school seniors have used synthetic drugs such as Bath Salts and K2 in the last month. This trend is fueled by availability, low cost, website “how-to” guides, and a desire to [...]
The Lakes Area Youth Service Bureau is adding a master’s level youth and family therapist. John Koester is a graduate of Northwestern College in St. Paul with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. He is in the final year of his master of arts in marriage and family therapy at Bethel Seminary. During his internship, John [...]
Event is at Stars & Strikes in Wyoming on July 19 It’s not too early to start thinking about buying tickets for an event that will allow the public to sample some of the best menu items prepared by area restaurants at one central location. Appetizers! Entrees! Desserts and more! All of the above will be served [...]
On Thursday, June 7 the Lakes Area Youth Service Bureau announced that Rich Ottomeyer has been named 2011 On Behalf of Youth award winner.