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HYC COLOR BLAST 5K FUN RUN 2019

July 24, 2019

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The Healthy Youth Coalition of Marinette & Menominee Counties (HYC) will be holding its 7th annual “Color Blast 5k Fun Run” the morning of Saturday, September 14th at 8:00 a.m. at Menominee High School. Participants will get “BLASTED” with 7 different colors along the route as they enjoy running or walking the non-competitive event! This […]

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HYC YOUTH SUMMIT EVENT

July 24, 2019

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On October 30, 2018 our coalition hosted a “Youth Summit” event where over 150 youth with a passion for drug and alcohol prevention came together to plan an action for change in their schools. Representation from North Central, Stephenson, Menominee, Marinette, Peshtigo, Coleman, Wausaukee and Niagara. The youth were asked to create action plans on […]

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North Central Youth Host “STICKER SHOCK” Program

July 24, 2019

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“HEY YOU! Did you know in the state of Michigan that you could receive a $1,000 fine and up to 60 days in jail if you provide alcohol to a minor under the age of 21?” Today we hosted the “Sticker Shock” project in Powers, MI with our North Central HYC youth members! This idea […]

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MMS BILLBOARD WINNER 2018!

November 19, 2018

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Congratulations are in order for 8th grade student, Natalie Chevalier, as she is our 2018 Red Ribbon Week billboard winner! Students were asked to draw us their “better high” that ultimately keeps them drug-free. We had a lot of great submissions, and it was difficult to pick just one winner. Thank you to everyone who […]

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2018 HYC TRAGIC TERROR

October 17, 2018

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HYC TRAGIC TERROR VIDEO Thank you to everyone who came through, and was part of the cast for our 6th year during this amazing event! Special thanks to: Hannahville Indian Community Tri-City Area United Way Hugh Bretl Memorial Foundation Poupore’s Collision and Towing Marinette County Public Health K&M Rentals Public Health Delta & Menominee Counties […]

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HYC YOUTH SUMMIT!

October 17, 2018

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JOIN US FOR THIS ONE DAY SUMMIT WHERE WE’LL ALL LEARN HOW TO “RAISE OUR GAME” AND TAKE A STAND IN OUR COMMUNITIES – ESPECIALLY WHEN IT COMES TO ALCOHOL, TOBACCO, AND OTHER DRUGS. GET READY FOR A FAST MOVING, MUSIC AND LAUGHTER FILLED EXPERIENCE LED BY OUR FRIENDS AT LEADING TO CHANGE. THEY’VE PRESENTED […]

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Marijuana: THE IMPACT (Rocky Mountain HIDTA Visits Marinette & Menominee)

October 8, 2018

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On September 13th, the Rocky Mountain HIDTA visited our community to educate community members about the marijuana legalization in Colorado. Thank you Agent Clarke for the wonderful presentation! For access to her PowerPoint please click here:https://www.dropbox.com/s/2s85cfl1a0ekh8b/Webinar.pptx?dl=0 For access to the video she showed during the presentation please click here: https://vimeo.com/280127474

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