Fmr. NBA Player Reaches Out To Teens About AddictionChris Herren is not a name recognized locally, but his story applies to all because it is a story of how you can become addicted. Herren played division one basketball and made it to the NBA -- until heroin took over his life.
Program Rewards Teen Moms-To-Be Who Stay SoberA new program is providing rewards for teenagers who stay alcohol-free during pregnancy. An organization called Healthy Brains for Children is heading the effort. Expecting teenagers are given a cell phone as an incentive but also a Breathalyzer that they will be required to blow into during the day.
Taxi Squad To Remind Motorists To Choose Safe Ride Authorities in Anoka County are rolling out a new campaign to curb drinking and driving.
MN Officials: Designate Sober Driver For Super BowlThe Minnesota Department of Public Safety has a message for Minnesota motorists: "Designate a sober driver before the Super Bowl Sunday to avoid the dangers and consequences of a DWI."