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Youth Alcohol Prevention Coordinator Bill Dent and support staff Kristine Partlow will be working to curb alcohol use among teens in Hubbard County. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)

Group works to change alcohol perception in Hubbard County

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Bill Dent has been named the Youth Alcohol Prevention Coordinator for Hubbard County.

The position, hired through St. Joseph's Area Health Services, is funded by a five-year, $1 million planning and implementation work grant from the Minnesota Department of Human Services Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division.


"The goal is to change the culture around youth drinking and attitudes of the community," said St. Joseph's Community Health manager RaeAnn Mayer.

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Anna Erickson
Anna Erickson is editor of the Wadena Pioneer Journal.
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