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October 21, 2020

BLADE hosts ‘Know the Truth’ Webinar on Substance Abuse, Mental Mealth

The Brainerd Lakes Area Drug Education coalition partnered with Minnesota Adult and Teen Challenge's Know the Truth substance abuse prevention program to host the recent webinar “A Night to Know the Truth.”

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October 6, 2020

71% of youth believe substance use has increased during


Quad Community Press publishes article about the school year and how KTT is adapting its curriculum for the 2020-21 academic year.

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March 16, 2020

Communities that KARE: 'Know the Truth' aims to prevent youth addiction

Know the Truth's presentation at Cretin-Durham Hall is featured on Kare 11's "Communities that KARE" segment. 

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March 4, 2020

Know the Truth visits Apple Valley High

Sun This Week newspaper covers Micah Meline and Isabelle Vogel's presentations at Apple Valley High.


January 24, 2020

Students Encouraged to 'Know the Truth' about drugs

Know the Truth presenters share honest stories about the realities about substance use to students at Dassel-Cokato High School. Story written by Dassel-Cokato Enterprise Dispatch.

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December 18, 2019

In Eden Prairie, revamping teen tobacco education for a vaping 'epidemic'

Know the Truth explains the importance of vaping prevention efforts to high school students, and the challenges organizations are facing to grab Generation Z's attention with these messages. 


February 19, 2020

Know the Truth substance use prevention program returns to Wayzata High

Sun Sailor newspaper covers Isabelle Vogel's story at the Know the Truth presentation at Wayzata High School.

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January 29, 2020

Know the Truth talks to Eastview High School about substance use

Micah Meline and Rey Khammavongsa share their stories of addiction and recovery to the students at Eastview High School. Article from The Sun This Week. 

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January 18, 2020

'Know the Truth' presentation educates local students

The County News Review speaks to educators and administrators from Cambridge-Isanti High School, about the importance of having Know the Truth in their classrooms. 


January 14, 2020

'Know the Truth' about drug use

Quad Community Press covers Micah Meline sharing his story of addiction to the students at Centennial High School. 

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December 11, 2019

'How did I get here? I just started back behind the school bleachers'

White Bear Press visits Know the Truth presentation at Mahtomedi High School. 

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November 27, 2019

A visit from Know the Truth to Apple Valley High School

Sun Sailor newspaper visits Know the Truth at Apple Valley High School to observe our drug prevention presentations. 

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November 22, 2019

Know the Truth presenters speak to BSM students

Sun Sailor newspaper writes on Know the Truth's school presentation at Benilde-St. Margaret's. 

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November 21, 2019

Know the Truth Addresses the Vaping Epidemic

KARE 11 speaks to Know the Truth's Sadie Holland about the youth vaping epidemic and what tips she has to quit. 

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November 14, 2019

"Know the Truth" Program Raises Awareness About Youth Drug, Vaping Use

WDIO visits Know the Truth parent presentation at Cherry High School. 


November 13, 2019

"Know the Truth" About Substance Use

KDAL announces a Know the Truth parent event at Cherry School. 

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November 2, 2019

Know the Truth Visits Eastview High School

Sun Sailor newspaper visits Know the Truth at Eastview High School. 


October 30, 2019

Forum Shines spotlight on area drug trends

The Free Press visits A Night to Know the Truth Event in Mankato. 


September 24, 2019

Vaping awareness campaign comes to area classrooms

Sun Patriot announces Know the Truth's updated curriculum to target the vaping epidemic among teens. 


September 5, 2019

Know the Truth Updates their Curriculum

We're bringing our schools a new curriculum addressing the dangers of vaping, more personal stories and a revised presentation to grab Gen Z's attention. 


September 19, 2019

Substance Use Prevention Program Updated to Highlight the Dangers of Vaping

Sun Sailor newspaper spoke to Know the Truth's Sadie Holland and Tracee Anderson to discuss their updated prevention presentation curriculum to address the dangers of vaping.


September 6, 2019

Know the Truth Prevention Program aims to stop teens from vaping

KSTP visits Know the Truth™ Prevention Program at Prior Lake High School to discuss their updated presentation curriculum specified to combat teen vaping. 


September 2, 2019

Know the Truth Live with FOX 9

FOX 9 stopped by Know the Truth's booth at the state fair to speak about the rising trends in teen vaping and to help parents recognize the signs that their teen might be using e-cigarettes.

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August 26, 2019

The Guinea Pig Generation - Vaping Dangers in the Spotlight

WCCO visits the Know the Truth™ Prevention Program and Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge's booth at the state fair to discuss the vaping epidemic. 

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August 13, 2019

Vape Health Warnings: What are schools doing to address them?

Kare 11 spoke with Know the Truth™ Prevention Program on the concerns shared by parents and schools on youth vaping trends. 

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August 13, 2019

Lung Damage Could be Linked to Vaping

WCCO speaks with Know the Truth™ Prevention Program about the teen vaping epidemic, and the dangerous health effects they can have on the youth in our communities. 

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