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Anti-tobacco group may be saved by federal grant

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Stan Stricker
September 1, 2011

Rock County Youth2Youth will be expanding the scope of its mission.


Director Deb Fischer was concerned about the future of the program after an 80% cut in state funding over the last few years. Now the group can expect $125,000 a year for five years from the new Drug Free Communities Support Program.


Fischer says efforts will now include battling underage drinking, teen marijuana use, and prescription drug misuse.



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