Tag Archive: STDFC

Jun 24

Medical Marijuana May Help Some Symptoms, But Not All

Medical marijuana shows some effectiveness in helping treat chronic pain but there is less evidence of its success in warding off nausea or helping ill patients gain weight, researchers said Tuesday. The issue of whether or not medical marijuana works remains a matter of debate, even as 23 US states and the US capital, Washington, …

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Jun 10

North Shore Students March in Tahoe City Against Drugs

“Proud to be drug free” — that’s what local students chanted as they marched in Tahoe City this past weekend. Roughly 25 North Tahoe Middle and High school students who pledged to remain drug free marched from the Placer County Sheriff’s Office Station on Burton Creek Drive to Commons Beach in Tahoe City Saturday morning. …

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Apr 30

Flakka, Synthetic Drug Behind Increasingly Bizarre Crimes

One man ran naked through a Florida neighborhood, tried to have sex with a tree and told police he was the mythical god Thor. Another ran nude down a busy city street in broad daylight, convinced a pack of German shepherds was pursuing him. Two others tried separately to break into the Fort Lauderdale Police …

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Apr 29

STDFC May Meeting

Hello STDFC Members, The next South Tahoe Drug Free Coalition meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 5th from 3:30pm-5pm at 1100 Lyons Ave South Lake Tahoe, CA   Year 2 for the DFC is flying by fast, and we have already reached the 6 month mark! As October approaches, it’s time to recap our …

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Apr 27

Drug Store Project Makes a Difference

To the community, Thank you to the many agencies, service clubs, public organizations, and volunteers who helped with the 12th annual Drug Store Project event on March 31 at Lake Tahoe Community College. Our 320 sixth-grade students had the assistance of 200 volunteers to send a clear message that they are valued. Teaching our youth …

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