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UPDATE: St. Croix County homicide, pursuit was 'rapidly evolving' incident

Drug forum rescheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 26

The New Richmond Police Department, the New Richmond School District and the New Richmond Area Community Foundation are sponsoring a public forum in an effort to address the issue of illegal drugs and prescription drug abuse.
 

The event, which was originally scheduled for Feb. 20, has been rescheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 26, at the New Richmond High School auditorium. Speakers include the following:

— Karen Hale, mother of girl who died from heroin overdose

— Phil Drewiske, recovering heroin addict who lost a friend

— Jodi Skoog, Roger Drewiske and Greg Berg, family members affected by addiction

— A Westfields Hospital ER doctor

— New Richmond High School Principal Tom Wissink

— St. Croix County Circuit Court Judge Edward Vlack

— NRPD Detective Veronica Koehler

— St. Croix County Investigator James Mikla

— St. Croix County AODA Counselor Sara Sedahl

— Hazelden Clinical Supervisor Scott Hesseltine

Micheal Foley
Micheal Foley worked at RiverTown Multimedia from July 2013 to June 2015 as editor at the New Richmond News. 
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