Mt Ascutney Prevention Partnership

Press Releases

5/22/20

Alcohol sales rose 14 percent in Vermont in March compared to last year’s numbers, according to the Vermont Department of Liquor and Lottery. While the closure of bars and restaurants likely contributed to this number, media reports show a growing attitude that drinking alcohol, smoking pot, or...

5/22/20

The national landscape around legal, commercialized cannabis has changed significantly since 2012, when both Colorado and Washington became the first states to legalize cannabis for recreational use. Many of the publicized issues related to legal cannabis are focused on issues including road...

4/20/20

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Due to the COVID-19 health emergency, the Spring 2020 Prescription Drug Take Back Day, originally scheduled for Saturday, April 25th, has been cancelled. However, there are still opportunities to return unwanted or expired medications. Medication...