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Parents need to warn children about potential dangers of social media

November 16, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR It’s OK for parents to set limits on how much their teenagers use technology.
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Tattling Tweets may lead to trouble

July 11, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

District 518, P.D. get gossip site suspended
WORTHINGTON Worthington District 518 Administrator John Landgaard has half a page of hand-written names of high school students and graduates who played some role in a Twitter account established Monday that was used to spread gossip about WHS classmates. Continue Reading

Docs warn about Facebook use and teen depression

March 27, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Add “Facebook depression” to potential harms linked with social media, an influential doctors’ group warns, referring to a condition it says may affect troubled teens who obsess over the online site. Continue Reading

Child protection team focuses on education

February 6, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON According to Worthington Police Officer Bob Fritz, each county in Minnesota is mandated by the state to have a multi-discipline child protection team, made up of representatives from family services, county attorney’s offices, law enforcement, health departments and education. Continue Reading&

Cyberbullying forum focuses on protecting kids on the Internet

October 23, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

In the wake of high-profile incidents across the country involving cyberbullying and cyberstalking, U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar convened a public forum at Augsburg College to gather the views of Minnesotans on “Protecting Children and Youth in an Online World.” Continue Reading

Technology: A Cyberbullying death

September 30, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

College student’s suicide after web broadcast illustrates dangers of the internet
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