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1 Youth (Alcohol Use) 'The peer pressure is outrageous:' group meets at Edison to discuss underage drinking (includes The Wisconsin Mentality) 04 Apr 2008, 3A
2 Youth (Alcohol Use) Teen drinking: 'It's not pretty out there:' Edgerton meeting is first of four in Rock County (includes Prevention Suggestions) 01 Apr 2008, 1A
3 Youth (Alcohol Use) Deputies, YWCA preparing for proms 24 Apr 2008, 4A
4 Youth (Alcohol Use) Are teens getting the message? Parker students still expect drinking at Saturday's prom (photo of Amber Nemetz, Danny King, Lindsey Weis Carver) (includes Prom Dates; Drinking Prevalence) 22 Apr 2008, 1A
5 Youth (Alcohol Use) Prom patrol busts underage drinkers 07 May 2008, 5A
6 Youth (Alcohol use) Judge issues "a wake-up call" for teen drinking: death of Evansville teen in 2007 prompts [Judge Tom] Alisankus to issue warnings (p[hoto of Alisankus) 16 June 2008, 1A
7 Youth (Alcohol Use) Hey Dad, can I have a beer? Permitting underage children to drink at home is a questions of parenting, not the law (includes The Poll, Reader Comments) 03 Jul 2008, 1A
8 Youth (Alcohol Use) Party pressure is on parents: adults often enable drinking and dangerous behavior (photo of Kate Baldwin, Partners in Prevention, Sgt. Jason Harding, Capt. Dan Davis)(includes Underage Drinking By the Numbers, Tips for Parents, graph of School days, drinking days, graph of Janesville police citations) 06 May 2009, 1A
9 Youth (Alcohol Use) Who pays when parents are behaving badly? 06 May 2009, 14A
10 Youth (Alcohol Use) Survey to get feel for community attitudes on underage drinking: local group wants to develop, improve efforts (Partners in Prevention)(photo of Kathy Comeau) 14 Jan 2010, 3A

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