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Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen to Address Northwoods Coalition Annual Meeting and Training in Eau Claire

Attorney General Van Hollen’s remarks begin at 11:45 am TODAY


MADISON — Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen is pleased to deliver remarks today before attendees of the Northwoods Coalition Annual Meeting and Training, being held this week at The Plaza Hotel and Suites in Eau Claire.  The two-day conference is organized by Marshfield Clinic, Northwoods Coalition and the Alliance for Wisconsin Youth.  More information about the training for members of the 50 coalitions that make up the Northwoods Coalition network is available here.


Attorney General Van Hollen’s remarks begin at approximate 11:45 am TODAY in the Two Rivers - Ballroom II at The Plaza Hotel and Suites in Eau Claire, located at 1202 West Clairemont Avenue.  Any media interested in talking to Attorney General Van Hollen should contact Dana Brueck at the above number.


Yesterday, Special Agent Jeff Kostner with the Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) – Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) served as a panelist for a workshop covering public awareness programs.  Agent Kostner also served as a presenter for a workshop covering drug trends in northwestern Wisconsin.


Last summer, the multimedia campaign, The Fly Effect, was launched by the Wisconsin DOJ to educate teens, young adults and others about opiates and Heroin.  Law enforcement, community groups, families and others are encouraged to view and to share the Fly Effect materials available online at and