An estimated one in three teens report being the victim of teen dating violence, and representatives of the Harvey County Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Task Force said Newton is no different.


An estimated one in three teens report being the victim of teen dating violence, and representatives of the Harvey County Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Task Force said Newton is no different.

And the issue of violence can start early.

“As a rural community, we would like to think that we do not have kids in school dating at age 11,” said Heather Boswell, task force advocate, “but that is the reality.”

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