KRDO Channel 13 News (ABC) Highlights Zebulon Pike Youth Services Center

Troubled and a threat to the community, 39 teenage boys have been placed at Zebulon Pike Detention Center.

Anders Jacobson, Director of Youth Corrections says their mission is to develop coping skills, “We work on reducing risk so we are teaching skills for the young people so they understand how to make better choices in their lives and become productive citizens when they return to the community.”

Wear Sunscreen

In 1997, a commencement speech given by Kurt Vonnegut, entitled “Wear Sunscreen,” hit the airwaves and motivated people to take inventory of their lives – whether they were 22, 42 or 62.

It started by saying:
     Ladies and gentlemen of the class of ’98: Wear sunscreen.