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Stephanie Kim, Freelance Reporter
9:49 am CDT September 12, 2018

Teens in Deerfield and Highland Park are increasingly using marijuana — and at higher rates than the Lake County average, according to a recent biennial state survey.

About 61 percent of Deerfield High School seniors reported using marijuana at least once in the past 30 days, when asked in the spring for the 2018 Illinois Youth Survey, compared to 58 percent of Highland Park High School seniors.