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Essex County Heroin and Opioid Prevention Coalition

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In 2016, over 3,600 New Yorkers died of an opioid overdose. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Rep. Elise Stefanik sounded off on the pressures facing the dairy industry in a tele-town hall on Thursday, her 15th since taking office. more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Rep. Elise Stefanik has co-sponsored a series of bills designed to combat the entrenched opiate epidemic. more

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The current opioid epidemic was caused by a deadly intersection of many factors: greed, fear, the quest to feel good, misinformation and legitimate efforts to treat acute and chronic pain. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Programming designed to share personal stories, erase stigma more

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MORIAH – Several things can be done to address the growing opiate addiction problem in the area, those attending a forum at Moriah Central School were told. more

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Organizers hope panel discussion, forum will generate awareness of resources to squash ongoing opiate epidemic more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The Essex County Heroin-Opiod Prevention Consortium (ECHO) will be heading into lockdown in order to help teach others about the dangers of these types of drugs. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County District Attorney Kristy Sprague has announced she is running for a third term as the county’s top law enforcement official. more

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Essex County Heroin and Opioid Prevention Coalition says they’ve been successful in education outreach efforts more

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PLATTSBURGH — Last Tuesday, Marilyn Morey stood on stage at the Strand Center Theater and asked the audience three questions. more

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ALBANY — The state announced on Tuesday an agreement has been reached on a series of reforms designed to combat heroin and opiate abuse. more

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Essex County Heroin and Opioid Prevention Coalition will hire staff to combat entrenched epidemic more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Movement is underway across a variety of fronts as state, federal and local officials continue their fight against opiate abuse. more

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