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ELIZABETHTOWN | A national headline getting 2014 report in Rolling Stone dubbed Vermont, as “America’s capital of heroin”. more

Oct 3, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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

Sep 12, 2017 5:15 PM The Sun

TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Neighbors Addressing Drug Abuse (TiNADA) Coalition focuses on friends sharing hope about recovery from drug dependence. more

Aug 26, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

PLATTSBURGH — A suspected drug overdose led authorities to raid what they said was a known drug house in downtown Plattsburgh Thursday. more

Aug 4, 2017 1:44 PM The Sun

The head of Friends of Recovery New York will speak in Ticonderoga more

Jul 28, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

It’s been a tragic year for rock and roll fans. more

Jul 26, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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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

Jul 12, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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Jun 22, 2017 2:19 PM The Sun

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

Jun 14, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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Our current crisis of drug abuse seems to be on a rapid incline with even more Vermonters dying from drug overdoses. more

May 31, 2017 6:00 AM Editorials

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BRIDPORT —  On May 3, Vermont State Police - New Haven received a call from Middlebury Rescue requesting assistance for Japheth Kehoe, 33, of Bridport. more

May 27, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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NEW HAVEN — On May 7, Vermont State Police received a call about a male who appeared to be passed out inside his vehicle while parked in a pull off on Munger Street in New Haven. more

May 20, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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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

May 9, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun

BURLINGTON – More often than not, the misuse of drugs begins right at the family medicine cabinet – where prescription painkillers may sit long after they are needed. more

May 4, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH — State Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) briefed residents and officials on the state budget at a breakfast session last week. more

Apr 25, 2017 12:30 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — County applauds clean water and infrastructure funding, but wary over unfunded mandates — including consolidation proposal more

Apr 18, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH, NY & BURLINGTON, VT — At the low point of his life, Jason recalls sitting in a dark apartment alone. more

Apr 12, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH — At the low point of his life, Jason recalls sitting in a dark apartment alone. more

Apr 11, 2017 6:05 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Increasing education, reducing stigma top priorities, says Clinton County coalition more

Apr 4, 2017 2:45 PM The Sun

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