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As Vermont prepares for the July 1 legalization of “personal possession” of marijuana and next year’s looming legislative battle over full commercial cultivation and sale, there’s more bad news about the impact of marijuana use on suicide and traffic more

The Vermont Eagle

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BRANDON | Brandon Police officers responded to two drug overdose calls in one day last month. more

The Vermont Eagle

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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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SALISBURY | On Nov. 16, at approximately 8 p.m., the Vermont State Police conducted a motor vehicle stop on Three Mile Bridge Road near the Salisbury and Middlebury town line after observing a motor vehicle violation. more

The Vermont Eagle

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

The Vermont Eagle

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

The Sun

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

The Sun

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

The Sun

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

The Sun

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

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

The Sun

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The Sun

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

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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

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

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

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

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

The Vermont Eagle

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