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QUEENSBURY | Warren County Budget Officer Frank Thomas said if the county can raise taxes while remaining under the cap, it should do so. more

Nov 10, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun

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Jamarr Robinson, 36, of Philadelphia, Pa. more

Nov 4, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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

Oct 11, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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PERU | Peru Health Mart Pharmacy is being rebranded as Kinney Drugs. more

Aug 31, 2017 12:00 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

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LAKE PLACID — National Grid wants to increase residential gas and electricity delivery rates by double-digits. more

Aug 1, 2017 10:30 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Repeal of Affordable Care Act would devastate North Country healthcare system, say critics more

Jul 3, 2017 12:30 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

PLATTSBURGH — This year’s National Drug Take-back Day will take place Saturday, April 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at various locations across the country, including in Essex, Clinton, Franklin, Warren and Washington counties. more

Apr 26, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

MONTPELIER — The Vermont Department of Health is conducting a series of presentations for health care professionals about new rules governing the prescribing of opioids. more

Apr 25, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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AU SABLE FORKS — After nearly half a century of serving the residents of Au Sable Forks, Feeks Pharmacy will close its doors on Feb. 25. more

Feb 15, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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MORIAH — Former professional lacrosse player Ken Bartolo recently had a powerful message for students at Moriah Central School about his long climb back from drug addiction. more

Dec 4, 2016 7:00 AM The Sun

QUEENSBURY — The Warren County Sheriff’s office is participating in the National Prescription Drug Take-Back day this Saturday, Oct. 22, and area citizens are encouraged to participate. more

Oct 20, 2016 12:00 PM The Sun

Breast cancer surgeon Dr. Laura Esserman sings to her patients as they go under anesthesia. more

Oct 17, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

MORRISONVILLE — Carla Pellerin, 35, charged in connection with Relay for Life theft more

Jul 26, 2016 12:02 PM The Sun

Presidential front-runner Donald Trump just unveiled a proposal that would authorize Americans to buy prescription drugs imported from countries like Canada. more

Jul 14, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

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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

Jun 14, 2016 11:00 AM The Sun

A majority of Americans believe increased healthcare transparency should be a top national priority. more

Jun 8, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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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

May 17, 2016 2:00 PM The Sun

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