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PLATTSBURGH | The area’s first medical marijuana dispensary will be under new ownership next week. more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Town Police Department now has an officer trained as a narcotics investigator. more

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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

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Jamarr Robinson, 36, of Philadelphia, Pa. 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

Community Columnists

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

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

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

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PLATTSBURGH — Repeal of Affordable Care Act would devastate North Country healthcare system, say critics 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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Our current crisis of drug abuse seems to be on a rapid incline with even more Vermonters dying from drug overdoses. more

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

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

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

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

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

The Sun

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

Letters to the Editor

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

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

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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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