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PLATTSBURGH | In recent years, the rise of fentanyl-laced in drugs has been a major problem with substance abusers, specifically with heroin, a drug classified as an opioid. Fentanyl is a strong synthetic painkillers which, mixed with the wrong... Read more

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LEICESTER | A Vermont State Police (VSP) trooper is recovering after he collapsed following a traffic stop in the Addison County town of Leicester. He was revived by multiple doses of Narcan. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh has joined the cities of Schenectady, Albany and Troy in filing litigation against pharmaceutical manufacturers seeking to hold them accountable for the opiate epidemic. Read more

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MONTPELIER | According to Rebecca Kelley, media aide to Gov. Phil Scott, members of the Vermont Opioid Coordination Council released their long-awaited progress report. Read more

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Members of the Vermont Opioid Coordination Council released their long-awaited progress report. Read more

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RUTLAND | Vermont Department of Health officials began warning people who use street drugs to seek a supply of the overdose “reversal” drug naloxone (commercially known as Narcan). Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Kyle Kirby was a sports-lover. Read more

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

The Vermont Eagle

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Opiates continue to have the country in a chokehold. Read more

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Recently, I read a Vermont news article about your former Vermont Attorney General William Sorrell’s reaction receiving a 4/20 license plate. Read more

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