drug abuse

Efforts to combat opioid abuse hampered by insufficient resources. more

Sep 30, 2016 12:00 AM Commentary

Come Together for Change set for Sept. 28. more

Sep 16, 2016 1:21 PM News

Man creates support group in honor of son. more

Jul 30, 2016 12:00 AM News

Rauner signs bill banning sale of synthetic drug in stores. more

Jul 18, 2016 2:05 PM News

Granite City resident faces 6 to 30 years in prison for drug-induced homicide. more

Jul 14, 2016 3:35 PM Crime 1 Comments

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Woman who lost son to heroin organizes benefit for school program. more

Jun 30, 2016 12:00 AM News

Law enforcement officials continue heroin outreach effort for students. more

May 18, 2016 1:47 PM News


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Legislation would provide education about treatment. more

May 2, 2016 8:15 PM News

Prescription opioids responsible for increasing number of overdoses. more

Apr 27, 2016 11:33 AM News

Drug can prevent deaths from heroin overdoses. more

Apr 5, 2016 9:14 AM News

Madison County faces rise in overdoses. more

Mar 4, 2016 3:00 PM News

U.S. attorney presents Kelly Rogers with public service commendation. more

Dec 8, 2015 2:23 PM News


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Illinois naloxone law aims to increase survival odds for overdose victims. more

Oct 29, 2015 3:19 PM News

Pharmacy school representatives to speak about opioid abuse, treatment. more

Oct 26, 2015 3:50 PM News

State's attorney, others spreading awareness of problem in Madison County. more

Sep 2, 2015 2:29 PM News

Coroner’s office reports investigating 42 drug-related deaths in 2015. more

Jul 16, 2015 1:24 PM News

Anti-heroin rally set for Sunday in Hartford park. more

Jun 12, 2015 12:00 AM News

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Group takes anti-heroin message to the streets. more

Jun 7, 2015 12:00 AM News

Filmmakers to participate in post-screening Q&A. more

Apr 28, 2015 4:13 PM News

Legislation would require insurance to cover new types of pain medication. more

Apr 17, 2015 11:22 AM News

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