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March 18, 2019
Minnesota opioid death, suicide rates rose in 2017. Now, state lawmakers want to do something about it
March 18, 2019 - 2:41pm
March 6, 2019
Opioid technician Jessica McCarthy (center) answers question about the opioid crisis facing Duluth during a recent recording of the Pressroom Podcast with News Tribune reporters Christa Lawler (left) and Brady Slater (right). (Tyler Schank / tschank@duluthnews.com)
Pressroom Podcast: ‘There is an issue here’ with opioid technician Jessica McCarthy
March 6, 2019 - 5:00am
December 13, 2018
Jessica McCarthy
Duluth police add opioid technician
December 13, 2018 - 11:31am
August 29, 2018
U.S. Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.) speaks during a roundtable discussion on the national opioid crisis Wednesday at Duluth's Clear Path Clinic as Republican 8th Congressional District candidate Pete Stauber listens. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
8th District candidates address opioid crisis
August 29, 2018 - 6:47pm
August 12, 2018
Small northern Minnesota county hires its own opiate fighter
August 12, 2018 - 8:35am
January 4, 2018
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Farm Bureau, Farmers Union team up to confront rural opioid addiction
January 4, 2018 - 1:08pm
November 20, 2017
Several counterfeit Percocet pills seized by authorities in Georgia; agents said the pills actually contain fentanyl analogs. Handout courtesy of Georgia Bureau of Investigation
Counterfeit opioid pills are tricking users - sometimes with lethal results
November 20, 2017 - 8:23am
November 3, 2017
"I fell in love" with opioids, Abby Haley tells reporters on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017. Now, she said, she has been off drugs more than two years. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Expanded treatment coming to Minnesotans facing opioid 'personal devil'
November 3, 2017 - 5:14pm
October 13, 2017
Northwest Minn. reservation warns of drug overdose cluster
October 13, 2017 - 9:42pm
August 15, 2017
Art Gutierrez injects a dose of heroin. He recently watched a friend die after taking a lethal dose of fentanyl.  Washington Post photo by Salwan Georges
Thousands of urban overdose deaths linked to shocking increase of fentanyl in drug supply
August 15, 2017 - 8:30pm
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