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May 18, 2019
Dana Weisman (left) and Deb Hernandez box up used syringes to be picked up by Stericycle at the RAAN Duluth Syringe Exchange on Wednesday. The exchange took in more than 200,000 used needles last year. Tyler Schank / tschank@duluthnews.com
Opioid crisis brings added danger with syringes
20 hours 46 min ago
May 16, 2019
5 more states sue Purdue Pharma over opioid crisis
May 16, 2019 - 7:07pm
Duluth attorney reprimanded for drug conviction
May 16, 2019 - 2:56pm
May 6, 2019
Rep. Liz Olson
Lawmakers try to dislodge opioid response bill
May 6, 2019 - 7:20pm
Minnesota state Rep. Dave Baker of Willmar listens to a witness talk about the state opioid abuse problem during a Monday, May 6, House-Senate conference committee hearing.
Minnesota's opioid fight needs more than money
May 6, 2019 - 5:27pm
April 25, 2019
Our View: Spring cleaning can save lives
April 25, 2019 - 8:15pm
April 9, 2019
Reader's View: Like opioids, alcohol can be harmful
April 9, 2019 - 4:33pm
April 1, 2019
Minnesota state Sen. Chris Eaton, DFL-Brooklyn Center, hugged her aunt Monday, April 1, after the Senate approved a bill that would increase the fee on opioid manufacturers and distributors to fund opioid addiction education and treatment programs. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Opioid package passes Minnesota Senate, will require negotiation with House
April 1, 2019 - 4:24pm
March 25, 2019
Duluth, Superior take on opioid makers
March 25, 2019 - 9:10pm
March 19, 2019
Duluth, Superior may join St. Louis County in opioid suit
March 19, 2019 - 6:17pm
March 18, 2019
Minnesota agency reports increase in 'cluster of deaths' from alcohol, overdoses and suicides
March 18, 2019 - 10:15pm
'Clusters of death' rising in Minnesota
March 18, 2019 - 9:24pm
March 16, 2019
Johnson & Johnson labeled `kingpin' of opioid drug epidemic by Oklahoma
March 16, 2019 - 9:09pm
Samples of pure drugs that could kill the average human - heroin, fentanyl and carfentanil, a synthetic opioid 100 times more powerful than fentanyl - at the New Hampshire State Police Forensic Laboratory in Concord.
Obama officials failed to focus as fentanyl burned its way across America
March 16, 2019 - 10:00am
March 14, 2019
Katy Cummins-Bakko vapes using a cannabis product to control the pain from her Ehlos-Danlos syndrome in her St. Paul home on Feb. 25, 2019. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Medical marijuana helping users combat opioids in Minnesota, but some doctors have concerns
March 14, 2019 - 3:14pm
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