Antidote Saving Fewer in St. Louis Amid Stronger DrugsAccording to the St. Louis County Medical Examiner's Office, nearly 90 percent of 121 overdose deaths through July 2017 involved fentanyl.
Narloxone Saving Lives in Missouri by Reversing OverdoseThe overdose situation throughout the entire St. Louis region is reaching critical mass.
Heroin Overdoses In St. Charles County Continue To RiseCounty ambulance district on pace to respond to over 500 calls this year.
Heroin Hits South County Strip MallWe are "at the abyss," warns one resident.
Former St. Louis Officer's Murder Trial UnderwayJason Stockley charged with first-degree murder in 2011 shooting following car chase.
Greitens Makes Carrying Overdose-Reversing Drug State PolicyState law enforcement officers will carry overdose-reversing drug. Local agencies encouraged to.
Greitens' Prescription Drug Plan Getting Mixed ReviewsSt. Louis County Executive among those saying it doesn't go far enough.
Coroner: 'We Have Seen' Synthetic Opiates Like Fentanyl Mixed With MarijuanaFentanyl is 50 to 100 times more powerful than morphine and has been attributed to the increasing number of fatal drug overdoses across the U.S.
Heroine Overdose Numbers Double Last Year'sThe drug overdose epidemic in the city of St. Louis makes a sudden shift this past month, with one drug overtaking another.
Jefferson County To Debate Prescription Drug Database BillsTwo bills take different routes to joining St. Louis County's soon-to-launch database.
Missouri House Passes Bill Giving Immunity for Overdose HelpAt least 1,066 people, or 17.9 per 1,000 people, died of drug overdoses in Missouri in 2015, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Missouri Advances Bill Pushing Medical Help for OverdosesIt says that people can't be penalized for seeking medical assistance for an overdose if they possess small amounts of drugs or are in violation of probation, parole or a restraining order.