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Gibbons: Fight Against Heroin Epidemic Will Take Resources and Time

Madison County’s top lawman praises Attorney General Eric Holder’s call for increased efforts in fighting the Heroin epidemic.

03/11/2014

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Parents Testify At Public Heroin Hearing

During the public heroin hearing Friday, parents gave personal testimonials of their children’s addiction.

03/10/2014

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Task Force Tackles Ill. Heroin Problem

Members of a heroin task force in the Illinois House of Representatives are brainstorming for ideas to stop the increase of heroin use in Illinois.

03/10/2014

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Parents, Law Enforcement Discuss Heroin Problem

Law enforcement, drug counseling experts and ordinary people whose lives have been wrecked by the drug came together for the hearing.

03/07/2014

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Heroin Public Hearing Focuses on “Raging Epidemic”

The region’s heroin epidemic is the subject of a public hearing in Edwardswille.

03/07/2014

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Heroin Summit: St. Louis is the Problem

St. Louis Police participated in the heroin summit in Madison County, Illinois — facing criticism that the city has become a hotbed of heroin dealing that is flooding the region with the drug.

02/28/2014

Heroin Overdose Prompts Summit In Madison County

After a rash of deaths due to heroin overdose in Madison County, St. Louis Police are becoming involved in this week’s heroin summit.

02/24/2014

Recent Rash of Overdose Deaths

Five overdose deaths in the Metro East may be linked.

02/19/2014

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Teenage Filmmaker Focuses Lens on Classmates’ Rx Drug Abuse

A film focused on exposing teen prescription drug abuse will be screened in St. Louis.

02/18/2014

Three Madison County Heroin Deaths

Coroner says victims found in separate locations late Thursday & early Friday.

02/15/2014

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