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.
Madigan Joins Colleagues in Opioid Investigations Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is joining her counterparts in other states investigating whether drug makers are contributing to the opioid epidemic.
Deadline Approaching to Solve Senate GridlocksMissouri's legislature enters its final day of this year's session today with a pile of unresolved issues.
Illinois Considers Medical Marijuana to Treat Opioid AddictionIllinois state lawmakers are hearing about the benefits of medical marijuana in battling opiate addiction.
Jefferson County To Debate Prescription Drug Database BillsTwo bills take different routes to joining St. Louis County's soon-to-launch database.
Mo. Advances Prescription Monitoring BillMissouri's opioid epidemic is causing the state to look at different ways to fight abuse.
Sen. McCaskill Asks Drugmakers About Opioid Sales PlansA Democratic senator says she is looking into whether drugmakers are contributing to an overuse of painkillers by Americans.
Missouri Counties Do What State Won't: Track Opioid SalesFed up that Missouri is the only state that doesn't track the prescription and sale of opioids?
Senate Bill Could Help Combat 'Doctor Shopping' in MissouriMissouri could be the next and final state to join the national Prescription Drug Monitoring Program.
Missouri's Second-Largest County Joins Fight Against Opioid AbuseJackson County, Mo., has joined St. Louis County in the effort to prevent prescription opioid abuse.
Police to Carry Anti-Overdose Drugs for DogsThe department calls it an advancement in the its "high level of care for its valued K-9 officers."
TIAM Saturday October 22ndDrug take back, marching band competition, Jack Reacher ad birthdays!

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