August 31, 2020

Moment of silence today for those who died by overdose

Dayton and Montgomery County residents are encouraged by the Community Overdose Action Team to pause for a moment of silence at noon today , to remember those who have lost their lives to drug overdose and addiction.
August 28, 2020

US Rep Ryan announces $96 million in funding Opioid Response funding for Ohio

US Rep. Tim Ryan, OH-13 announced Ohio would be receiving $96,228,429 in State Opioid Response funding from the US Department of Health and Human Services
August 27, 2020

Southern Ohio Counties Receive Grants to Fight Opioid Crisis

PIKETON, Ohio — Local lawmakers and business owners of Ohio Valley Veneer in Piketon welcomed U.S. Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia to town Wednesday to announce $20 million in federal funding to help our state battle the ongoing opioid crisis.
August 27, 2020

Pharmacies again ask judge to drop Trumbull opioid suit

The suits, that also target Giant Eagle, CVS, and Rite Aid, allege that between 2000 and 2014, the pharmacies dispensed 68-million doses of opioids in Trumbull County.
August 26, 2020

Feds announce $20-million grant to help fight opioid addiction in southern Ohio, three other states

PIKETON — U.S. Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia announced a $20 million grant to help fight the opioid epidemic in southern Ohio and three other states during a visit Wednesday morning to Piketon.
August 26, 2020

Trump failed on the opioid crisis — and Democrats are letting him get away with it

Trump’s RNC has already given more attention to the overdose crisis than Biden’s DNC.
August 25, 2020

Pinnacle Treatment Centers Opens Opioid Addiction Treatment Program in Marion

Marion Treatment Services opens where the need is strong and when drug overdose-related visits to the ER are increasing in the state
August 24, 2020

Ohio's Forgotten Epidemic

Could Trump's effort to tackle the opioid crisis be overshadowed by his handling of COVID?