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November 24, 2021

Convenient store workers save customers from overdoses

NaloxBox program putting narcan in public places
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November 11, 2021

Hope United to host ‘Evening of Remembrance’ Candlelight Service

COVENTRY — Hope United, in conjunction with its support group The Well, will present its fifth annual “Evening of Remembrance” Candlelight Service Dec. 1 at 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Compass North Church, located at 2268 S. Arlington Road.
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October 26, 2021

‘Hillbilly Elegy’ author J.D. Vance speaks on Ohio Senate run

(WKBN) – A candidate running in next year’s U.S. Senate race stopped in the Valley, speaking to WKBN. J.D. Vance is one of 13 Republicans looking to take over for Rob Portman.
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September 20, 2021

Recovery

Second Annual Recovery Walk held Saturday
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September 1, 2021

Health officials say many resources available for anyone battling addiction in Summit County

What You Need To Know: The top drugs abused in Summit County are fentanyl, methamphetamine and cocaine, officials say. Nearly 35 locations drug-drop off locations in Summit County for incineration or disposal bag pick-up. Summit County spent $2 million from opioid litigation settlement on ER programs aimed at treating overdoses. The county allocated $500,000 to establish the Opiate Small Grant Program fund supporting nonprofits working with addicts
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August 26, 2021

Dreamland revisited: County featured in bestselling opioid crisis book lone holdout in settlement

Scioto County featured prominently in the story of the opioid addiction epidemic that has devastated hundreds of cities and towns across the United States.
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July 31, 2021

Townships vote on opioid settlement

All 17 townships throughout Medina County met in executive session Thursday night to vote on their involvement in a statewide opioid settlement.
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July 27, 2021

Townships to discuss opioid settlement

MEDINA — A joint meeting of all Medina County townships Thursday will center on what comes next in local procurement of opioid epidemic settlement funds.
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