After decades of the War on Drug and it's related Chicken Little rantings, we now have a real pathology going on with this opiate and heroin problem.
However, there are two groups in town. Those who have been touched by the problem and those who haven't and think it's just more carrying on from the advocacy groups.
The media needs to run every heroin death as a news story. It's too hard for people to draw the conclusions from seeing numbers like 25, or 28 in the obits.
Watertown Daily Times | Assembly bills seek to prevent heroin overdoses, improve access to opioid abuse data