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September 4, 2015

 

Connersville

Connersville Depicts The Tough Road To Defeating Drug Abuse

Connersville recently started a multi-state collaboration to address drug abuse, much like the statewide task force the governor is creating.

September 3, 2015

 

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Rural Areas Look To Task Force To Address Heroin Problem

Rural areas often have the most difficult time addressing drug problems because of a lack of resources.

September 2, 2015

 

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Sen. Donnelly Authors Federal Drug Task Force Bill

The federal task force could work with Governor Mike Pence's state-level task force to address the heroin crisis.

September 1, 2015

 

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Gov. Pence Announces Multi-Agency Drug Task Force

The new task force will travel the state to gather testimony from local experts and families affected by Indiana's growing drug epidemic.

July 8, 2015

 

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Heroin Use Increasing Among Most Groups, CDC Report Finds

Parts of Indiana have witnessed an increasing number of heroin overdoses in recent months.

May 12, 2015

 

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Howard County Police Say Heroin Overdoses Are Unusually High

Howard County Coroner Jay Price says heroin overdoses have killed 11 individuals so far this year. Pending toxicology tests could raise that number to 17.

May 12, 2015

 

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Morning Headline Roundup: Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Kokomo reports a high number of heroin overdoses; the NFL suspends quarterback Tom Brady in connection to "Deflategate." Read more in our morning roundup.

April 29, 2015

 

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Sen. Donnelly Bill Would Train Police To Handle Drug Abuse

Senator Joe Donnelly's legislation would establish a task force to develop procedures on how police and first responders should handle overdoses.

December 5, 2014

 

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Drug Task Force In Connersville Makes 24 Arrests

Task Force Connersville began operating Nov. 4 – it includes Connersville and Indiana State Police.

November 7, 2014

 

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Sen. Donnelly Addresses Heroin Overdoses In Connersville

The number of heroin overdoses in Connersville continues to rise, as police reported this week the city’s 36th overdose on the drug in just two months.

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