Wisconsin Opioid Overdoses More Than Double During COVID-19 PandemicThere have been more than twice as many suspected opioid overdoses in Wisconsin during the coronavirus pandemic than during the same period last year, which likely can be attributed at least partially to the added stress and isolation many are feeling, health officials said Wednesday.
Sheriff: 3 Men Overdose On Counterfeit Opioid Pills In Mankato Apt., 1 DiesOfficials in Blue Earth County say three men overdosed on counterfeit opioid pills in a Mankato apartment. One of those men did not survive.
Edina Police: Man Arrested In Connection To Opioid OverdoseAuthorities in Edina say a man was arrested Tuesday in connection to an opioid overdose.
Opioid Overodose & PreventionMinnesota lawmakers Chris Eaton and Dave Baker have both lost family members to opioid overdoses.
St. Paul Police Officers Trained To Use Overdose Reversing DrugOn Thursday, St. Paul Police Department became the latest law enforcement agency to train in the field using the drug that reverses an opioid overdose.
Talking Points: Prince’s Death & The Opioid EpidemicThis Friday marks the one-year anniversary of the death of Prince from an accidental overdose of the opioid fentanyl.