Billerica police target OxyContin abuse
Lowell Sun – Sep 22 8:35 AM
BILLERICA — Though wary of hyping OxyContin abuse as another epidemic, Billerica police say the potent painkiller has been so prevalent in town that strengthened efforts must be made to curb illegal use of the drug.
Patients and staff celebrate drug treatment successes
The Burlington Free Press – Sep 15 2:55 AM
BRADFORD — Suzie Dailey hugged several counselors as they gathered under a striped tent outside Valley Vista, the drug treatment center where Dailey spent 73 days last winter.
Medical fallout from crank use ranges from frayed nerves to nasty cases of ‘meth mouth’
Napa Valley Register – Sep 25 11:30 AM
Chronic meth users are playing a game of Russian Roulette, exposing themselves to all types of psychological and medical ailments.
Vallejo Times Herald – Home
The Vallejo Times-Herald – Sep 24 9:31 AM
Found guilty of violating his probation on a Sacramento County drug conviction, former Fairfield City Councilman John English on Friday received two consecutive 90-day jail sentences and was ordered to participate in a Sacramento County Jail drug rehabilitation program.