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July 14, 2018
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AgweekTV: Dicamba Damage in 2018
July 14, 2018 - 8:30am
May 15, 2018
North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem announces the filing of a lawsuit against Purdue Pharma and their role in the opiod crisis on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, during a press conference at First Step Recovery in south Fargo. David Samson / Forum News Service
Attorney General Stenehjem files suit against leading opioid manufacturer
May 15, 2018 - 6:22pm
March 3, 2018
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AgweekTV: Fighting Rural Opioid Abuse
March 3, 2018 - 8:30am
January 4, 2018
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Farm Bureau, Farmers Union team up to confront rural opioid addiction
January 4, 2018 - 1:08pm
November 20, 2017
Several counterfeit Percocet pills seized by authorities in Georgia; agents said the pills actually contain fentanyl analogs. Handout courtesy of Georgia Bureau of Investigation
Counterfeit opioid pills are tricking users - sometimes with lethal results
November 20, 2017 - 8:23am
August 15, 2017
Art Gutierrez injects a dose of heroin. He recently watched a friend die after taking a lethal dose of fentanyl.  Washington Post photo by Salwan Georges
Thousands of urban overdose deaths linked to shocking increase of fentanyl in drug supply
August 15, 2017 - 8:30pm
June 16, 2017
S.D. Attorney General Marty Jackley speaks in this Daily Republic file photo.
SD drug overdoses climb 59 percent in three years
June 16, 2017 - 8:40pm
June 13, 2017
U.S. Attorney Chris Myers
U.S. attorney: Prosecution of opioid cases soars in North Dakota
June 13, 2017 - 9:35pm
May 5, 2017
Mark Schaefer, clinic manager of Community Medical Services in Minot, N.D., the state's first methadone clinic, is pictured Thursday, March 16, 2017. About 40 percent of clients there use a state-funded vouncher program, which would receive less funding under a legislative proposal. Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Service
ND extends state-funded vouchers for access to substance treatment
May 5, 2017 - 3:20pm
April 28, 2017
A gurney is rolled into a four-plex apartment building after ambulances left the scene Thursday, April 27, 2017, in front of 612 6th Street East, West Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Fentanyl suspected in West Fargo 19-year-old's death, drug so powerful it was cleaned up with hazmat suits
April 28, 2017 - 8:36pm
August 25, 2016
Attorney General for the State of Illinois Lisa Madigan testifies before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on protecting consumer information in Washington February 5, 2014.    REUTERS/Gary Cameron
Illinois attorney general sues drug company over fentanyl drug marketing
August 25, 2016 - 4:53pm
August 22, 2016
U.S. musician Prince performs at the Hop Farm Festival near Paddock Wood, southern England in this filew photo dated July 3, 2011. REUTERS/Olivia Harris/File Photoplay button
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
August 22, 2016 - 2:24pm
August 13, 2016
Meth on the rise
August 13, 2016 - 3:56pm
August 11, 2016
U.S. Attorney Chris Myers speaks during the Eyes Wide Open forum on the growing opiate abuse crisis on Thursday, May 5, 2016, at West Fargo High School. Rick Abbott / Forum News Service
Federal prosecutor urging local clergy to speak out against opioids
August 11, 2016 - 9:24pm
July 24, 2016
Obama signs opioid addiction bill into law
July 24, 2016 - 12:15am
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