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Below are the latest news articles mentioning heroin, fentanyl, Narcan, opioid or overdose from all the local Cape Cod news sources. Most of these stories should be related to recent heroin related arrests, heroin or fentanyl overdoses, opioid addiction and the use of Narcan on Cape Cod.

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DeMacedo is a leader on addressing opioids »

Wednesday October 10, 2018 - 4:01:00 am | via Cape Cod Times Opinion »

I write to commend the work of state Sen. Vinny deMacedo, R-Plymouth/Barnstable.Last year, my nephew Stephen lost his life to an overdose after a long battle. The family had committed him to a substance abuse facility for 90 days, but he was released after about two weeks, unbeknownst to us, and purchased…

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Cusack offers unique experience to Cape »

Wednesday October 10, 2018 - 4:01:00 am | via Cape Cod Times Opinion »

Our Cape is a great place to live and work, attracting visitors from all over the world. We are home to fantastic beaches, authors, artists, theaters, wonderful health care, great schools, world-leading ocean scientists, wildlife sanctuaries and more.We face many of the problems as other places, including…

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Man charged with OUI drugs, third offense, after Sandwich arrest »

Thursday October 04, 2018 - 9:52:39 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

BARNSTABLE — A 40-year-old East Wareham man pleaded not guilty Thursday in Barnstable District Court to charges of driving under the influence of drugs, third offense, and heroin possession.Gregory E. Morrison also was arraigned on charges of negligent operation of a motor vehicle, failure…

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Plymouth Agencies Getting Federal Funding for Opioid Fight »

Thursday October 04, 2018 - 8:01:28 am | via NewsCenter »

  PLYMOUTH – The U.S. Department of Justice is awarding over 8.4 million dollars across the state. The money is going to twelve agencies including the Plymouth District Attorney’s Office. The Plymouth DA is getting $541,300 to fight the opioid epidemic. Also receiving funding is Plymouth…

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12 Mass Programs Awarded over $8.4 Million to Combat Opioid Crisis »

Wednesday October 03, 2018 - 4:30:48 pm | via Police and Fire News »

Deck: Plymouth County Outreach receives $496,650…Towns: PlymouthTopic: Police and Fire NewsHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: Plymouth County Outreach receives $496,650…Main Image: Thumbnail Image: Body:  BOSTON –…

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Grand jury indicts Centerville man on drug charges »

Friday September 28, 2018 - 8:54:23 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

BARNSTABLE — A Centerville man was indicted Friday on drug trafficking charges related to a traffic stop in Yarmouth.A Barnstable County grand jury indicted Nicholas Hubbard, 37, on charges of trafficking between 100 and 200 grams of heroin and possession to distribute cocaine, according…

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Falmouth man sentenced in drug case »

Thursday September 27, 2018 - 10:57:50 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

Heroin, cocaine charges result in 2- to 3-year term.

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Education may be key to breaking opioids’ grip »

Tuesday September 25, 2018 - 4:01:00 am | via Cape Cod Times Opinion »

Considering all the factors contributing to the overwhelming disease of opioids, as so eloquently put forth by Ronald Beaty, religion may be the answer for some, but not all - there are other avenues to explore (“Only faith-based means can end opioid scourge,” Letters, Sept. 14).I belong…

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Are agnostic addicts doomed to ruination? »

Thursday September 20, 2018 - 4:01:00 am | via Cape Cod Times Opinion »

Ron Beaty’s Sept. 14 letter, “Only faith-based means can end opioid scourge,” acknowledges that the opioid epidemic stretches across ethnicities and socio-economic strata. Surely then, the epidemic extends to those of differing religious beliefs.How effective is the faith-based treatment…

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Plymouth Police Blotter - 09/14/18 to 09/17/18 »

Monday September 17, 2018 - 9:44:54 am | via CapeCodToday Police Blotter »

Deck: Active weekend in Plymouth…Towns: PlymouthTopic: Police BlotterHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: Active weekend in Plymouth…Main Image: Thumbnail Image: Body:  Plymouth Police Department Media Log Page: 1 Dispatch…

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