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Below are the latest news articles mentioning heroin, 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 overdoses, opioid addiction and the use of Narcan on Cape Cod.

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Video shows Bourne Police saving OD victim in station lot »

Tuesday October 31, 2017 - 12:05:59 am | via Cape Wide News »

BOURNE – On Saturday, October 28th, a car pulled into the police parking lot around 11:39 PM. Officers, who were ending their shift, immediately identified that an unresponsive occupant of the vehicle was suffering a medical emergency, later determined to be the result of an overdose on heroin.…

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Hyannis woman pleads guilty in Nauti-Block case »

Monday October 30, 2017 - 10:32:53 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

BOSTON — The last of 19 defendants in the case against the Nauti-Block street gang pleaded guilty to drug charges Monday in federal court, according to a statement from the U.S. attorney’s office.Bethanne Hutchings, 51, of Hyannis, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to one count of conspiracy…

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Bourne Officers Save Heroin OD Victim in Police Parking Lot »

Monday October 30, 2017 - 1:38:01 pm | via Police and Fire News »

Deck: See dramatic surveillance videoTowns: BourneTopic: Police and Fire NewsHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: See dramatic surveillance video..Main Image: Main Image Credit: Bourne Police security footage as officers struggle to save…

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Massachusetts rally aims to destigmatize opioid addiction »

Saturday October 28, 2017 - 10:17:28 am | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

WRENTHAM — Recovering addicts, first responders and others are rallying this weekend in support of those who are fighting the opioid scourge.Organizers say Saturday morning’s event on the town common in Wrentham is intended to extend tolerance and compassion to those touched by the crisis.Survivors,…

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Substance Use Prevention Will Be Subject of Harwich Meeting »

Saturday October 28, 2017 - 5:00:52 am | via CapeCod.com NewsCenter »

HARWICH – The Harwich Democratic Town Committee will address substance use prevention at its November 4th meeting.  Guest speakers will be substance use counselor Sheila House, Substance use prevention specialist Kim Slade, and Melisa Janiszewski, an Opioid Abuse prevention specialist. …

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Judge orders $100K bail in Bourne drug case »

Thursday October 26, 2017 - 9:12:54 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

FALMOUTH — A 29-year-old Taunton man and a 29-year-old Fall River woman are each being held on a $100,000 bail after being charged with distribution of heroin and conspiracy to violate drug law in connection with their arrests Tuesday in Buzzards Bay.Andrew Chaves and Kyla Whalley pleaded…

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Judge orders $100K in Bourne drug case »

Thursday October 26, 2017 - 8:45:34 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

FALMOUTH — A 29-year-old Taunton man and a 29-year-old Fall River woman are each being held on a $100,000 bail after being charged with distribution of heroin and conspiracy to violate drug law in connection with their arrests Tuesday in Buzzards Bay.Andrew Chaves and Kyla Whalley pleaded…

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Baker Calls for Further Opioid Action »

Thursday October 26, 2017 - 5:03:26 pm | via CapeCod.com NewsCenter »

BOSTON (AP) — A member of President Donald Trump’s special commission on opioid abuse is calling on the White House and Congress to fully fund the panel’s recommendations. Massachusetts Republican Gov. Charlie Baker said the president’s declaration of a public health emergency on…

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Trump declares opioids a public health emergency »

Thursday October 26, 2017 - 4:11:49 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

WASHINGTON (AP) — In ringing terms, President Donald Trump on Thursday declared the opioid crisis a nationwide public health emergency — a step that won’t bring new dollars to fight a scourge that kills nearly 100 Americans a day but will expand access to medical services in rural areas,…

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Officials say Trump’s opioid emergency won’t mean new money »

Thursday October 26, 2017 - 2:30:00 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

President Donald Trump’s plan to declare the opioid crisis a nationwide public health emergency won’t bring new dollars to fight a scourge that kills more than 100 Americans each day, but will expand access to medical services in rural areas and shift some federal HIV money to help addicts,…

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