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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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West Yarmouth man indicted on drug charges »

Wednesday June 13, 2018 - 3:21:56 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

BARNSTABLE — A West Yarmouth man arrested last week after a predawn police search of his home was indicted on drug charges Wednesday by a Barnstable County grand jury.Rodney Ferguson, 43, was indicted on charges of trafficking heroin and a subsequent offense of possession with intent to distribute…

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Massachusetts Sues Opioid Maker, Executives Over Drug Crisis »

Wednesday June 13, 2018 - 12:21:45 pm | via CapeCod.com NewsCenter »

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts is suing the maker of OxyContin over the deadly opioid crisis and is the first state to also target company executives. Attorney General Maura Healey on Tuesday announced the lawsuit against Purdue Pharma and 16 current and former executives and board members, including…

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Disturbing trends »

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

A new study has revealed that so-called “deaths of despair” are on the rise across the country, including here in the commonwealth. Such deaths are almost universally linked to suicide and overdose-related incidents, suggesting that we as a society continue to fail an increasingly desperate…

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WAKEY-WAKEY: Nighttime “No-Knock” drug raid in West Yarmouth… »

Friday June 08, 2018 - 11:22:56 pm | via Hyannis News »

The following is the actual YPD press statement: MAJOR DRUG RAID IN YARMOUTH   The Massachusetts State Police/Cape Cod Task Force initiated a several month investigation into the distribution of Heroin and Cocaine by Rodney Ferguson at 40 Salt Marsh … Continue reading →

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2 arrested after West Yarmouth drug raid »

Friday June 08, 2018 - 1:49:14 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

Search of residence nets heroin, cocaine and cash, police say.

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YPD reports major drug raid in Yarmouth »

Friday June 08, 2018 - 12:17:50 pm | via Cape Wide News »

YARMOUTH – The Massachusetts State Police/Cape Cod Task Force initiated a several month investigation into the distribution of Heroin and Cocaine by 43-year-old Rodney Ferguson at 40 Salt Marsh Lane, West Yarmouth, MA. As a result of the investigation, the Massachusetts State Police were issued…

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Man charged with hiding heroin in shorts »

Wednesday June 06, 2018 - 7:56:13 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

FALMOUTH — A 29-year-old Billerica man pleaded not guilty Tuesday in Falmouth District Court to charges he hid heroin in his shorts while being held at the Barnstable County Sheriff’s Office pending arraignment in Orleans District Court on unrelated charges.Officers allegedly found…

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Framingham joins list of communities suing opioid industry »

Wednesday June 06, 2018 - 4:42:37 pm | via Wicked Local Cape Cod »

 In the latest twist to the opioid crisis, the city of Framingham plans to take drug manufacturers and distributors to state court, hiring an international law firm and seeking to hold companies accountable for the damage and rising costs that prescription painkillers are inflicting on that city.The…

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MBL Announces 2018 ‘Friday Evening Lecture Series’ at Woods Hole »

Sunday June 03, 2018 - 5:00:50 am | via CapeCod.com NewsCenter »

FALMOUTH-  The Marine Biological Laboratory is has announced the return of their ‘Friday Evening Lecture Series’ geared for a diverse and engaged audience and appeal to scientists and non-scientists alike. This year’s lineup of speakers will explore subjects such as the historical origins…

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Gun violence: The epidemic we aren’t studying »

Friday June 01, 2018 - 4:01:00 am | via Cape Cod Times Opinion »

“Epidemic” continues to be a common catch word for headlines. Apparently we have lots of epidemics; the flu, HIV, opioid, Zika, gun violence, etc. We spend a lot of tax money investigating and containing epidemics. ... Oh ... all except for that last one: gun violence.Why is that? In 1996…

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