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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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Trump’s opioid crisis “national emergency”: What happened? »

Monday October 16, 2017 - 2:08:53 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

Little action has been taken in 2 months since Trump declared the opioid crisis an emergency; Trump must take legal steps to launch a nationwide fight against the drug problem, as states await emergency help

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JFK Hyannis Museum to Host Drug Forum »

Monday October 16, 2017 - 5:30:43 am | via CapeCod.com NewsCenter »

HYANNIS – The John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum will be hosting a symposium this morning regarding pain management, addiction, and the opioid epidemic in Massachusetts. The event will feature a panel of doctors from Harvard Medical School specializing in management and addiction to discuss the region’s…

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Narcan Training Scheduled at Cape Cod Community College »

Monday October 16, 2017 - 5:00:48 am | via CapeCod.com NewsCenter »

West Barnstable – A free Narcan training session is being offered at Cape Cod Community College next week. The event is designed to raise awareness of the staff, faculty and students of the Four C’s community. The goal is to help people recognize the symptoms of an overdose and learn how…

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Judge revokes bail for drug defendants »

Saturday October 14, 2017 - 2:33:47 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

FALMOUTH — Two men who were arrested Tuesday as part of a narcotics investigation in Falmouth are due back in court on Oct. 26 for a probable cause hearing, according to court documents.Police seized 58 grams of heroin, more than two pounds of marijuana and more than $10,000 in cash when…

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Drug overdoses on rise in three of Cape’s largest towns »

Saturday October 14, 2017 - 7:50:42 am | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

HYANNIS — The mood at Barnstable Police Headquarters was somber Monday morning.There had been four drug overdoses in Barnstable during the Columbus Day weekend.Two were fatal. Two of them occurred at the same house.One of the deaths happened about 24 hours after the victim had been revived…

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Plymouth Police Blotter - October 12, 2017 to October 13, 2017 »

Saturday October 14, 2017 - 4:56:18 am | via CapeCodToday Police Blotter »

Deck: Another busy day for Plymouth Police…Towns: PlymouthTopic: Police BlotterHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: Another busy day for Plymouth Police…Main Image: Thumbnail Image: Body:  Plymouth Police Department Media…

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Despite crackdown on dealers and users, drug overdoses on rise in three of Cape’s largest towns »

Friday October 13, 2017 - 8:38:42 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

HYANNIS — The mood at Barnstable Police Headquarters was somber Monday morning.There had been four drug overdoses in Barnstable during the Columbus Day weekend.Two were fatal. Two of them occurred at the same house.One of the deaths happened about 24 hours after the victim had been revived…

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Keating Calls for More Action During Testimony on Opioid Epidemic »

Friday October 13, 2017 - 4:59:41 am | via CapeCod.com NewsCenter »

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman William Keating, (9th District) said more needs to be done by legislators to battle the nation’s opioid epidemic while testifying Wednesday before the House Energy and Commerce Committee. Keating’s district includes four of the top five counties in the state by…

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LATEST STATS: Barnstable overdoses at 3 year high… »

Thursday October 12, 2017 - 6:02:33 pm | via Hyannis News »

HN PHOTO: Yarmouth first responders saved a man’s life this morning at about 1:00AM. In a statement, the YPD says they have responded to 104 overdoses thus far in 2017. This morning’s 31-year-old patient was the 87th time they saved the life of someone overdosing on heroin/Fentanyl in 2017.…

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Yarmouth Police respond to 87th heroin/fentanyl overdose of 2017 »

Thursday October 12, 2017 - 1:17:32 pm | via Cape Wide News »

YARMOUTH – Yarmouth Police revived their 87th heroin overdose victim of the year Thursday morning. A 31-year-old male was found overdosed and revived with Narcan by Yarmouth Police Officers and Yarmouth Firefighters and transported to Cape Cod Hospital, Police said that almost all heroin on…

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