Opioid crisis hits Mohave County hard

Published on Mar 29, 2018   For the past month, Arizona's Family has reported on every angle of the state's opioid crisis. Chief investigative reporter Morgan Loew shows us how drug abuse is devastating one of Arizona's rural counties. A place where prescription pills outnumber people -- and police are doubling as paramedics.

ER Opioid Overdoses Visits Up 30 Percent

Published on Mar 11, 2018   (6 Mar 2018) Emergency rooms saw a big jump in overdoses from opioids last year — the latest evidence the nation's drug crisis is getting worse. A government report released Tuesday shows overdoses from opioids increased 30 percent late last summer, compared to the same three-month period in 2016.  

Opioid Nation: An American Epidemic

Published on Apr 5, 2018