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West Virginia Settles Lawsuit With Drug Distributor for $37 Million

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A major drug company has agreed to settle a lawsuit accusing it of contributing to the opioid epidemic in one of the Ohio Valley’s hardest hit states. And officials there believe it’s the largest settlement against a single pharmaceutical distributor. The McKesson Corporation agreed to pay $37 million to settle a 2016 lawsuit filed by… Read More

Down Home and Rowdy Next Up for Poetry Series at Dairy Barn Arts Center

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The Dairy Barn Arts Center is pleased to welcome internationally lauded poets to its poetry series “Spoken & Heard, Poetry of Departure and Relevance;” curated by Athens Poet Laureate Kari Gunter-Seymour, Thursday evening, May 9, 2019, at 6 p.m. in the Sauber Gallery. Featured will be West Virginia poets Ron Houchin and A. E. Stringer…. Read More