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Your Voice MOV: Finding Community Solutions To The Opioid Crisis

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“One of the medics takes a drill out of his bag and turns it on. It whirs like a dental drill as he pushes it into the man’s shin bone, trying to create a more direct path for the naloxone to enter the bloodstream.” That’s an excerpt from the Pulitzer-Prize winning narrative, “Seven Days of Heroin,” published… Read More

WOUB Participating In News Collaborative Looking To Address Mid-Ohio Valley Opioid Crisis

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More than 300 people were killed by drug overdoses in the Marietta-Parkersburg area in the last four years, contributing to a crisis ravaging the Ohio valley. As journalists who try to bring you meaningful news that helps create better communities, we’re troubled that our reporting has not resulted in widespread public mobilization for solutions to… Read More