Overdose

NewsWritten by Allison Gallagher on July 15, 2019When rapper Lil Peep tragically passed away in late 2017 at the age of 21, he left a trove of unreleased music behind. A posthumous album, Come Over When You’re Sober Pt. 2, was released last year, and now...

July, 2019 In the process of posting breaking news on The Valley Patriot Facebook and Twitter pages we often encounter reader comments that evoke serious emotion, discussion, and debate. Earlier this month, we posted a story of the Lawrence Fire Dept. searching for a reported overdose...

Fort Wayne police are seeing a surge in methamphetamine use, backed by statistics showing meth seizures are on pace to exceed last year's record levels. “We're just seeing the market is just flooded with meth at this time,”...

Due to soaring rates of oxycodone addiction and fentanyl overdoses, in recent years a spotlight has been shone on opiates. These are less a novel phenomena than the new expression of a familiar friend and foe.Milk of Paradise is the ambitious and wide-ranging story of...