OPIOIDS

HOLYOKE — A Wednesday afternoon traffic stop on Forestdale Avenue led to the recovery of a significant amount of heroin and cocaine as well as the...

HOLYOKE — For 11 years, Donald Abrahamson dealt with the chronic pain that came from breaking his neck by taking the oxycodone his doctor...

Holyoke mayor’s brother dies of overdose

2/26/20

HOLYOKE — On Monday, Mayor Alex Morse and his family got the devastating call that too many in the region have also received: They had lost a loved...

On a Saturday morning in July, Pedro Alvarez distributes latex gloves, red sharps containers and gadgets with mechanical claws to six people...

On a Saturday morning in July, Pedro Alvarez distributes latex gloves, red sharps containers and gadgets with mechanical claws to six people...

Sheryl and David Holmes took drastic steps when they realized their son Caleb was in trouble with opioids. They removed his bedroom door from its...

AMHERST — Adam “didn’t grow up wanting to be a heroin addict,” he told a room full of community leaders Friday morning.Although a “series of bad...

AMHERST — The opioid crisis in western Massachusetts continues to grow, fueled by a range of factors including an increase in fentanyl in the...

AMHERST — Although deaths from opioid overdoses appear to be receding statewide, health experts say the problem continues to worsen in western...

GREENFIELD — The Franklin County House of Correction has secured a federal license to administer methadone — a drug used to combat opioid addiction...

AMHERST — Two researchers from the University of Massachusetts were awarded a $10 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to pilot a...

SOUTH HADLEY — In recognition of almost 15 years working to prevent youth substance abuse in South Hadley, Karen Walsh Pio, coordinator of the...

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