Arizona AG Mark Brnovich announces funding to combat effects of opioid crisis

arizona news Has been updated: December 22, 2022 at 1:53 PM (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File) PHOENIX — Arizona Attorney General Mark Brunovich announced this week that his office has awarded nearly $4 million in grants to combat the effects of the opioid crisis. More than $1.7 million will be distributed across eight different programs in […]

Mohave County joins new settlement talks with opioid distributors | Local News Stories

Mojave County to join nationwide litigation settlement against distributors allegedly playing pivotal role in opioid crisis as negotiations begin in cases of Teva Pharmaceuticals, Allergan, CVS, Walgreens and Walmart is. The Mojave County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously agreed to join settlement talks with the companies as part of a potential settlement package totaling […]

Graham County Substance Abuse Coalition receives $250,000 grant to fight the opioid crisis

JOHN JOHNSON FILE PHOTO/GIRA HERALD: GCSAC Director Cathy Grimes (right) explains how meeting a seated Marge Shade helped shape the House of Hope Prevention & Resource Center during the dedication ceremony. I’m talking about how we connected. The Coalition was awarded a $250,000 grant on Thursday. John Johnson john johnson Phoenix – The Graham […]

More opioid awareness planned for Cochise County

Cochise County, Arizona (KGUN) — The Cochise County Sheriff’s Office is preparing for its expansion. Efforts in Opioid Education. CCSO received a $250,000 grant from the Arizona Attorney General’s Office. This is money obtained through a settlement between the state and her four drug distributors. Sheriff Mark Dunnells has fentanyl, heroin and other drug-related deathsit […]