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Seven-county area sees rash of ‘Smurf Dope’ overdoses

Five overdoses in a few days spark alarm.

Man revived by Narcan briefly escapes from police at UK Hospital

Lexington Police say 36-year old Justin Hogge was found unresponsive in a car, ran from police while being taken into the ER at UK Hospital.

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department hosting Narcan training

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is hosting a free community training class on Narcan and will provide a free Narcan kit to those who attend.

Health department offering free overdose-reversing kits

The health department is hosting a free community training on overdose-reversing medication.

Man accused of running from deputies, trying to hit them with car

Deputies with the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office say they arrested a man at his home Tuesday, who ran from officers on Monday.

Three inmates overdose in Madison County Detention Center

The jailer says the three women became unconscious while waiting in the intake area.

Health Department offering free narcan kits

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is partnering with a Lexington church to host a free community training on naloxone.

Report: Singer Demi Lovato hospitalized for apparent overdose

Paramedics used Narcan on the singer, according to TMZ.

Couple charged after baby is revived with Narcan

A Lawrenceburg couple was indicted last week for “allowing” their infant child to ingest Oxycodone, according to documents on file in Anderson Circuit Court.

Health department teaches people to administer overdose-reversing drug

The health department in Lexington held a class Monday to teach people how to administer the overdose-reversing drug, Narcan.

Doctor receives grant, supplies county with overdose-reversing drug

Recently, Dr. John McDaniel was given nearly $70,000 worth of Narcan nasal spray to help fight the local opioid crisis.

Health department offering free Narcan kits in community class

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is hosting a free community training on naloxone, which will include providing free kits containing the overdose-reversing medication.

High demand prompts health department to hold more Narcan classes

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department says it gave out 144 naloxone kits Tuesday at its first class on the overdose-reversing medication.

Free Narcan kits offered in community class Jan 23rd

Health department to hold free naloxone training Jan 23rd.

Health department to offer free Narcan kits

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is going to start offering free Narcan kits as part of its needle-exchange program, according to the health department.

360 doses of Narcan to be distributed in Appalachia

Governor Bevin says additional first responders in Kentucky are receiving doses of Narcan to help fight drug overdoses.

First responders in Kentucky to receive doses of Narcan

Gov. Matt Bevin says first responders in parts of Kentucky are receiving doses of Narcan to help fight drug overdoses.

Emergency service worker assaulted in Mt. Sterling

Mt. Sterling Police say an emergency service worker was assaulted while responding to an accident Friday morning.

Winchester forum to discuss overdoses, Narcan training

The Clark County Agency for Substance Abuse Policy will be holding a community forum Thursday evening to discuss overdose prevention.

Deputy uses Narcan to save woman from drug overdose

A Franklin County Sheriff Deputy uses Narcan to save a female overdosing from heroin.

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Madison County pushes back start of school; will begin virtually

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Lexington woman questions her positive coronavirus test

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Application deadline set for FCPS Virtual Learning Academy

FCPS students who want to commit to a full semester of online learning only, must apply by noon, Tuesday, August 18.

4 injured in house explosion in Brandenburg, cause investigated

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