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Kentucky sees 22% jump in overdose deaths, pandemic cited

New numbers cover only first months of pandemic

Danville drug dealer sentenced to 27-years in prison

Federal prosecutors say Carl Bartleson, Jr., dealt heroin, fentanyl and acrylfentanyl linked to overdose deaths in Boyle County.

Physician convicted of improper prescribing gets 4 years

Roy D. Reynolds was sentenced to four years for illegal distribution of opiods and other controlled substances.

Drug touted as painkiller alternative found in city deaths

Coroner says gabapentin was found in 93 of Jefferson County's 407 fatal 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.

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Bedding business donating proceeds to help homeless agency

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