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Seattle Police Alarmed By Multiple Heroin OD Reports

Alarmed by the number of heroin overdoses they’re seeing, Seattle police are reminding the public about a Washington state law designed to curb overdose deaths.


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WSU Working On Overdose-Preventing Nasal Spray

A nasal spray that can counter the effects of heroin or prescription pain pill overdoses could become available at Washington State University this fall.


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Police: Burglary Victim Gives Drunk Suspect A Glass Of Water

Victim was home alone when he found intoxicated man rummaging through bedroom.


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Local Man Overdoses, Dies At Gorge’s Paradiso Festival

One man died and dozens of people were treated after overdosing on a mixture of drugs at a weekend music festival at the Gorge Amphitheatre in central Washington, authorities said.

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King County WA Warns of Rise in Heroin Deaths

King County health officials have alerted the public to what they call an unusual increase in heroin overdose deaths, possibly because of increased potency or a mixture with other substances.