News Articles

These news stories feature work in our communities to combat the opioid crisis. These articles show some of the ways we work in partnership and also highlight our Changemakers. 

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Intersection of historical trauma and Adverse Childhood Experiences in Indigenous communities

12/15/2020: University of Minnesota Extension news story, 'Intersection of historical trauma and Adverse Childhood Experiences in Indigenous communities.'

What does 'success' mean in the fight against opioid abuse?

8/10/2020: University of Minnesota Extension featured news story, 'What does 'success' mean in the fight against opioid abuse?'

Facing COVID-19, Aurora yoga studio moves online

4/1/20: Mesabi Daily News article written by Changemaker Leah Ryan, featuring Changemaker Jenna Dickinson, 'Facing COVID-19, Aurora yoga studio moves online'

Combating the Opioid Crisis: Duluth Campus and College of Pharmacy Team-Up for Interprofessional Naloxone Training Workshop

1/24/20: University of Minnesota Medical School story, 'Combating the Opioid Crisis: Duluth Campus and College of Pharmacy Team-Up for Interprofessional Naloxone Training Workshop'

Naloxone kits distributed to Duluth medical, pharmacy students

1/23/20: Duluth News Tribune story, 'Naloxone kits distributed to Duluth medical, pharmacy students'

Grant helps Duluth agencies fight opioid addiction through candles and jewelry

12/7/19: Duluth News Tribune story, 'Grant helps Duluth agencies fight opioid addiction through candles and jewelry'

Pharmacies in Carlton County dispensed the second-highest rate of naloxone in state

9/5/19: Duluth News Tribune story, ‘Pharmacies in Carlton County dispensed the second-highest rate of naloxone in state'

Substance abuse changemakers: community volunteers needed

6/6/19: Northern Community Radio news story, 'Substance abuse changemakers: community volunteers needed'

Close to home: Drug use in your community

4/25/19: Northern Community Radio news story, 'Close to home: Drug use in your community'

$1.5 million in grants target opioids in rural northern Minnesota

2/14/19: Duluth News Tribune story, '$1.5 million in grants target opioids in rural northern Minnesota.’

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