opioid-epidemic

Gov. Wolf asks lawmakers to make an early return to Harrisburg, extend opioid declaration

BY: - August 2, 2021

Gov. Tom Wolf asks Pennsylvania lawmakers to extend the opioid disaster declaration by Aug. 26.

With a rise in overdose deaths, how is Pa. combating the opioid epidemic?

BY: - July 27, 2021

Preliminary data from the state Department of Health show a 14 percent increase in overdose deaths in 2020, compared to 4,458 deaths the year before.