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The New D.A.R.E Program Abandons All the Old Ways
You may recall President Ronald Reagan and Mrs. Reagan announcing the 'JUST SAY NO" Anti-Drug Campaign.  Well that campaign was geared towards tobacco, alcohol, and marijuana and as you well know; today's drug problem is far more volatile and serious with young people turning…
85-Year-Old Batavia Woman Busted for Selling Drugs
This is an unusual Western New York story involving an 85-year-old woman who was selling some of her personal prescription meds and sold to an undercover officer, according to WGRZ .com!
Eighty-five-year-old Laura Viehdeffer is facing 25 years in prison after being caught selling three of her Hy…
Doctors Now Have to Do This
New measures are in effect to try and curb the drug problem here in Western New York and the rest of the state. All prescriptions written in New York must now be transmitted electronically from the doctor to the pharmacy and so far over 60,000 are already signed up to e-prescribe...
By The Numbers: Western New York’s Heroin Epidemic
Alone, 23 people have died in the past two weeks.
It's no surprise that Buffalo has a major opioid problem right now around town. It's a problem that Erie County officials have been trying to seriously combat for some years now and unfortunately, the epidemic is becoming more and more wides…

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