DSHS Chief: Legislature to Blame for Lack of Drug Treatment Funding

DSHS Chief: Legislature to blame for lack of drug treatment funding
The top human services official in the state, Sec. of DSHS, Kevin Quigley, authored a string of emails Thursday to defend his agency and put the blame squarely on the legislature for failing to adequately fund outpatient and detox drug treatment for …
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Credit-card case leads to heroin arrest
After police handcuffed Lopes, they found a plastic bag with two needles, a cooking spoon with residue on it, and a Q-Tip — “items commonly used to cook dope,” the police report reads. Police also found a brown powder, believed to be heroin. At the …
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Local drug treatment options lacking for youth
It was not until she followed up on a tip to hire what is known as an interventionist that Mortensen finally was directed to drug rehabilitation centers outside the area, and her son began receiving the help he needed. Her son is now 21, living in …
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