Group Seeks Funds for Methadone Clinic

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A spike in heroin use in Josephine County is pushing citizens to jump-start a methadone clinic. Securing our Safety, a group dedicated to find funding solutions in the county,  sent a letter to the “Joint Ways and Means Committee” asking for $800,000. The group came up with this figure after talking … Continue reading »

Heroin Use Rising in Josephine County

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. — Heroin use is increasing in Josephine County and it doesn’t help that one of the resources available to help these addicts, a methadone clinic in Grants Pass, was shut down five years ago. Sources say reopening the methadone clinic for those who suffer from heroin and other drug addictions is a … Continue reading »