Throughout the 2016 year, you've heard the staggering reports on heroin and opioid overdoses and deaths. Washtenaw County is no exception. Here's a look back, and look ahead, at dealing with the problem here at home.
WEMU's David Fair reports on the opioid problem that has affected Washtenaw County in 2016.
Drug overdose deaths in Washtenaw County declined last year, according to county health department officials. The survey also uncovered a disturbing trend--the drug fentanyl is being found in more overdose cases than in previous years.