Heroin Task Force http://wuky.org en Heroin Bill Moves Swiftly Through Senate http://wuky.org/post/heroin-bill-moves-swiftly-through-senate <p>A bill aimed at curbing the rise of heroin use in the state sailed through the Senate Thursday.&nbsp; Thu, 16 Jan 2014 20:25:18 +0000 Josh James 43294 at http://wuky.org Heroin Bill Moves Swiftly Through Senate Lexington Assembles Task Force To Deal With Heroin http://wuky.org/post/lexington-assembles-task-force-deal-heroin <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">LEXINGTON, Ky. -- There have been 28 heroin overdoses in Lexington so far this year - six more than all of 2012 and more than five times the number two years ago.</span><span class="entry-content">&nbsp; Those figures have prompted officials in Lexington to form a task force to deal with a spike in heroin overdoses in the city.</span></p><p></p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 17:08:30 +0000 Associated Press 34395 at http://wuky.org Lexington Assembles Task Force To Deal With Heroin