Finding Stacia: A story of addiction and survival

Part III: A breath of new life   This is the third in a series about Stacia Nepper, the new deputy director for Partnership Carson City. She hopes her story of overcoming addiction will inspire others to seek help. Reach her or find additional resources at pcccarson.org.   By Teri Vance   In the chaos [...]

2020-01-17T11:34:57-08:00January 17th, 2020|Adult Health, Community, Events, Front Page News, Health, Meth, News|

Finding Stacia: A story of addiction and survival

Part II: Evaporating into the "meth cloud"   This is the second in a series about Stacia Nepper, the new deputy director for Partnership Carson City. She hopes her story of overcoming addiction will inspire others to seek help. Reach her or find additional resources at pcccarson.org.   By Teri Vance   Once the funeral [...]

Drug Round-up

Help protect each other and our water supply by properly disposing of your unused or expired medicine. This includes prescription drugs, over-the-counter products, prescription liquids, pet medications and syringes. Bring syringes in a sealed, hard container; pills should be brought in a bottle or plastic bag. Stop by either of the Save Mart Supermarkets, Smith's [...]

2019-09-10T15:59:45-07:00October 19th, 2019||

Let’s Talk More About It at the National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit

Reported Law Enforcement Encounters Testing Positive for Fentanyl Increase Across US The number of states reporting large numbers of fentanyl encounters substantially increased from 2014 to 2015, with 8 states reporting more than 500 encounters in 2015 compared to 2 states in 2014 and 0 states in 2013. Data indicates: The number of fentanyl encounters [...]

2017-02-01T14:29:28-08:00April 17th, 2017||

Let’s Talk More About It at the National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit

Reported Law Enforcement Encounters Testing Positive for Fentanyl Increase Across US The number of states reporting large numbers of fentanyl encounters substantially increased from 2014 to 2015, with 8 states reporting more than 500 encounters in 2015 compared to 2 states in 2014 and 0 states in 2013. Data indicates: The number of fentanyl encounters [...]

2017-02-01T14:29:28-08:00April 17th, 2017||