Opioid Overdose Crisis in Niagara


A local group is sounding the alarm about a 'disturbing' increase opioid overdoses in Niagara. The Overdose Prevention and Education Network of Niagara (OPENN) says preliminary data for 2020 has found that Niagara had 309 suspected overdose deaths. Officials say that marks one of the higher rates of opioid-related deaths in the province. Tim talks to Executive Director of Positive Living Niagara Glen Walker.