These towns were torn apart by opioids. Now they’re fighting back

The pastor who turned a church from drug den to a place for recovery. The former addict who set up a centre to help those facing the same battles. The everyday people who decided enough was enough. Richard Hall visits the West Virginia communities driving change from the ground up

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The deadly Covid cocktail that pushed an opioid crisis into overdrive

When coronavirus hit West Virginia, it collided with a raging drugs epidemic – and overdoses surged. Richard Hall reports from the towns where measures to stop the virus had lethal consequences for addicts

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