In national news:

Purdue Pharma, the embattled maker of OxyContin facing over a 1,000 lawsuits from governments around the country for its role in the opioid crisis, is providing free doses of its new opioid abuse treatment. According to Bloomberg, the offer is an effort by the company to manage these legal challenges. The drug is a new version of buprenorphine, a medication-assisted treatment for opioid addiction.

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