Community Discusses Region’s Addiction Problems

Staff Writer

Community members and leaders came together at the Gateway Center in Newport Saturday to discuss the region’s growing addiction issues. It was part one of a two-part series, Conversations of Hope - Facing Addictions in the Northeast Kingdom. The second part will be at North Country Union High School Monday, January 30 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. The Rotary Club of Newport provided a grant to fund the event.