Tri-City Herald: Benton County to spend $5 Million to save millions more on 2nd recovery center

ABC News: Washington reaches $518M settlement with opiod distributors - ABC News(

The Seattle Times: WA to get $183M from Purdue Pharma settlement, more than double original proposal

NPR: 4 U.S companies will pay $26 billion to settle claims they fueled the opiod crisis (February 25, 2022)

Tri-City Herald: How to help growing number of homeless Tri-Citians? Inslee hears concerns, solutions (February 24, 2022)

Tri-City Herald: Franklin County should help fund Tri-City recovery center (December 5, 2021)

Tri-City Herald: County commissioners approve .1 percent sales tax (November 10, 2021)

KEPR: Plans for Tri-Cities recovery center gain momentum (August 31, 2021)

Tri-City Herald: Old KGH sound enough to be detox, treatment center (August 30, 2021)

Tri-City Herald: Tri-Cities Voters Won’t See Transit Sales Tax Cut On Their Ballots (August 18, 2021) Tri-Cities substance abuse recovery center closer to reality (July 6, 2021)

Tri-City Herald: Guest Opinion - Managing Tri-Cities Recovery Center (June 13, 2021)

Tri-City Herald: Benton, Franklin commissioners promise mental health facility (June 3, 2021)

Tri-City Herald: Franklin Wants Voters to Cut Transit Sales Tax to Pay for Mental Health (June 2, 2021)

Journal of Business: New $22M Trios birthing center speeds up plans for recovery center (March 2021)

Tri-City Herald: Benton County asks state for $2.7M study to build addiction recovery center (March 1, 2021)

KNDU: New Tri-Cites Treatment Center offers outpatient opioid treatment services in Richland (February 22, 2021) After three drug overdose deaths in the Tri-Cities, local experts offer advice to prevent addiction (February 22, 2021)

Tri-City Herald: Exclusive: This is what it will take to tackle Tri-Cities escalating opioid problem, say health leaders (November 1, 2020)

Tri-City Herald: Could a Tri-Cities hospital be turned into a detox center? Study has answers (October 29, 2020)

KEPR: Plans for Tri-Cities recovery center moving forward (October 29, 2020)

KOMO: Kennewick Public Hospital District completes feasibility study for recovery center (October 28, 2020)

Tri-City Herald (Guest Opinion): Recovery month highlights Tri-Cities need (September 13, 2020) Benton Franklin Recovery Coalition spreads messages during National Recovery Month (September 9, 2020) Benton County Prosecutor sheds light on drug addiction recovery (September 3, 2020)

Tri-City Herald (Guest Opinion): Tri-Cities needs a recovery center now more than ever (June 14, 2020)

University of Washington: New and emerging drugs in state crime lab evidence (Q4 2019 & Q1 2020)

Tri-City Herald: Franklin County Sheriff Pushes County to Back Rehab Center (February 23, 2020)

WorkForce Magazine: Office Detox (Winter, 2020)

Tri-City Herald: Opioids killed 13 Tri-Citians last year, including a baby (January 4, 2020)

KOMO: How a small county jail runs a large-scale addiction program for inmates (November 21, 2019)

KNDU: Community speaks out for local detox center part 2 (September 26, 2019)

KNDU: Community speaks out for local detox center part 1 (September 26, 2019)

KNDU: Run for Recovery (September 21, 2019)

Tri-City Herald: Why we need to understand addiction in the Tri-Cities (July 21, 2019)

KNDU: Benton County Sheriff works to bring detox center to community (June 7, 2019)

KEPR: Team of experts holds public forum on addiction crisis (May 30, 2019)

KNDU: The Benton Franklin Recovery Coalition is hosting an addiction forum to raise awareness (May 30, 2019)

KNDU: Addiction forum being held to help raise awareness (May 30, 2019)

KEPR: Group hosting addiction forum to educate people on local epidemic (May 28, 2019)

KEPR: Experimental jail program gets national attention, saves local lives (May 20, 2019)

Tri-City Herald: Drug Abuse Often Leads to Crime. Here is Benton County Sheriff's Plan to Break That Cycle (May 4, 2019)

Tri-City Herald (Guest Opinion): Tri-Cities Needs a Detox Center (April 28, 2019)

WSU Insider: From Prison to WSU to Stanford (April 23, 2019)

Tri-City Herald: Group takes a new approach to tackling drug addiction in the Tri-Cities (March 16, 2019)

Tri-City Herald: Drug addiction is a disease. Let’s treat it that way (March 15, 2019)

KOMO News Special: Seattle is Dying (March 14, 2019)