Recut: Reporting On The Opioid Crisis In Small Towns

Sep 5, 2018

Needles collected at the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department syringe exchange program.
Credit Mary Meehan

Laura Ellis and Jonese Franklin from WFPL in Louisville invited Ohio Valley ReSource reporters Mary Meehan, who is based at WEKU, and Aaron Payne, who is based at WOUB, to talk about covering the opioid epidemic. 

The depth of the challenges and health consequences in rural communities are often underestimated.

This latest edition of Recut is worth a listen