Rise Together explains valuable research on teen drug use with Wisconsin Public Radio

  New Report Quantifies Drug Use Among School Kids (LISTEN BY CLICKING HERE) By Marika Suval Thursday, September 1, 2016, 4:30pm A new survey of drug use among Wisconsin school students found that a significant number have tried intoxicants ranging from alcohol to heroin--and more than half of kids who try such substances, keep using them. A look at the …

Sen. Baldwin addresses opioid abuse in Northeast Wisconsin

Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisconsin) and Representative John Nygren (R-Marinette) came together in Brown County Friday to talk to local community leaders about the drug abuse problem facing Northeast Wisconsin. The discussion at the Weyers-Hilliard branch of the Brown County Public Library focused on opioids and heroin, and the staggering numbers showing an increase in addiction in the area over the past …