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3 Abbotsford teens in serious condition after overdosing on GHB

VANCOUVER – Three teens were rushed to hospital in Abbotsford on Sunday due to an overdose of the drug GHB.

GHB, Gamma Hydroxybutyrate, is also known as the ‘club drug’ or the ‘date rape drug’ and is often combined with alcohol. 129 more words


I guess I can call her "Hit Girl" now

It was show and tell time late this afternoon, much to the chagrin of the customer one seat away from me in the unnamed restaurant where I had had retired to watch the hockey game: the Vancouver Canucks at the Calgary Flames in game three of their first round series in the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs. 604 more words

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The Effects Of Crack Cocaine Usage

Crack is the name given to cocaine processed with ammonia or baking soda, and transformed into a more rocky, smokable, potent form. Since it first started appearing on the streets during the early 80s, crack cocaine has made its mark on users. 390 more words


Thousands of fentanyl pills among massive Edmonton drug bust

WATCH ABOVE: Despite warnings about the dangers, fentanyl use continues to go up in Alberta. Eric Szeto has more on a massive seizure.

EDMONTON — Five people were arrested after a drug bust in Edmonton that included nearly 2,000… 408 more words


Researchers examine cluster of PMMA-related deaths; Multi-pronged approach to public awareness credited for managing outbreak

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Researchers examine cluster of PMMA-related deaths

Multi-pronged approach to public awareness credited for managing outbreak

CALGARY — Newly published research into deaths caused by PMMA underscores the universal dangers associated with use of street drugs, and the importance of a multi-pronged approach in managing emerging clusters. 589 more words

Teen’s fentanyl overdose highlights troubling trend in Alberta

CALGARY – It’s known on the street as green beans, green jellies or street Oxy—which is why some people can be confused as to what it is. 351 more words


9 people facing charges in ongoing Whitecourt drug investigation

EDMONTON – Nine people have been arrested in an ongoing RCMP investigation into the distribution of illicit street drugs in Whitecourt.

Drugs seized include marijuana, cocaine, Fentanyl and methamphetamine. 297 more words