Addiction

Dopesick by Beth Macy

Abby Gierke interviews author Beth Macy about her book Dopesick and opioid addiction in America.

Jammin' Jenell Spotlights 4Winds Farm

Nov 10, 2019

Jenell Hilderbrand is joined by 4Winds Farm founder Bridget Schabdach and special guest Keala to discuss empowered addiction recovery. 4Winds Farm is a holistic recovery center located in Glenwood Springs.

In a two part series, teen interns with Garfield County Personal Responsibility Education Program (PREP) discuss vaping in schools with Risa Turetsky of Pitkin County Public Health. 

In a two part series, teen interns with Garfield County Personal Responsibility Education Program (PREP) discuss vaping in schools with Risa Turetsky of Pitkin County Public Health. 

Cath Adams

 


KDNK DJ Jenell Hilderbrand founded Cainegel Connection after losing her son, Caine Albrecht, in June of 2018. On Sunday, Jenell spoke with Cath Adams of Aperture of Hope about her efforts to help youth who struggle with addiction.

 

When he was police chief of Stanwood, Wash., population 7,000, Ty Trenary thought rural communities like his were immune from the opioid crisis.

Then, one day, a mother walked through his door and said, "Chief, you have a heroin problem in your community."

"And I remember thinking, 'Well that's not possible,' " Trenary recalls. "This is Stanwood and heroin is in big cities with homeless populations. It's not in rural America."