Local content from WBUR's All Things Considered broadcasts
New Bedford Clergy And Police Fight Opioid Epidemic One Person At A Time
In New Bedford, outreach teams made up of of a police officer, a member of the clergy, and some type of drug counselor go out three nights a week looking for people who've recently survived an opioid overdose to try to get them into treatment.
The Incoming MBTA GM's Former Company May Face Bankruptcy
Global Power Equipment Group, the corporation run previously by Luis Ramirez, has had to sell off assets, lay off employees, and risks declaring bankruptcy as a result of erroneous financial statements it filed with federal regulators while Ramirez was CEO.