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Our View on the Issue Our View: Battling opioid crisis will take team approach

Posted: Wednesday, July 24, 2019 12:00 am

The story on today’s front page illustrates the depths of the opioid crisis in Walton County.

The Washington Post did a deep dive into federal data on opioid distribution across the country. It found 26.7 million prescription pain pills distributed in Walton County from 2006-12. That’s enough for every resident to get 46 per year.

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