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WINS-AM Investigates “Generation H:The Heroin Epidemic”

Topic: Drug Prevention
Date Posted: 3/3/2016

CBS Radio’s WINS-AM New York City aired an investigative series on the heroin epidemic, hosted a heroin education summit on Long Island that drew 600 people and continues to use their digital assets to perpetuate the dialogue. Director of News and Programming Ben Mevorach spoke with Radio Ink on March 3, 2016 about the four weeks dedicated to investigating the issue, during which the WINS team embarked on hundred-mile journey throughout the community to interview first responders, family members and people who are addicted. Mevorach also spoke about the positive impact, including awareness of the state’s Overdose Prevention Act. View “Generation ‘H’: 1010 WINS Investigates The Heroin Epidemic.”

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