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WBTN Launches ’Grip of Addiction’ Series (WBTN-AM)

Topic: Drug Prevention

Shires Media Partnership’s WBTN-AM in Bennington, Vermont launched on October 24 a four-part series called “Grip of Addiction.” Bennington is experiencing a growing problem with heroin overdose-related deaths and lacks the facilities necessary to address addiction. The series and ensuing follow up will “draw attention to the importance of community radio to keep locals abreast of what’s going on in their town, and what’s being done or not being done,” said WBTN General Manager Ted Hollow. Listen to a sample of the series that WBTN.


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