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The Opioid Crisis: Snohomish County providing free needle-disposal kits to public
EVERETT, Wash. -- A new push is underway to tackle a visible and dangerous part of the opioid problem in Snohomish County. One in six of Washington’s opioid overdose deaths occur in Snohomish County, even though the county only makes up 10 percent of the state’s population As a result, used needles litter the streets, parks, and neighborhoods.