Illustration of a man viewing a split graphic showcasing law enforcement and the war on drugs, highlighting the dea's role in tackling drug issues, versus providing treatment

Kansas City-area politicians pick between war on drugs or treatment when spending opioid settlement cash

Cities and counties in the metro are starting to spend windfalls from legal settlements with companies that made, shipped and sold opioids. While some prioritize law enforcement efforts to reduce drugs on the street, others try to attack demand by getting people into treatment. Johnson County spent the biggest piece of its opioid settlement windfall […]

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