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Heroin

Sonja Workman and Aaron King
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Managers of an overdose recovery program in McLean County say they are making a difference, despite challenges in getting addicts to participate.

Christopher Barker
Bloomington Police Department

A 35-year-old Bloomington man faces drug-induced homicide charges for his role in an overdose death last year.

Patrick Sison / AP

As Netflix is debuting a new documentary this week called "Heroin(e)" about three women battling the opioid epidemic in West Virginia, McLean County Coroner Kathy Davis is waging her own one-woman crusade to help educate the community.

Ryan Denham / WGLT

President Donald Trump on Tuesday rejected a plan to declare the opioid epidemic a national emergency, though local health professionals say the federal government can still take specific steps to help addicts get help here in McLean County.