Opiate prescriptions skyrocket in Minnesota

December 17, 2012 at 2:40 am in DL-Online

DULUTH, Minn. For the past 20 years, 39-year-old Esko native Clay Pirkola has had a drug problem. For the past 10 years, those drugs have been prescription narcotic painkillers like Oxycontin, Vicodin and methadone. Continue Reading