Needle exchange program approved unanimously

Needle exchange program approved unanimously

HOPKINS CO., KY (WFIE) - A needle exchange program has been approved.

City officials tell us council members unanimously approved the program on Monday. It was previously approved by the county.

Hopkins County will be among dozens of other Kentucky counties that offer the syringe exchange program.

The health department will run the program, which aims at keeping dirty needles out of public places.

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