Hearts of Hope http://northernpublicradio.org en Heroin Message Not Getting Through http://northernpublicradio.org/post/heroin-message-not-getting-through <p></p><p>In 2010, WNIJ aired a series on the alarming number of heroin deaths in northern Illinois. The primary concern centered on teens and young adults. Despite efforts to curb use of the drug, the situation is getting worse in some areas. Observers say parental intervention is vital to stopping the spread of heroin. But getting the message through can be a struggle. Mon, 24 Jun 2013 12:05:50 +0000 Mike Moen 31922 at http://northernpublicradio.org Heroin Message Not Getting Through