BEVERLY — When it comes to the heroin epidemic, nobody disputes the notion that there is an overwhelming demand for treatment. But if the demand is so great, why haven’t treatment centers been popping up like convenience stores?

BOSTON — A surge in deadly heroin overdoses is forcing state leaders in Massachusetts to rethink how to combat drug trafficking while improving access to treatment for addicts.

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Amesbury - Elizabeth Anne (Evans) Zabriskie, of Amesbury, just one week shy of her 59th birthday, died Wednesday evening, October 16, 2019, at Exeter Hospital, following a long struggle with pulmonary disease. Born in Amesbury on October 23, 1960, Elizabeth was one of three daughters of the …