• Franklin becomes first municipality in state to ban sale of kratom

    Franklin becomes first municipality in state to ban sale of kratom0

    Franklin has become the first community in New Hampshire to ban the controversial supplement kratom.The City Council members unanimously voted in favor of the ban.>> Download the FREE WMUR appThe Food and Drug Administration lists kratom as a drug of concern, saying it has a high addiction potential and harmful side effects.“I went around to the places I thought may be selling it and I did find a couple in our city that are selling it,” said Kandyce Tucker, coalition coordinator for the Franklin Mayor’s Drug Task Force. “They are not selling it now.”Kratom is mostly used in Southeast Asia but has been making its way to the United States and New Hampshire.… Continue reading.

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  • Franklin becomes first municipality in NH to ban sale of kratom

    Franklin becomes first municipality in NH to ban sale of kratom0

    Franklin becomes first municipality in NH to ban sale of kratom

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    AUBIN PLEADED GUILTY IN APRIL. HE RECEIVED A 21- MONTH SENTENCE TODAY. FRANKLIN IS THE FIRST COMMUNITY IN NEW HAMPSHIRE TO áBAN THE CONTROVERSIAL SUPPLIMENT KRATOM. THE CITY UNANIMOUSLY VOTED IN FAVOR OF THE BAN. THE F-D-A LISTS IT AS A DRUG OF CONCERN — SAYING IT HAS A HIGH ADDICTION POTENTIAL AND HARMFUL SIDE EFFECTS. SUPPORTERS’ GOAL — IS TO KEEP KRATOM OUT OF THE HANDS OF KIDS. <0:48-0:56 I WENT AROUND TO THE PLACES I THOUGHT MAY BE SELLING IT AND I DID FIND A COUPLE IN OUR CITY THAT ARE SELLING IT.… Continue reading.

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  • EEE detected in mosquitoes in Sandown

    EEE detected in mosquitoes in Sandown0

    EEE detected in mosquitoes in Sandown

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    KRATOM IS MOSTLY USED IN SOUTHEAST ASIA BUT HAS BEEN MAKING ITS WAY TO THE US AND NEW HAMPSHIRE. THE BAN TOOK EFFECT ON SUNDAY. SANDOWN IS THE áLATEST GRANITE STATE COMMUNITY TO FIND MOSQUITOES WITH EASTERN EQUINE ENCEPHALITIS. THE TOWN IS NOW WORKING WITH ITS VENDOR TO COME

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    EEE detected in mosquitoes in Sandown

    Sandown is the latest Granite State community to find mosquitoes with Eastern equine encephalitis.

    Sandown is the latest Granite State community to find mosquitoes with Eastern equine encephalitis.

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