Reported overdose deaths in New York have reached a record high.

From schools, to jails, to government chambers, the crisis is having a social and economic impact on our communities. Mountain Lake PBS is dedicated to raising awareness about this crisis and exploring possible resources to further help end addiction and substance abuse.


If you or someone you know is struggling, resources are out there, and closer than you think.

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Opioid Week

This week, we team up with PBS stations across New York State focusing on the growing Opioid Crisis. On a special edition of Mountain Lake J... More

The Hungry Heart

Thursday, October 18 at 10 pmBess O’Brien’s The Hungry Heart provides an intimate look at the often hidden world of prescription drug ad... More

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NOVA: Addiction

Wednesday, October 17 at 9 pmDiscover how opioid addiction affects the brain and how evidence-based treatments are saving lives.  Hear f... More

Reversing the Stigma

Monday, October 15 at 10 pmHighlights the work being done in New York State to combat addiction and reminds viewers that addiction is a ... More