On Sunday, NEK Stand Strong hosted the 2nd Annual Opioid Awareness Walk in Newport.
The event filled the community with awareness and memories of those fighting the opioid crisis.
Guest speakers included Travis Blake, Sierra Ruth and Tennyson Marceau. The talks were followed by a one-mile walk around the Newport Waterfront.
Upon returning to the gazebo MTV’s Brandon Novak shared his story of recovery with the crowd.
Photos by Tanya Mueller.