Rep. Dave Baker is Republican representative from Willmar. But more than that, he's a father whose family lost their son to an opioid overdose. The stories of loss to this epidemic are startling in their similarities. It usually goes like this: there's a health issue (accident, injury, chronic pain) where pain medication like oxycodone, fentanyl, hydrocodone and others are prescribed. These medications are highly addictive, and as Rep.