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Take-back Day for drugs is April 26

The Drug Enforcement Administration will coordinate another collaborative effort with the Long Prairie Police Department, the Staples Police Department and the Todd County Sheriff’s Office. The focus of the effort is to remove potentially dangerous controlled substances from medicine cabinets.

Area residents will have the opportunity to surrender expired, unwanted or unused pharmaceutical controlled substances and other medications to law enforcement for destruction.

Collection sites and times are as follows:

• 10 a.m. to noon April 26 at Centracare Health Systems, 20 Ninth St. SE, Long Prairie.

• 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 26 at Lakewood Health Systems, 49725 County Road 83, Staples.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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