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National Drug Take-Back set for Saturday

Published: Friday, Oct. 25, 2013 10:57 a.m. CST • Updated: Friday, Oct. 25, 2013 10:59 a.m. CST

The Drug Enforcement Administration National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is set for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Newton, Sully and Colfax fire departments.

Anyone with unwanted, unused prescription drugs may safely dispose of those medications at the above locations.

The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient and responsible means of disposing prescription drugs while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications.

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