by Kurt Hildebrandkhildebrand@recordcourier.com

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March 1, 2013
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New way to safely dispose of prescription meds

Two pillboxes have been added in the war to keep prescription medications out of the hands of teenagers and out of the water system.While these pillboxes are armored and have a big slot on the front, they're a different sort of emplacement than that conjured up by the name.The two MedReturn Drug Collection Units at the Judicial & Law Enforcement Center in Minden and at Stateline are designed to supplement the semi-annual prescription drug roundups sponsored by the Douglas County Sheriff's Office.The boxes allow those with leftover prescription drugs to dispose of them safely without waiting for a roundup to …

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