Prescription drug take-back event at Patriot Park

Tayler Bingham demonstrates how the drug disposal box, at the City Hall, works.
Staff Writer

Southeastern Idaho Public Health, in conjunction with Blackfoot Police Department, are working to combat the rapidly-growing prescription drug abuse problem arising in local communities, with the Take Back Prescription Drug Day from 2-6 p.m. Friday, June 23.
"Some people aren't aware that the take back boxes are an available resource for disposing of old prescriptions," said Tammie Scott. "We are trying to bring awareness."
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