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Come to a town hall event tomorrow to talk about preventing and treating opioid addiction

The Penobscot County Sheriff’s Department and the Bangor Police Department will host a prescription take-back event on site. Please bring any unused prescriptions you wish to safely dispose of.

3 tips for how to best store prescription painkillers

You have friends and family over to your home. You may have grandchildren who are lively and observant, and play around in your bedroom, bathrooms or kitchen. If you have prescription opioids in your home, it’s good to be very mindful of where to keep them. The National Safety Council compares the importance of storing opioid medications securely to […]