With prescription drug abuse continuing to become a growing concern, a new campaign hopes to combat the issue. St. Cloud law enforcement, community leaders and the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) launched the "MyOldMeds Minnesota" campaign Thursday.
The Cold Spring Police Department is looking to get a prescription drug medication drop box. The drop box would be available for anyone in the city to use if they had excess or unused prescription drugs.
Benton County residents have a chance to get rid of old or unused medications tomorrow. The Benton County Sheriff's Department along with police departments in Sauk Rapids and Rice will be taking part in the DEA National Take Back Initiative.
The Little Falls Police Department and the Morrison County Sheriff's Department want you unused prescription drugs. They've partnered to establish an ongoing program to collect and destroy unused prescription medications.
Benton County authorities have jailed three men after a traffic stop led to a large drug bust last Friday. Sheriff's officials say a deputy made a traffic stop in the 400 block of Summit Avenue South and detected the smell of marijuana.