FEMA Emergency_Preparedness

Tip # 5 Making a “Go Kit”

Go Kits are essential for all citizens of Western Washington due to the various hazards we are at risk for. Each person should have a Go Kit at home, at work and in your vehicle.  Remember, your pets will need a Go Kit also. On the occasion you must leave your home or are caught […]

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  • Hoquiam police proud of DEA Drug Takeback Day results

    HOQUIAM, Wash. – Results from another Prescription Drug Takeback day are in, 76 people dropped off 166 pounds of prescription medication for disposal on Saturday. Hoquiam Police Chief Jeff Myers tells us to date, the station has collected and disposed of 773 pounds of unwanted local medication since 2010.

    It’s a great opportunity to get rid of medications, and we’re really proud to be able to collect this medication and get it out of here.” – Hoquiam Police Chief Jeff Myers

    If you missed this weekend’s event and still have some meds to drop off, check takebackyourmeds.org for an interactive list of what you can dispose of where, or watch the Hoquiam Police Department for participation in the next national event.

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