The last free collection of unusable paints, stains and varnishes will take place 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Stevens County Highway Garage on Highway 9 North of Morris. Acceptable waste
items include paint, stains, varnishes, aerosols, lawn and garden chemicals, automotive products, oil filters, acids and bases and flammable products.
Examples of waste items not accepted are explosives, ammunition, fluorescent bulbs and asbestos. This is the last collection scheduled for the year. For more information, contact the Stevens County Environmental Services at 320-208-6558.