Get rid of unusable paints, stains and varnishes free of charge from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, September 9 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 business waste, explosives, ammunition, fluorescent bulbs and asbestos. This is the last collection scheduled for the year. For more information, contact Stevens County Environmental Services at 320-208-6558.