LA CROSSE COUNTY, Wi -

The La Crosse area community is invited to drop off unused or expired medications at several drop-off sites in the area on Saturday.

You can drop off the medication from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Onalaska Police Department, Viterbo University Fine Arts building parking lot, the La Crosse County Household Hazardous Materials Site (HHM), CESA #4 in West Salem, or the Holmen Village Hall.

Onalaska police say 70-percent of people 12 and older who abuse prescription drugs get them from family or friends. Police say the drug drop-off event helps keep medications out of the wrong hands.