EAST WENATCHEE — Douglas County Solid Waste will hold a paper-shredding event from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at 19 McElmurry Lane.

The event is open to county residents, not businesses, and the limit is three standard-size file boxes. Monetary donations are welcome.

Acceptable materials:

  • White and colored paper
  • Envelopes
  • Junk mail
  • Insurance policies
  • Sticky notes
  • Tax records
  • Canceled checks
  • Payroll records
  • Legal documents

Unacceptable materials:

  • Newspapers
  • Glass
  • Plastic
  • Binders
  • Cardboard
  • Napkins
  • Cups
  • Paper plates
  • Trash

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