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New program seeks to reach Clark County overdose patients, save lives

Food and water tips


BEFORE THE STORM

 

Shopping list
Here’s what you should buy now. Don’t wait for a storm, when lines will be long and supplies short.

Packing up the kitchen
A list of must-haves for putting your food in order and keeping it safe afterward, plus tips for preparing for flood conditions.

Ice and water
There’s never too much of these items. Here a guide to how much you need and how to keep it.

 

AFTER THE STORM

 

When in doubt, throw it out
How to decide what will keep and what to get rid of plus safe water handling and purification tips.

Cleaning your home
How to deal with appliances, furniture, upholstery, mattresses and pillows, books, photos, paintings, clothing and more.
Grill safety



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