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District Health Department #4 offering radon test kits for radon awareness week

A radon testing kit will cost $5 the week of October 22nd for National Radon Awareness Week.

Alpena — The District Health Department #4 will be selling radon test kits for $5 a piece next week for National Radon Awareness Week.

Radon is a colorless and odorless gas that can seep through gaps and cracks in foundation and insulation. The gas is one leading causes of lung cancer in the United States.

Folks can pick up their testing kits from October 22 through October 26 at the Health Department office on 100 Woods Cir # 200, Alpena, MI 49707.