Author Archives: Emergency Manager

Winter Weather Home and Away

An emergency supply kit should include a three-day supply of food and water, a battery-powered or hand-crank radio and extra flashlights and batteries. Thoroughly check and update your family’s emergency supply kit and add the following supplies in preparation for winter weather: Rock salt to melt ice on walkways; Sand to improve traction; Snow shovels… Read More »

Summer Weather

Summer safety is not something we often think about, especially following a cold winter when all we want to do is be outdoors! Some of the things that everyone should consider though is keeping everyone safe and having a plan for when an emergency strikes.Check these tips from Ready.gov on thunderstorms, tornado, heat, and all… Read More »

Severe Summer Weather Awareness Week-Apr 29-May 3, 2019

Summer will come, so will storms! Please see the information below to ready your family, business or group, for SEVERE SUMMER WEATHER Now is the time to make a plan, restock emergency supplies, purchase an all-hazards alert radio, and be ready to act when threatening weather approaches our area. Please read and share this information… Read More »

Flood preparations

With a late melt we always have the concern that it will be a fast melt. To protect your home, shop or other building from the damages of flooding, a sandbag dike is economical and fast. See the link below for directions. http://www.ag.ndsu.edu/pubs/ageng/safety/ae626w.htm North Dakota State University has a wealth of information on protection measures… Read More »