Author Archives: Emergency Manager

Text to 911

How to text 911 enter 911 into the “to” field text your exact location and type of emergency send the message promptly answer questions and follow instructions use simple words do not use abbreviations, emojis, pictures or slang (IDK, thnx, 2day, btw) do not text and drive Texting 911 may be the first contact for … Read More »

Road Conditions and Your Winter Travel Kit

If you have to travel here are links to the road reports for ND and the surrounding areas North Dakota Minnesota Manitoba South Dakota Survival kit for winter driving: BLANKETS!!! I can’t stress this enough, warmth is so very important!!! You can build a little cooker/heater, just research it on google or your web browser!… Read More »

It’s Severe Winter Weather Awareness Week

Winter in North Dakota can be a wonderful season with lots to do for out door fun. It can be a great family building time for games, stories and all those things that you don’t have time for when everyone is enjoying the summer sun. But, it can also be harsh and life threatening if… Read More »

Family Communications Planning

  What would you do if an emergency or disaster hits your area? How would you communicate with your spouse, children, or parents and other family members when everyone is scattered at school, work, or out and about doing errands? Having a plan on where to meet, who your emergency contacts are, a way to… Read More »