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May is National BBQ Month

By Terri Mooney-Hooker, Administrative Coordinator Summer is in the air! Can you smell it? Can you also smell the other scents of summer?  Like BBQ cooking on the grill? How …

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Preparing for Tornadoes

by Katelyn Yarnell Growing up in the Midwest, it is known that spring brings warm temperatures, beautiful flowers, barbecues, and unfortunately, tornadoes. When I was a little kid, tornadoes were …

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Candle Safety

by Katelyn Yarnell When it’s cold outside, there is nothing better than relaxing and lighting some candles. I am a huge sucker for candles because I love the way it …

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Smoke Alarm Safety Tips

By Amy Laposha One of our smoke alarms was “chirping” the other day, driving my husband and myself crazy. As we finally zoned in and figured out which smoke detector …

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Winter Driving Tips

By Zak Larsen Being from Minnesota (dontcha know) I was driving in the ice and snow ever since I got my learner’s permit. It became second nature to me and …