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Aug 16

Back to School Safely

Posted on August 16, 2018 at 4:41 PM by Kristy Bansemer

It’s back to school time and that means a new routine, more traffic on the streets and students walking on sidewalks and cross walks. Here are a few things to think about as school begins.

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Jul 20

Heat Related Emergencies

Posted on July 20, 2018 at 9:47 AM by Kristy Bansemer

This is the time of year when emergency services respond to heat-related emergencies. When your favorite local weather person talks about an excessive heat warning, meaning the combination of heat and humidity makes our bodies feel like its 105 outside, we need to take precautions.

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May 18

Community Spirit

Posted on May 18, 2018 at 8:28 AM by Kristy Bansemer

The thing I like about the month of May is how it’s become a community celebration. Prom is followed by graduations. Young people prepare for their summer jobs and their next steps into adulthood. Events held in May show evidence of kids growing up, as well as their parents grappling with mixed emotions of pride and anxiety about what’s next for their kids and for themselves.

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