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Quiz for Kids on Avoiding Abduction

Quiz for Kids on Avoiding Abduction

Bob Stuber, creator of an abduction prevention and survival course known as “Escape School,” devised the following test to help parents teach their children how to avoid potential threats and what to do if someone tries [...]

Following rash of fires, families reminded to practice escape plan with kids

Following rash of fires, families reminded to practice escape plan with kids

Bruce West, State Fire Marshal Seven people, including two children, have died in house fires this year compared to five at this time in 2014. The winter months are historically a dangerous time for residential fires [...]

Avoid sewage system freezing problems

Avoid sewage system freezing problems

The cold weather we’re experiencing combined with a lack of snow is creating problems for some septic systems. Individual sewage treatment systems are freezing without the snow to blanket the septic. A snow blanket insulates the [...]

Disagreements about money strain relationships

Disagreements about money strain relationships

Nearly half of all participants (47 percent) in the January online poll by the National Foundation for Credit Counseling® responded that disagreements about money are most likely to cause the greatest stress in their relationships. [...]

Ask a trooper 2015

If you have any questions concerning traffic-related laws or issues in Minnesota, send your questions to Trp. Jesse Grabow – Minnesota State Patrol at 1000 Hwy. 10 W., Detroit Lakes, MN 56501-2205 or follow him on [...]

Distorted body images can lead to disordered eating

Translated into real life, Barbie would be 5-foot-9, have a 39-inch bust, an 18-inch waist, 33-inch hips and wear a size 3 shoe. This common, unrealistic beauty ideal can contribute to body dissatisfaction and contribute to [...]

Red Cross offers safety tips as arctic blast hits Minnesota

Red Cross offers safety tips as arctic blast hits Minnesota

Bitter arctic air will put millions of Minnesotans in a deep chill overnight with temperatures 25- to 30-degrees below zero. The American Red Cross recommends the following tips to stay safe during the deep freeze. Cold saftey tips [...]

Ask a trooper 2014

Ask a trooper 2014

If you have any questions concerning traffic-related laws or issues in Minnesota, send your questions to Trp. Jesse Grabow – Minnesota State Patrol at 1000 Hwy. 10 W., Detroit Lakes, MN 56501-2205 or follow him on [...]

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