summer

Night Driving Dangers

A little extra caution can go a long way while driving at night Summer has ended, and while fall and winter have their own pleasures — longer nights mean increased danger on the roads. More than 50% of fatalities for vehicle occupants 16 and older occur between 6 p.m. and 6 a.m., according to the…
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Camping Safety

Summer is finally here! Here are a few tips for staying safe on those camping trips! –          Make sure you get there with plenty of daylight to set up your campsite. –          Build campfires in a contained area to prevent the fire from spreading. –          Wear layers of clothing allowing you to adjust for changes…
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Get Ready For Spring

Although everyone thinks of cleaning when it comes to spring, there are a number of things you should do to make sure your home is ready when the weather in Minnesota changes. Below is a selection of maintenance tasks from the National Center for Healthy Housing (you can see the full list at http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/documents/huddoc?id=DOC_12334.pdf). Check…
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