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SEVERE WEATHER Safety Tips!

Holy-moly, it's getting scary out there!

With the warm weather comes severe weather season. Thunderstorms, lightning, high winds and tornadoes are all things we shouldn't take lightly. Here are a few safety tips from The National Weather Service that could just save your life!

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Bikers Need to Remember to Wear Gear! [VIDEO]

Minnesota spring is here and the motorcycles are starting to come out in full force. This video is a reminder of why riding gear is pretty important.

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Minnesota DNR’s Tips To Campfire Safety

Nice weather in Minnesota means campfires. Here are a few helpful campfire safety tips from the Minnesota DNR:

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Roundabout Driving 101 – Apparently It’s Needed [VIDEO]

Let's face it, roundabouts are confusing if you're new to driving through one. Sartell is the king of roundabouts, but apparently the drivers aren't aware of how they work. Time for a lesson.

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Here We Go Again, -20 Below Tonight. Remember This ‘To-Do’ List Overnight

Tonight's overnight temps will be downright dangerous. It's important to remember these basics to survive a Minnesota winter night when it's this cold.

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Minnesota Winter Heating Safety Checklist

With the first chill of the season settling in on us here in Minnesota, it's time to take a few proactive steps to ensure we stay safe and warm this winter. About 10% of residential fires are related to heating, so consider this list from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety and find out what to do before the first cold snap.

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What Have You Told Your Children About Dealing With Strangers?

In light of some disturbing events that allegedly took place at the St. Cloud Library, I think it's important to remind children about what to do if they're approached by someone they don't know.

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Parents Need To Remind Their Children About Snowmobiling Safety

I'm all for children participating in outdoor activities but what I witnessed these young children doing really scared me.

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Happy Fourth of July!

I am here wishing you and your family a happy Fourth of July! Independence Day is statistically the most dangerous U.S. holiday, with the highest report of injuries out of all the major holidays. I know, I know, I'm shocked too that it isn't St. Patty's day with all that green beer and those crazy leprechauns...but apparently that's not the case. So please, BE SAFE, and have fun!

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