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Posted on: November 3, 2017

Winter Hazard Awareness Week (November 6-10, 2017)

Winter in Minnesota can be described in many ways, but unpredictable isn’t one of them.At some point, it will snow and temperatures will drop below zero. There will be ice on the roads. High winds will raise the risk of being outdoors from hazar...

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

Winter Weather Approaching

With our snow/ice event approaching, we would like to remind motorists to be ready.  This means first make sure your vehicle is prepared for the winter weather.  Make sure your tires and your winter survival kit are ready.  This...

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Posted on: August 17, 2017

Public Feedback & Participation Invited for Rice County 2018 Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan Update

The Rice County Office of Emergency Management is currently working with the University of Minnesota Duluth – Geospatial Analysis Center (GAC) to prepare an update of the County’s 2012 “Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan” (MHMP).  The plan is a require...

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