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October 27, 2010
Have a spooky -- and safe -- Halloween night
WORTHINGTON -- It was a dark and scary night, full of zombies, ghosts, vampires and the occasional ballerina ... Halloween should be a little...
October 27, 2010 - 8:21pm
October 11, 2010
As others see it: Protect your family - get the lead
Fire Prevention Week is an annual event that lets kids check out fire trucks, see how fire extinguishers work and learn what to do if their home catches fire. ... But there's another health-related campaign going on, one that doesn't lend itself to poster contests, mascots, school...
October 11, 2010 - 12:00am
September 27, 2010
As others see it: Too much in car can kill on road
One wonders if driving has become the distraction or is it all the other multi-tasking, be it texting, operating an I-pod or radio, or watching the latest car gizmo out of Japan. Distracted driving has become a national challenge and it is not getting any better. Nearly 5,500 people...
September 27, 2010 - 12:00am
September 22, 2010
MnDOT urges motorists, farmers to share the road
ST. PAUL -- It's harvest time and the Minnesota Department of Transportation is urging motorists on Minnesota highways to be aware of the large farm equipment transporting crops to markets, grain elevators and processing plants. "Record harvests are being predicted this year," said...
September 22, 2010 - 12:00pm
September 10, 2010
Record number of South Dakotans buckle up
PIERRE, SD - Three of every four South Dakota drivers and front-seat passengers are wearing seatbelts, a statewide survey shows. The survey done in June showed 74.5 percent of South Dakotans used seatbelts, compared with 72.1 percent in 2009. It's the highest level of seatbelt use...
September 10, 2010 - 1:00pm
August 3, 2010
Full and 55+ course offered locally
WORTHINGTON -- The Minnesota Highway Safety Center will offer the full eight-hour 55+ Driver Improvement Course from 6 to 10 p.m. Aug. 24 and 25 at the Worthington Country Club, 1414 Liberty Drive, Worthington. People age 55 and older who complete the course quality for a 10...
August 3, 2010 - 9:01pm
July 26, 2010
A refresher on swim safety
FARGO, N.D. - The mere thought of the dangers water can pose to a child is enough to make a parent shudder. Drowning is the second-leading cause of "unintentional injury-related death" for children ages 1 to 14, according to the national Centers for Disease Control and Preventio...
July 26, 2010 - 3:00pm
May 9, 2010
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe Safety first Schiana Baumgartner, 8, of Worthington, has her bicycle inspected by Optimist Club member Steve Bassett...
May 9, 2010 - 8:41pm
January 15, 2010
Drive for CPR certification in Murray County comes up short, but efforts continue
SLAYTON -- On average, about 18 percent of the population in any given city has been instructed in CPR and the use of defibrillators. In the...
January 15, 2010 - 12:00am
December 22, 2009
As others see it: Be sure ice is safe
The past week's subzero temperatures fostered a quick freeze on area lakes, but ice anglers still need to be wary of ice conditions. The ice may just not be strong enough yet to support vehicles. "There is no such thing as 100 percent safe ice," says the state Department of Natural...
December 22, 2009 - 12:00am
December 8, 2009
Letter: Tips for a safe holiday season
The Worthington Police Department and Nobles County Sheriff's Department wishes everyone a happy holiday season. We hope that your shopping experience in Worthington and Nobles County is a joyous one. Please take extra care when driving in the winter conditions we are now experiencing. When...
December 8, 2009 - 12:00am
December 4, 2009
Tips for holiday shopping safety
WORTHINGTON -- The hustle and bustle of holiday shopping can be just as much fun as watching a gift recipient's excitement on Christmas morning, but shopping during the holiday season can also present unique dangers. According to Worthington Director of Public Safety Mike Cumiskey,...
December 4, 2009 - 12:00am
September 16, 2009
RL-B students learn safety lessons
BREWSTER -- Fire, germs, all-terrain vehicle collisions and farm equipment with rapidly moving parts are just a few of the everyday dangers Round...
September 16, 2009 - 12:00am
September 4, 2009
As others see it: 'Move over' law makes sense
It seems like the obvious thing to do, yet Minnesota motorists still fail to do it. We're talking about moving over for stopped emergency and maintenance vehicles when you encounter them on the highway. If you're driving down the interstate and you see, for example, a police officer...
September 4, 2009 - 12:00am
As others see it: Driving? Hang up
Cell phones and distracted drivers are a perilous combination. Add texting to the equation, with the driver peering down at a tiny screen and pounding out a message with one hand off the steering wheel, sometimes both hands, and the risk rises exponentially. ... Shamefully, government...
August 4, 2009 - 12:00am