South Dakota is no stranger to power outages and power surges from blizzards, ice storms and related weather conditions. If the power in your area has experienced intermittent or complete loss of electrical power, or power surges, check all freezers occasionally to be sure they work properly.
When weather conditions impact farming and ranching, producers can experience large amounts of stress. A normal amount of stress can be productive; however, abnormal amounts of stress can be harmful both physically and emotionally. With the drought that is currently impacting producers, it is important to understand the signs and symptoms of depression.
Traditional Native American Games might be just the activity you are looking for to bring the whole family together (and cut down on excess screen time) this winter!
When a family emergency or disaster occurs, having quick access to important financial documents is essential.
Maintaining open communication and seeking social support can help producers get through difficult times.
Take steps to reduce your energy usage in the winter by checking your home.
When emergencies occur, such as fires, tornadoes, or winter storms, what financial records do you need to take with you or get quickly?
While it’s true that in South Dakota most West Nile Virus cases occur during August, new human infections are detected well into September in most years.
The higher amounts of snow this year will increase the chance of flooding and the potential water damage to homes and residential properties. Now is the time to consider purchasing a flood insurance policy.