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Medical Tips for the Month - October - Know the Signs of a Stroke

What is Stroke? Stroke, also known as a "brain attack," is a leading cause of death and disability in the United States. Every 40 seconds someone has a stroke. If you see any sign of stroke, consider it an emergency. How a stroke occurs Blood...
Emergency Action Plan - Does your family have one?

Emergency Action Plan - Does your family have one?

MAKE A PLAN Your family may not be together when disaster strikes, so plan how you will contact one another. Think about how you will communicate in different situations. Prepare yourself and your family for a disaster by making an emergency plan. Your e...
Learn Before You Burn!

Learn Before You Burn!

  Taken for Dickinson County Emergency Management: Thinking about doing some burning? Whether it's a small trash pile or an entire field, it's imperative that you check the current weather conditions as well as the forecast. Often times,...
Water Safety

Water Safety

Swimmers! Since most drowning victims had no intention of being in water and since most people drown within 10-30 feet of safety, it is important that you and your family learn to swim well. Please remember: Never rely on toys such as inner...
Fall Harvest/Farm Equipment Awareness

Fall Harvest/Farm Equipment Awareness

Harvest Time: Be Aware on Roadways Keep alert and watch closely for slow-moving vehicles, and slow down immediately upon spotting one. Most agricultural equipment travels at 25 miles per hour (mph) or less. A motorist traveling at 55 mph who is a...

Home Security Systems & False Alarms

Many communities around the country are having an increasing problem with home security system false alarms. In heavy vacation area where home are used only a portion of the year home security systems are relied upon to notify dispatch/fire/police when...
Press Release - Falls Park - Sioux Falls, SD Mutual Aid March 15, 2013

Press Release - Falls Park - Sioux Falls, SD Mutual Aid March 15, 2013

 Press Release 03-16-2013 Arnolds Park/Okoboji Fire and Rescue Dive Team assist with search for victims at Falls Park in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The Arnolds Park/Okoboji Fire and Rescue Dive Team responded to a mutual aid request from ...
PRESS RELEASE for House Fire at 284 Kruse Beach Road

PRESS RELEASE for House Fire at 284 Kruse Beach Road

  Press Release For Immediate Release   The Arnolds Park/Okoboji Fire and Rescue was dispatched to a residential structure fire located at 284 Kruse Beach Road in Arnolds Park at 2:33PM on Friday June 14 arrival was greeted with a ...
UPDATE!! PRESS RELEASE - APARTMENT FIRE ON MARCH 4, 2013

UPDATE!! PRESS RELEASE - APARTMENT FIRE ON MARCH 4, 2013

Press Release For Immediate Release 03-05-2013   After investigation by the State Fire Marshall’s office and the Arnolds Park/Okoboji Fire and Rescue the fire at 1505 Country Club Drive has been determined to be accidental in nature originating i...
Press Release - Apartment Fire on March 4, 2013

Press Release - Apartment Fire on March 4, 2013

Press Release For Immediate Release 03-04-2013   The Arnolds Park/Okoboji Fire and Rescue was dispatched to 1505 Country Club Drive for a structure fire at 2:54PM on Monday, March 4, 2013.  While enroute dispatch advised of multiple calls ...
Press Release - House Fire on Oct. 19, 2012

Press Release - House Fire on Oct. 19, 2012

APO Fire Press Release 10-19-12

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