west central Minnesota

Tips for Surviving a Business Fire

Tips for Surviving a Business Fire

Like many small business owners, Todd Quick and Jake Eggert never expected disaster to hit them.

They realized how wrong they were in 2012, when lightning struck their adjoining businesses in Parkers Prairie. The resulting fire destroyed inventory, tools and the buildings. They also temporarily lost a way to make a living.

Helping Child Care Providers Prepare for an Emergency

Helping Child Care Providers Prepare for an Emergency

Child care providers have a unique place and role in times of disaster. Their ability to be prepared and quickly recover post disaster is instrumental in the overall recovery process of the community.