Bicyclists Struck While Traveling From Texas to Alaska

According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, a group of 15 bicyclists who were traveling from Texas to Alaska was crossing the bridge when a vehicle struck two women. They were taken to Mercy Hospital in Valley City and treated for non-life-threatening injuries. The driver, Peter Schuck, (88) of Sanborn, North Dakota, left the scene… Continue reading Bicyclists Struck While Traveling From Texas to Alaska

Ask A Trooper: Am I prepared to survive traveling in a ‘life-threatening’ winter storm?

With winter upon us I felt the need to share some insight from our Department of Public Safety blog in reference to winter driving when the weather and road conditions deteriorate. “When the National Weather Service starts using words like “life-threatening,” our Homeland Security and Emergency Management division sits up and pays attention. This ongoing… Continue reading Ask A Trooper: Am I prepared to survive traveling in a ‘life-threatening’ winter storm?

POLK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ADVISE RESIDENTS ABOUT TRAVELING IN BLIZZARD CONDITIONS

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office wants to advise travelers that with the current blizzard, visibility is reduced across most of West Polk County. Some of the Polk County roads are starting to drift and become impassable. Stay home if you do not need to travel. If you are traveling and come up to a drift… Continue reading POLK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ADVISE RESIDENTS ABOUT TRAVELING IN BLIZZARD CONDITIONS