…HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 8 PM CDT SATURDAY…* WHAT…Heat index values up to 110 expected.* WHERE…All of North Iowa and Southern Minnesota.* WHEN…From 1 PM to 8 PM CDT Saturday.* IMPACTS…Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat illnesses to occur, particularly those working or participating outdoor activities.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing when possible. To reduce risk during outdoor work, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency! Call 9 1 1.
The funeral takes place today of a Drumkeen man killed in tragic circumstances.Norman Frizzell died on Thursday afternoon while cutting trees close to his home.An investigation is being carried out into how the father of five died. It is thought he may have suffered a blow either from the machinery he was using or from a falling piece of tree.The death of the well-known and hugely respected mechanic has sent shockwaves through the local community.Mr Frizzell, who was 66, will be buried after funeral service at Convoy Reformed Presbyterian Church at 2pm.He is survived his loving wife Sheila, son Mark, daughters Norma, Caroline, Ruth and Daphne, son-in-law Blane, daughter-in-law Denise, grandson Dylan, brother Robin and his wife Heather and the wider family circle. FUNERAL TODAY OF TRAGIC DRUMKEEN MAN was last modified: December 29th, 2012 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:accidentDrumkeenfuneralNorman Frizzell