Weather Forecast


Town hall meeting set for flood preparation

The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office of Emergency Management will be hosting a town hall meeting March 24 from 7-9 p.m. on flood preparedness at the Evangelical Covenant Church, located on Hwy 2, west of Bemidj, across from the Amigo Twin Theater. Entry will be the front door to the church.

Topics to be covered include:

• How to fill a sandbag

• How to build a dike with sandbags

• How flood insurance works

• Resources available for flood events in Beltrami County

All citizens who are concerned about possible flooding are urged to attend. Everyone is welcome to attend regardless of what county or area you live in.

Vendors who would like to discuss what they have to offer in the way of supplies or assistance are also welcome. Please email or call Emergency Management Director Beryl Wernberg at 218-333-320 or to be added to the agenda.