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129th Annual Meeting

The 129th annual meeting of the Redwood County Farmers Mutual Insurance Company was held at the Wabasso Community Center on March 17, 2018. [caption id="attachment_2327" align="alignright" width="300"] Director/Secretary Karl Ramey reading last years minutes.[/caption] President Kerry Knakmuhs called the meeting to order at 1:35 PM.  The Pledge of Allegiance was said. Manager Karen Weber introduced…
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Kidde Recalls 500K Smoke Detectors

Kidde Recalls 500K Smoke Detectors By Andrew G. Simpson | March 26, 2018 Nearly 500,000 smoke detectors are being recalled by the manufacturer, KIdde. Kidde has voluntarily recalled models PI2010 and PI9010 due to a defect, according to a Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPC) in a bulletin. About 452,000 of the units were sold in the U.S. and another 40,000…
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Top 5 Simple Ways to Prevent Home Fires

Accidental house fires remain a serious safety threat to homeowners, renters, and their families. Each year, roughly 3,400 people are killed in home fires or by burn injuries, making them the third-most-common cause of accidental deaths at home. Eight out of 10 fire-related deaths occur at home—the place that is the very embodiment of comfort…
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