Fire department plans open house Oct. 5
The Wadena Fire Department will hold an open house at the southside fire hall from 6-8 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 5.
Fire Prevention Week is Oct. 4-10. The smokehouse will be there for the children. Everyone is welcome to take a close look at the department's firefighting equipment. There will he refreshments, demonstrations and door prizes.
The Wadena Fire Department also reminded residents to make a family escape plan. The plan should include at least two exits, an outside meeting place and should be practiced regularly.