Emergency training at ethanol plant
November 6, 2019
The Glacial Lakes Energy ethanol plant at Mina was the site of a domestic terrorism on October 24, 2019.
Actually the event was an emergency training event.
The Edmunds County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) coordinated with the South Dakota National Guard 82nd Civil Support Team (CST) to conduct the domestic terrorism training event.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) had representatives at the event.
Edmunds County Emergency Manager Leland Treichel said local emergency agencies particpated including the Ipswich Fire Dept. and...