Safety lessons for local youth
November 3, 2021
Safety Day was held earlier this year in Ipswich for youth from Edmunds and McPherson counties, including students from five schools - Ipswich, Edmunds Central, Bowdle, Eureka and Leola.
The camp was open to youth ages 8-13 with counselors provided by the local 4-H programs.
Presenters were from the local EMS, Sheriff's Department, S.D. Highway Patrol, electric company, implements, along with specialized safety equipment from local ag cooperatives.
Youth were given hands-on opportunities to see what happens in a variety of situations. Classes included safety information on power lines, f...
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