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Public Educator's Newsletter



The Public Educator's Newsletter is a monthly publication with updates and news from the field of fire prevention education. If you would like to be on the Public Educator's Newsletter mailing list or have an idea for the newsletter, contact Amanda Swenson, fire and life Safety educator, at amanda.swenson@state.mn.us. You can also contact Amanda for archived versions of the newsletter. 

2018

December Edition

Here are some of the topics you will find in this edition:

  • Holiday fire safety
  • Fire safety video: No Time to Spare
  • Put a freeze on winter fires

November Edition

Here are some of the topics you will find in this edition:

  • Fire Safety and Prevention Grants
  • Fire Risk in 2016
  • Thanksgiving fire safety

October Edition

Here are some of the topics you will find in this edition:

  • Close before you doze
  • Power strip or surge protector
  • Facts about chimney fires

September Edition

Here are some of the topics you will find in this edition:

  • Look. Listen. Learn
  • YFIRES update
  • Help Mikey find his way to safety

August Edition

Here are some of the topics you will find in this edition:

  • Public Education Awards
  • National Preparedness Month
  • Town/Gown fire safety

July Edition

Here are some of the topics you will find in this edition:

  • Registration open for training
  • You can be the hero someone needs
  • When 9-1-1 isn't enough

June Edition

Here are some of the topics you will find in this edition:

  • YFPI program manager
  • It's a busy season for youth-set fires
  • Upcoming training

May Edition

Here are some of the topics you will find in this edition:

  • Fire prevention open house
  • Protect yourself from CO wherever you are
  • New YFPI program manager

April Edition

Here are some of the topics you will find in this edition:

  • Save the date: NFPA & SFMD Safety Summit
  • Wildfire Community Preparedness Day
  • New alarms landing on shelves

March Edition

Here are some of the topics you will find in this edition:

  • State Fire Marshal Conference
  • Tribal youth fire intervention
  • Pictograph webinar

February Edition

Here are some of the topics you will find in this edition:

  • 2017 Fire Prevention and Safety Grants
  • Youth fire prevention intervention training
  • Spotlight on Education

January Edition

Here are some of the topics you will find in this edition:

  • Vacant residential building fires.
  • Winter fire safety
  • Youth fire prevention and intervention training.