Emergency Drill Today In Renville 05 Jun 14

Emergency Responders from Renville, Danube, Olivia and Sacred Heart, along with Renville County Emergency Management and Ridgewater College rescue crews will be involved in an emergency response exercise today (THU) at the Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar Cooperative in Renville. It’s taking place from 2:30 to 6pm today. The purpose of the exercise is to test and evaluate the facility crisis management plan and the response preparedness of multiple local organizations. There will be up to 112 personnel from 12 different organizations ad agencies involved in this drill. Residents in the area may see several ambulances, fire trucks, police vehicles, and the North Air Care helicopter at the scene.