October is Fire Prevention Month



October is Fire Prevention Month and Le Mars Fire Chief Dave Schipper says the theme for this year is cooking safety.

Schipper says his department will reach out young people, through talks at the schools and literature.

The department is kicking off the month observance with a Pancake and Sausage breakfast this Sunday from 8 a.m. till noon at Le Mars Fire Station Number One, across from the Eagles Club near downtown. Cost is a free will offering.