Mayor Darrell Bjerke used his section of Monday night’s Beulah City Council meeting agenda to express his displeasure with the activities of the group of south side residents who are agitating for an increased response to flooding problems in that part of Beulah.
Is the public concerned with the flu this winter? If the recent public health immunization clinic held last week in Beulah is any indication, then yes is the answer.
Representatives of south side residents met with members of the Beulah City Council and the North Dakota Department of Emergency Services to discuss what steps were being taken to reduce future flood damage and assist individual homeowners in case of a future flood.
Changes have been made to the usual routine for flu shots provided by Mercer County Public Health offices, a Custer Health District service. The Beulah Civic Center will be the only location of the public health Seasonal Immunization Clinic that in past years traveled to each community in the county.
The wet spring and summer is paying dividends for farmers as small grain yields around the area are excellent. But that same cool wet weather could be costing some money as protein levels are low.