The post by the City of Janesville states that if not enough people 'power down' their air conditioning units, they may have to manually take portions of the town that lack 'critical infrastructure' and turn off the power.
One Minnesota brewery is doubling down on reminding you to not only recycle your cans but if you get one of their 'Xtra' cans to remove the glued-on label BEFORE tossing that can into the recycling bin!
WJON's Small Town Friday series took us this time to Rice, Minnesota. Rice is a community of 1,275 people, located in Benton County north of Sauk Rapids. For this feature I talked with Mary Ostby from the Benton County Historical Society, Rice Mayor Brian Skroch and Rice Police Chief Ross Hamann.