Emergency Management


The White Earth Emergency Management Department was established July 3, 2006.

The Emergency Manager is responsible for coordinating and implementing emergency plans including the White Earth Emergency Operations Plan and the White Earth Hazardous Mitigation Plan. The Plans address planning, response, recovery on all hazards that may affect the White Earth Reservation. The Emergency Manager Coordinates activities of the various emergency services including the White Earth Police Department, White Earth EMS, White Earth Conservation, White Earth Home Health, The White Earth Health Center, the Shooting Star Casino,  and other organizations.

We work with tribal administration, city, county, local, regional and state organizations as well as public, private and non-profit entities to ensure the safety and security of all citizens and the availability of emergency resources for all.  

For more information contact:

Edward Snetsinger

(218) 935-2488

Email: ed.snetsinger@whiteearth-nsn.gov 



Fire Danger Rating - http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/forestry/fire/firerating_restrictions.html 

For more information on tornado sheltering plans please visit http://www.ready.gov/tornadoes 

Local Warnings, Watches, and Advisories - http://forecast.weather.gov/hazards/?wfo=fgf