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Teacher shot on college campus

...students at the university's Delta Music Institute when he and the students received a message through the university's alert system."Everybody's phone just sort of went off at the same time," Abraham said. Then a staff member came in and told...
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Chile confronts major quake with ease

...seismologists said Chile's heavy investment in structural reinforcement of buildings and constant refinement of its tsunami alert system helped prevent what would have been a catastrophe in less prepared nations."Chile has good codes and good compliance...
Nation and World
Alaska Science Forum: Citizen science, social media meets the aurora, which increased in subscribers by 100 percent after the St. Patrick's Day storm, will be more than an alert system for the presence of aurora overhead.One of those citizen scientists could be at the footprint of a magnetic field...
A 'devastating' attack on airwaves

...100,000 Alaskans" - with no over-air service.ARCS also happens to be the backbone of the state's emergency alert system, Legere said, noting the irony that the proposed cut came in the same week as the anniversary of the 1964 Good Friday...
Budget cuts cut vulnerable populations the deepest

...second largest in recorded history - a finance subcommittee proposed to gut the program that includes the emergency alert system. It's also notable that public media is most crucial to rural residents who have limited or no access to other forms...
Alaska adopts 'Silver Alerts' for missing adults

...Department of Public Safety is implementing a new alert system to help notify the public when a vulnerable...Megan Peters. Peters said the "Alaska Silver Alert" system is similar to the Amber Alert system, which notifies the public of certain child...
Police & Fire for Thursday, June 14, 2012

...Tuesday, Capital City Fire and Rescue units were dispatched to Glacier Spur Road and cancelled en route for a medical alert system that was activated in error.? At 11:56 a.m. Tuesday, EMS care was given to a minor patient on View Drive, and...
Borough panel talks emergency response

...Gwaii in the evening and could be felt in parts of Southeast Alaska (, the Emergency Alert System was activated to warn Southeast Alaska residents of the tsunami danger.While the tsunami warning was only for areas...
City to upgrade emergency communication, preparedness still key

...isn't going to work any better than the emergency alert system as is. He said if a person is really anxious to to be prepared and not to count on the emergency alert system.To prepare yourself and your family, visit juneau...
Alaska Briefs

...100,000 bail. Alaska's Amber Alert system almost ready ANCHORAGE - The state's Amber Alert system should be running by the first...without the child abduction emergency alert system. The state troopers and the Alaska...


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