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Troopers: Alaskans can get Amber alerts by email, text

...they can sign up anytime to receive notification of Amber alerts via cell phone or email.The national AMBER Alert Program...providers are able to help Alaskans sign up for wireless Amber alerts on cell phones.To sign up for email notification of...
Errors could weaken trust in Amber alerts

ANCHORAGE - It was only a test.
Statewide test of EAS system set for Wednesday state television stations, satellite and cable television services and radio stations, the release states. The EAS is designed to allow authorities to deliver emergency information, such as AMBER alerts and severe weather warnings.
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Alaska Digest

...program as vital to the safety of children, program administrators encourage wireless subscribers to sign up for Wireless AMBER Alerts at . The program, created after the 1996 abduction and murder of 9-year-old Amber...
'AMBER' an important new face on Facebook

...been created for each state, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands and the District of Columbia. Users can share the AMBER Alerts with friends. "Everyone at Facebook feels a responsibility to help protect children and, as a former federal prosecutor...
State tests nation's emergency alert system

...well-versed in similar exercises conducted through the national public warning system to test tsunami warnings and Amber Alerts within the largest state in the country. Alaska's extreme isolation also cuts down on the chance of the test reaching...


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