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2 wildfires in Alaska threaten homes, force evacuations

...conditions now."It's in the 80s right now, and we usually don't get that kind of weather," said Casey Cook, the emergency manager for the Matanuska-Susitna Borough. "So all those combine to make it a very heavy fire fuel area."

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-16/willow-wildfire-quickly-grows
State
New training encourages students to attack school shooters if necessary

...school shooter, someone already in the building. "Violence has now moved into our schools," Hatch said. City Emergency Manager Tom Mattice said the way adults respond to emergencies is often ingrained at a young age, so the goal is to teach...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-12/new-training-encourages-students-attack
Local
State to send generator to village without power for nearly a week

...emergency concerns at this point, Zidek said. Residents have expressed concerns, however, about food spoiling, and emergency managers are working with nongovernment food-resource partners to supply replacement food in response to any spoilage...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-14/state-send-generator-village-without-po
State
Police & Fire for Friday, Jan. 23, 2015

...No visible damage to structures, and the building's owners or managers were contacted, as was the city's emergency manager and the city manager. Regarding the vehicle fire, CCFR said they received a report of the fire on Mendenhall Loop...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-23/police-fire-friday-jan-23-2015
Local
Michigan close to banning student-athlete unions

...down the measure this year, saying the provisions were in a bill that was originally drafted to address powers of emergency managers - violating the state constitution's "change of purpose" clause.

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-12-17/michigan-close-banning-student-athlete
Sports
Homes in Alaska village of Huslia threatened by erosion

...Service and has been communicating with the Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management.State emergency managers said they are standing by for any requests for assistance.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-08/homes-alaska-village-huslia-threatened-
State
Understanding climate change impacts vital for Alaska industries

...Ready Nation." This includes redirecting the weather workforce to focus more on partnering and communicating with emergency managers and local stakeholders. We also need to improve our weather and climate research to ensure the U.S. remains the world...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-01-22/understanding-climate-change-impacts-
Opinion
US tsunami warning centers open despite shutdown

...said. It better communicates its overall mission to primary customers including state warning points and other emergency managers, the U.S. Coast Guard, Department of Defense and weather forecast offices."The previous name caused some...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-10-05/us-tsunami-warning-centers-open-despite
State
Homes in Alaska village threatened by erosion

...Service and has been communicating with the Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management.State emergency managers said they are standing by for any requests for assistance.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-09/homes-alaska-village-threatened-erosion
State
Health advocates meet to discuss community health center

...has one of the highest homeless populations per capita in the country, she said.Aiding Women in Abuse and Rape Emergencies manager Mandy O'Neal Cole said at the end of the meeting that a community health center is not a plausible replacement...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-09-10/health-advocates-meet-discuss-community
Local

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