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Raft flips on Mendenhall River during tour

...and indicated Alaska Travel Adventures had been notified. It was then, according to first responders, that an incident command center was established to begin the process of finding everyone involved.Meanwhile upstream, Haase had made his...
Police: Grads celebrated responsibly

...drivers and minors consuming alcohol, especially in popular partying spots out the road. JPD parked its Mobile Incident Command vehicle near Eagle Beach and manned it for 24 hours over the weekend.Dallas said officers didn't find or break...
Police to increase road presence for graduation, Memorial Day

...conduct, JPD said. Officers also will be present at the high school graduation ceremonies.The department's Mobile Incident Command vehicle will be stationed on the road system near Eagle Beach. The MIC will be staffed 24 hours a day and will act...
Police blame communication, not Facebook, for mix-up

...serious discipline but we'll have to finish going through the review of what happened."The department uses an incident command system to work such cases, which means that one officer will be in charge. He or she will then delegate tasks to...
The value of volunteer firefighters

...practicing leadership skills, team building, rescues on water or ice, rescues on our trail systems, setting up incident command systems, consulting with other communities, supporting emergency responders at scenes, rescues in the back country...
Train derails in Skagway

...spokesman Jim Strader confirmed they were taken off standby around 4:30 p.m."We are standing down from our incident command mode, and it does not appear that any of the injuries will warrant transport, so we don't expect to receive any...
Alaska State Museum awarded federal grant

...safely move the collection within a tight timeframe. The museum will use the Federal Emergency Management Agency's Incident Command System to manage the complex move into the new facility.Project updates and results will be shared through social...
At rescheduled meeting, Assembly members praise fire response to work with our manager and our clerks to pick that back up.""I'm sure that we'll be looking at our incident command system," Sanford responded, mentioning the possibility of setting up a public information office to handle situations...
Coast Guard shuffle shifting a few jobs north

...command and control functions," McKenzie said. "The realignment of these missions and units closely mirrors the incident command system used by federal agencies for disaster response or large-scale events." Coast Guard officials said no cutters...
Coast Guard Auxiliary sends two to work with FEMA on storm relief

...said. Many auxiliary members have the sort of expertise FEMA is looking for because they are trained to work with incident command systems that the federal government uses, he said. Auxiliarists are volunteers who assist the Coast Guard in areas...


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