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San Antonio Express-News
Rural Missouri gets ready for influx of eclipse watchersshould also watch for pedestrians along roadways — some more focused on the sky
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 hours ago
should also watch for pedestrians along roadways — some more focused on the sky than the vehicles around them. The state's Emergency Operations Center opened Friday in preparation for any eclipse-related problems, and state officials said cities... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
Emergency response teams prepared for eclipsewhen the most drivers are expected to be on roads. The Boone County Office of
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 9 hours ago
when the most drivers are expected to be on roads. The Boone County Office of Emergency Management is opening up the emergency operations center inside the county’s emergency communications center on Monday for any local or state agencies to... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Letters to the Editor, Aug. 21, 2017: More emergency response team training scheduled for Septembermembers responded to search their neighborhoods and make radio reports of condi
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
members responded to search their neighborhoods and make radio reports of conditions that were relayed to the Monterey City Emergency Operations Center. CERT communications can function when all phone and electrical services fail. CERT uses a FEMA... Read more
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Vail Daily
Eagle County hosts free webinars about in-home radon, Aug. 22 and Sept. 12cost effectively be addressed. • Incorporating Radon in New Home Construction,
Vail Daily / Posted 16 hours ago
cost effectively be addressed. • Incorporating Radon in New Home Construction, 1 to 3 p.m. Aug. 22, 500 Broadway in Eagle (Emergency Operations Center, Garden Level of Eagle County building) — This two-hour program will detail common approaches... Read more
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The Hill
States prepare for massive influx of eclipse visitorsagencies have been working on plans to handle tourists since March, the state D
The Hill / Posted 21 hours ago
agencies have been working on plans to handle tourists since March, the state Department of Public Safety said. Missouri’s Emergency Operations Center opened Friday. Jefferson City is the only capital in the country in the path of the totality —... Read more
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Salon.com
Cities need more than air conditioning to get through future heat waveshealth, architecture and planning departments are also discussing heat prepared
Salon.com / Posted 23 hours ago
health, architecture and planning departments are also discussing heat preparedness challenges with the Cleveland emergency operations center and local community development corporations. Current efforts focus on setting up additional... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Emergency Operations Center open as part of state's eclipse planJEFFERSON CITY – In preparation for a large number of visitors to Missouri for
KOMU Columbia / Posted 23 hours ago
JEFFERSON CITY – In preparation for a large number of visitors to Missouri for Monday's solar eclipse, the State Emergency Operations Center opened Friday and will remain open through Tuesday, August 22nd. Missouri Department of Public Safety... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Hot Springs Officials Praise Police Response to Demonstrationprepared for and executed a successful community safety plan today. Having wit
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted yesterday
prepared for and executed a successful community safety plan today. Having witnessed firsthand the efforts of those in the Emergency Operations Center, I would like to thank all the employees of the City of Hot Springs; City Manager’s office; Chief... Read more
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The Morning Call
Boston braces for far-right demonstrators and large counter-protestThe department also will monitor social media and be prepared for counter-prote
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
The department also will monitor social media and be prepared for counter-protests. “We will also activate the City’s Emergency Operations Center on Saturday to monitor the event and coordinate with other local and state agencies for resources... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Boston braces for far-right demonstrators and large counter-protestThe department also will monitor social media and be prepared for counter-prote
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
The department also will monitor social media and be prepared for counter-protests. “We will also activate the City’s Emergency Operations Center on Saturday to monitor the event and coordinate with other local and state agencies for resources... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Boston braces for far-right demonstrators and large counter-protestThe department also will monitor social media and be prepared for counter-prote
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
The department also will monitor social media and be prepared for counter-protests. “We will also activate the City’s Emergency Operations Center on Saturday to monitor the event and coordinate with other local and state agencies for resources... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Boston braces for far-right demonstrators and large counter-protestThe department also will monitor social media and be prepared for counter-prote
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
The department also will monitor social media and be prepared for counter-protests. “We will also activate the City’s Emergency Operations Center on Saturday to monitor the event and coordinate with other local and state agencies for resources... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Employees evaluated after possible lightning strike at Harford 911 Center FridayThe building housing Harford County Emergency Operations Center was possibly st
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
The building housing Harford County Emergency Operations Center was possibly struck by lightning as thunderstorms rolled through the late Friday afternoon into Friday evening, the county government confirmed. Nine employees were taken University of... Read more
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ABC Montana
Evacuations expand in Ravalli County and FlorenceFire Information tent at Farmer's State Bank. Fire Information can be found by
ABC Montana / Posted 2 days ago
Fire Information tent at Farmer's State Bank. Fire Information can be found by calling 406-272-5433. The Ravalli County Emergency Operations Center can be reached at 375-6650 for evacuation information. Because of the potential for a dangerous... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Hernando readies for possible rally at county's Confederate monumentLen Sossamon, who Douglas said was meeting with Hernando County Sheriff Al Nien
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Len Sossamon, who Douglas said was meeting with Hernando County Sheriff Al Nienhuis and several top-ranking deputies at the Emergency Operations Center. At about 1 p.m., Denise Moloney, spokeswoman for the sheriff, said information about the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Emergency operations activated for eclipse dutiesfor a large number of visitors to Missouri and the potential for increased traf
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
for a large number of visitors to Missouri and the potential for increased traffic and eclipse-related issues, the State Emergency Operations Center will be activated through Tuesday to monitor conditions and respond to possible requests for... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
KY Emergency Management activated for solar eclipseThe Kentucky Emergency Management (KYEM) will activate the State Emergency Oper
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
The Kentucky Emergency Management (KYEM) will activate the State Emergency Operations Center in Frankfort and a Regional Response Coordination Center in Hopkinsville, Kentucky for the August 21st solar eclipse. Both centers will open Saturday,... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
KY Emergency Management activated for solar eclipseThe Kentucky Emergency Management (KYEM) will activate the State Emergency Oper
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
The Kentucky Emergency Management (KYEM) will activate the State Emergency Operations Center in Frankfort and a Regional Response Coordination Center in Hopkinsville, Kentucky for the August 21st solar eclipse. Both centers will open Saturday,... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Safety Concerns for Dallas Rally Against Confed. Monumentshighest priority. The statement said officers will be in the crowd and prepare
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
highest priority. The statement said officers will be in the crowd and prepared with quick response teams. The Dallas Emergency Operations Center will be activated to communicate with other agencies if extra support is needed. No permit is... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Jefferson City Emergency Center to be open for solar eclipseThe Missouri State Emergency Operations Center will be activated Friday, August
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
The Missouri State Emergency Operations Center will be activated Friday, August 18 through Tuesday, August 22 to monitor conditions and respond to possible requests for assistance. The Department of Public Safety, State Emergency Management Agency,... Read more
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Ogle County News
County board takes no action on litigationissues. In other business, Long Range Planning Committee Chairman Don Griffin,
Ogle County News / Posted 3 days ago
issues. In other business, Long Range Planning Committee Chairman Don Griffin, Oregon, said the renovations to the Emergency Operations Center in Rochelle are expected to be completed by the end of the month. The county purchased the... Read more
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Lake County Journal
FEMA to begin flood damage estimates in McHenry, Lake countieswill cost. “You’re talking about millions of dollars of damage seen and unseen
Lake County Journal / Posted 3 days ago
will cost. “You’re talking about millions of dollars of damage seen and unseen,” Keller said. In Springfield, the State Emergency Operations Center was activated for two weeks to help residents within these four counties and throughout northwest... Read more
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Northwest Herald
FEMA to begin flood damage estimates in McHenry, Lake countieswill cost. “You’re talking about millions of dollars of damage seen and unseen
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
will cost. “You’re talking about millions of dollars of damage seen and unseen,” Keller said. In Springfield, the State Emergency Operations Center was activated for two weeks to help residents within these four counties and throughout northwest... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Sebastian County sheriff offers plans to reduce jail crowdingwith conversion of offices to hold the women prisoners, the sheriff's office an
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
with conversion of offices to hold the women prisoners, the sheriff's office and 911 call center would move to the county's Emergency Operations Center at Fort Smith's southeast border at Chaffee Crossing. Hollenbeck didn't have a cost estimate for... Read more
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The Star
A nearly total eclipse set for Mondayexperts warn that viewing an eclipse must be done safely. According to power p
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
experts warn that viewing an eclipse must be done safely. According to power point training provided to the Gulf County Emergency Operations Center by WatherSTEM, viewers of an eclipse are strongly recommended to use approved solar safety... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Dallas Rally Planned as Confederate Statue Debate Escalatesa city press release said police will be prepared with officers in the crowd an
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
a city press release said police will be prepared with officers in the crowd and a quick-response team. The Dallas Emergency Operations Center will be operating to coordinate with other state and local law enforcement agencies in case... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Virginia Fire Departments Send Crews to Charlottesvillesaid fire departments have a statewide mutual-aid agreement in which department
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 4 days ago
said fire departments have a statewide mutual-aid agreement in which departments can request needed crews from the Virginia Emergency Operations Center. In a Facebook post , the Charlottesville Fire Department listed and thanked all the fire... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Local, state agencies in Kansas prepare for thousands of visitors during eclipseespecially in anticipation of congested roads. The Kansas Division of Emergenc
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
especially in anticipation of congested roads. The Kansas Division of Emergency Management will activate the State Emergency Operations Center from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday. The center provides support to local jurisdictions in the event... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Local, state agencies prepare for thousands of visitors during eclipseespecially in anticipation of congested roads. The Kansas Division of Emergenc
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
especially in anticipation of congested roads. The Kansas Division of Emergency Management will activate the State Emergency Operations Center from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday. The center provides support to local jurisdictions in the event... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Virginia fire departments send crews to Charlottesvillesaid fire departments have a statewide mutual-aid agreement in which department
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 4 days ago
said fire departments have a statewide mutual-aid agreement in which departments can request needed crews from the Virginia Emergency Operations Center. In a Facebook post , the Charlottesville Fire Department listed and thanked all the fire... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Ogle County Board discusses, but takes no action, on Oregon litigationthe city’s attorney, Paul Chadwick. The City Council discussed the letter Aug.
SaukValley.com / Posted 5 days ago
the city’s attorney, Paul Chadwick. The City Council discussed the letter Aug. 8 in closed session, but took no action. Emergency Operations Center renovations Also Tuesday, Long Range Planning Committee Chairman Don Griffin said Emergency... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Mayor: Turbine repaired, all 26 generators have arrived in New Orleansto 7 p.m. for non-emergency services and general information. 311 will maintain
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 days ago
to 7 p.m. for non-emergency services and general information. 311 will maintain these hours daily at this time. The City’s Emergency Operations Center will remain open and staffed until further notice. At this time, drinking water and sewerage... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Mayor: Turbine repaired, all 26 generators have arrived in New Orleansto 7 p.m. for non-emergency services and general information. 311 will maintain
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 6 days ago
to 7 p.m. for non-emergency services and general information. 311 will maintain these hours daily at this time. The City’s Emergency Operations Center will remain open and staffed until further notice. At this time, drinking water and sewerage... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Mayor: Turbine repaired, all 26 generators have arrived in New Orleansto 7 p.m. for non-emergency services and general information. 311 will maintain
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
to 7 p.m. for non-emergency services and general information. 311 will maintain these hours daily at this time. The City’s Emergency Operations Center will remain open and staffed until further notice. At this time, drinking water and sewerage... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mayor: Turbine repaired, all 26 generators have arrived in New Orleansto 7 p.m. for non-emergency services and general information. 311 will maintain
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 6 days ago
to 7 p.m. for non-emergency services and general information. 311 will maintain these hours daily at this time. The City’s Emergency Operations Center will remain open and staffed until further notice. At this time, drinking water and sewerage... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa back-to-school event promotes safetyPress Gazette @aliciaadamsSRPG MILTON — Santa Rosa County Emergency Management
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Press Gazette @aliciaadamsSRPG MILTON — Santa Rosa County Emergency Management held a Back to School Safety Bash at the Emergency Operations Center in Milton. The event educated the community on safety; guests could visit with police officers,... Read more
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NBC Washington
Virginia Governor to Attend Sunday Church in Charlottesvillescheduled to visit Mount Zion First African Baptist Church and Visit First Bapt
NBC Washington / Posted 8 days ago
scheduled to visit Mount Zion First African Baptist Church and Visit First Baptist Church. Stopped by the Charlottesville emergency operations center to hear the latest from CPD Chief Thomas and his dedicated team.... Read more
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First Coast News
Gatlinburg wildfire: Some deaths came from unusual causes, autopsies showcould exceed a billion dollars. The records don't hold all the answers. A mass
First Coast News / Posted 8 days ago
could exceed a billion dollars. The records don't hold all the answers. A massive power failure that night shut down the emergency operations center where authorities directed the city's initial response to the blaze, along with the police... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mom and daughters killed in Gatlingburg fires were trying to escapeengulfed the city in flames. Communication that night was wiped out for hours,
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
engulfed the city in flames. Communication that night was wiped out for hours, as a massive power failure shut down the emergency operations centers where the city directed it's initial response to the blaze. Another angle of the burned down... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Gatlinburg wildfire: Some deaths came from unusual causes, autopsies showcould exceed a billion dollars. The records don't hold all the answers. A mass
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
could exceed a billion dollars. The records don't hold all the answers. A massive power failure that night shut down the emergency operations center where authorities directed the city's initial response to the blaze, along with the police... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Gatlinburg Wildfire: Some Deaths Came From Unusual Causes, Autopsies Showcould exceed a billion dollars. The records don't hold all the answers. A mass
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 9 days ago
could exceed a billion dollars. The records don't hold all the answers. A massive power failure that night shut down the emergency operations center where authorities directed the city's initial response to the blaze, along with the police... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Gatlinburg wildfire: Some deaths came from unusual causes, autopsies showcould exceed a billion dollars. The records don't hold all the answers. A mass
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 9 days ago
could exceed a billion dollars. The records don't hold all the answers. A massive power failure that night shut down the emergency operations center where authorities directed the city's initial response to the blaze, along with the police... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Gatlinburg wildfire: Some deaths came from unusual causes, autopsies showcould exceed a billion dollars. The records don't hold all the answers. A mass
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 9 days ago
could exceed a billion dollars. The records don't hold all the answers. A massive power failure that night shut down the emergency operations center where authorities directed the city's initial response to the blaze, along with the police... Read more
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Daily Mail
Autopsies show three victims of Gatlinburg fire died from other causesmore than 85,000 marriages. Communication that night was wiped out for hours,
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
more than 85,000 marriages. Communication that night was wiped out for hours, as a massive power failure shut down the emergency operations centers where the city directed it's initial response to the blaze. Another angle of the burned down... Read more
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ajc.com
Some deaths in Gatlinburg wildfire came from unusual causes, autopsies showcould exceed a billion dollars. The records don't hold all the answers. A mass
ajc.com / Posted 10 days ago
could exceed a billion dollars. The records don't hold all the answers. A massive power failure that night shut down the emergency operations center where authorities directed the city's initial response to the blaze, along with the police... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Some deaths in Gatlinburg wildfire came from unusual causes, autopsies showcould exceed a billion dollars. The records don't hold all the answers. A mass
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 10 days ago
could exceed a billion dollars. The records don't hold all the answers. A massive power failure that night shut down the emergency operations center where authorities directed the city's initial response to the blaze, along with the police... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Some deaths in Gatlinburg wildfire came from unusual causes, autopsies showcould exceed a billion dollars. The records don't hold all the answers. A mass
Dayton Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
could exceed a billion dollars. The records don't hold all the answers. A massive power failure that night shut down the emergency operations center where authorities directed the city's initial response to the blaze, along with the police... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
What's Happening in Santa Rosa County10, Tiger Point Community Center, 1370 Tiger Park Lane, Gulf Breeze Fire Depar
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
10, Tiger Point Community Center, 1370 Tiger Park Lane, Gulf Breeze Fire Department Executive Group — 6:30 p.m. Aug. 14, Emergency Operations Center, 4499 Pine Forest Road, Milton Blackwater Soil and Water Conservation District — 7:30 a.m. Aug.... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
SF's Emergency Operations Would Coordinate Response Planand threats against U.S. allies, questions have emerged about how prepared big
NBC Bay Area / Posted 11 days ago
and threats against U.S. allies, questions have emerged about how prepared big cities are for an attack. San Francisco's emergency operations center is prepared for just about any emergency. "We take an all-hazards approach," said Francis Zamora... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa County Emergency Management hosts Back to School Safety Bash— Santa Rosa County Emergency Management will hold a Back to School Safety Bash
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
— Santa Rosa County Emergency Management will hold a Back to School Safety Bash from 5-7 p.m. Aug. 10 at the Emergency Operations Center, 4499 Pine Forest Road in Milton. The free event will feature food, fire trucks, an ambulance,... Read more
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