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Mashable
Police warn people on Facebook not to fly their drones near wildfiresdrone flying near a wildfire in Northern California forced helicopters to stay
Mashable / Posted an hour ago
drone flying near a wildfire in Northern California forced helicopters to stay grounded — and the California High Patrol (CHP) was not happy about it. On Sunday, it posted an all-uppercase warning to the public on Facebook: "FIRE FIGHTING PLANES... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Fires Test Cellphone Emergency Alert Systemout undo fear and undo panic, but also that the right people make the right dec
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 2 hours ago
out undo fear and undo panic, but also that the right people make the right decisions at the right time," Hutton said. How CHP is Dealing With More People Walking on Freeways LA city's last wireless emergency alert in August 2016 described an... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Bakersfield man leads authorities on pursuit in Santa Margaritathe intersection of Yerba Buena Avenue without his seatbelt on. This occurred a
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 3 hours ago
the intersection of Yerba Buena Avenue without his seatbelt on. This occurred at about 6:07 p.m. on October 14. When the CHP officer tried to stop Cruz for not wearing his seatbelt, Cruz allegedly sped away and a police chase began. The pursuit... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Residents share appreciation for exhausted fire crewsTHEY are of US for our hospitality,” Hillard wrote. “I don’t know how we can ev
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 4 hours ago
THEY are of US for our hospitality,” Hillard wrote. “I don’t know how we can ever thank all of the fire, police, CHP, sheriff, national guard, PG&E, 911 operators, medical staff, volunteers etc. for everything they have done.” Rohnert... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Live updates: Last missing person in Yuba County fires found alive; death toll at 41Patrol officials said. The tanker was going downhill when it lost control, went
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
Patrol officials said. The tanker was going downhill when it lost control, went down an embankment and overturned, the CHP said. The driver was a contract firefighter, the CHP said. The firefighter’s name has not been released. 7:15 a.m.... Read more
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The Mercury News
Firefighters say drones interfered with their work — one pilot arrestedFLY IF YOUR DRONE IS IN THE AIR! Land them if you want these fires out!” And p
The Mercury News / Posted 7 hours ago
FLY IF YOUR DRONE IS IN THE AIR! Land them if you want these fires out!” And putting a finer point on the warning, the CHP added this: “drone pilot has been arrested in Petaluma.” Firefighters hate amateur drones because they can cause serious... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Cal Fire credited with saving 40,000 Willie Bird turkeysmore than a fire and roadblocks to slow the Benedettis down. They got their fe
Petluma360.com / Posted 8 hours ago
more than a fire and roadblocks to slow the Benedettis down. They got their feed trucks through last Monday, but when the CHP blocked them Tuesday, they called the California Poultry Federation. Then the state Department of Food and Agriculture.... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Redding police search for stabbing suspectHe said she was a white female in her mid-30s. Witnesses described her and a ve
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 12 hours ago
He said she was a white female in her mid-30s. Witnesses described her and a vehicle she was seen driving. Officers and CHP canvassed they area. They found the suspect vehicle on Cedars Road but the suspect was not inside. Officers said they... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Californians say they didn’t receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol’s ability to use the WEA system “is limited only to Amber Alerts
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 13 hours ago
Highway Patrol’s ability to use the WEA system “is limited only to Amber Alerts,” said Sgt. Robert Nackey, “so the CHP wouldn’t have been able to use the early-warning system to put out information regarding fires.” What alerts were... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Californians say they didn't receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts
KGTV San Diego / Posted 15 hours ago
Highway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts," said Sgt. Robert Nackey, "so the CHP wouldn't have been able to use the early-warning system to put out information regarding fires." What alerts were... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Californians say they didn't receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 15 hours ago
Highway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts," said Sgt. Robert Nackey, "so the CHP wouldn't have been able to use the early-warning system to put out information regarding fires." What alerts were... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Californians say they didn't receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 15 hours ago
Highway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts," said Sgt. Robert Nackey, "so the CHP wouldn't have been able to use the early-warning system to put out information regarding fires." What alerts were... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Californians say they didn't receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 15 hours ago
Highway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts," said Sgt. Robert Nackey, "so the CHP wouldn't have been able to use the early-warning system to put out information regarding fires." What alerts were... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Californians say they didn't receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 15 hours ago
Highway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts," said Sgt. Robert Nackey, "so the CHP wouldn't have been able to use the early-warning system to put out information regarding fires." What alerts were... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Californians say they didn't receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts
KIVI Boise / Posted 15 hours ago
Highway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts," said Sgt. Robert Nackey, "so the CHP wouldn't have been able to use the early-warning system to put out information regarding fires." What alerts were... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Californians say they didn't receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 15 hours ago
Highway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts," said Sgt. Robert Nackey, "so the CHP wouldn't have been able to use the early-warning system to put out information regarding fires." What alerts were... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Police cite drone operator, CHP warns against drone use in area of Wine Country firesFire is reporting drones in the Petaluma area. FIRE FIGHTING PLANES CANNOT FLY
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 19 hours ago
Fire is reporting drones in the Petaluma area. FIRE FIGHTING PLANES CANNOT FLY IF YOUR DRONE IS IN THE AIR!" the CHP post read. "Land them if you want these fires out!" The Petaluma Police Department said they had cited a drone user on... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Californians say they didn't receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 23 hours ago
Highway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts," said Sgt. Robert Nackey, "so the CHP wouldn't have been able to use the early-warning system to put out information regarding fires." What alerts were... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Californians say they didn't receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts
FOX Carolina / Posted 23 hours ago
Highway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts," said Sgt. Robert Nackey, "so the CHP wouldn't have been able to use the early-warning system to put out information regarding fires." What alerts were... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Californians say they didn't receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 23 hours ago
Highway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts," said Sgt. Robert Nackey, "so the CHP wouldn't have been able to use the early-warning system to put out information regarding fires." What alerts were... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Californians Say They Didn’t Receive Emergency Wildfire AlertsHighway Patrol’s ability to use the WEA system “is limited only to Amber Alerts
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 23 hours ago
Highway Patrol’s ability to use the WEA system “is limited only to Amber Alerts,” said Sgt. Robert Nackey, “so the CHP wouldn’t have been able to use the early-warning system to put out information regarding fires.”What alerts were... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Californians say they didn't receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 23 hours ago
Highway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts," said Sgt. Robert Nackey, "so the CHP wouldn't have been able to use the early-warning system to put out information regarding fires." What alerts were... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Californians say they didn't receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 23 hours ago
Highway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts," said Sgt. Robert Nackey, "so the CHP wouldn't have been able to use the early-warning system to put out information regarding fires." What alerts were... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Californians say they didn’t receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol’s ability to use the WEA system “is limited only to Amber Alerts
FOX 13 Utah / Posted yesterday
Highway Patrol’s ability to use the WEA system “is limited only to Amber Alerts,” said Sgt. Robert Nackey, “so the CHP wouldn’t have been able to use the early-warning system to put out information regarding fires.” What alerts were... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Brush Fire Near Homes in Novato Prompts Evacuationssaid. The blaze was burning between San Marin Drive and Delong Avenue, and smo
NBC Bay Area / Posted yesterday
said. The blaze was burning between San Marin Drive and Delong Avenue, and smoke is visible from the freeway, the CHP said. The Novato Police Department shut down streets in the area and are asking the public to avoid the area, the CHP... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Motorcyclist survives crash with minivan in La Mesanear Grossmont Center in La Mesa at about noon, according to the California Hig
KGTV San Diego / Posted yesterday
near Grossmont Center in La Mesa at about noon, according to the California Highway Patrol. Passing motorists stopped to move the motorcyclist out of traffic lanes, the CHP said, and one person was taken to a nearby hospital with minor i... Read more
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The Mercury News
Redwood City: 20-mile wrong-way drive on I-280 ends in major crash; DUI suspecteddriven by Edwin Rodriguez, 25, continued traveling in the wrong direction as th
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
driven by Edwin Rodriguez, 25, continued traveling in the wrong direction as the freeway turned into Interstate 280. THe CHP set up spike strips at Sand Hill road to stop Rodriguez but he hit a Ford van driven by a 50-year-old San Jose man before... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
LIVE BLOG: Get the Latest on Northern California Wildfires29 people have died in these fires. Some good news from the Tubbs Fire. Cal Fi
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
29 people have died in these fires. Some good news from the Tubbs Fire. Cal Fire reports 10 percent containment. CHP asking Big Rigs to avoid using 80 EB/WB through Solano County to keep 80 as clear as they can for evacuation assistance.... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Lightning strike injures workersstuff 0A0871E9-1636-49F4-9041-2E36E2BB5333 Entertainment Colossal Lightning
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
stuff 0A0871E9-1636-49F4-9041-2E36E2BB5333 Entertainment Colossal Lightning Strike Illuminates Sky Over Novato. Credit - CHP Marin via Storyful0:30 California Highway Patrol officers captured a spectacular lightning strike streaking across the... Read more
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News.com.au
Lightning strike injures workersColossal Lightning Strike Illuminates Sky Over Novato. Credit - CHP Marin via S
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
Colossal Lightning Strike Illuminates Sky Over Novato. Credit - CHP Marin via Storyful0:30 California Highway Patrol officers captured a spectacular lightning strike streaking across the sky in Novato, California, on September 11. The National... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
‘Stay Strong, Santa Rosa:’ American Flag Waves Above the RubbleROSA — As homes fell to Northern California’s wildfires, several moments of bea
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
ROSA — As homes fell to Northern California’s wildfires, several moments of beauty were discovered among the ash and ruin. CHP Auburn posted a photograph Saturday of an American flag still flying half-staff with the blackened remains of a home... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Californians say they didn’t receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol’s ability to use the WEA system “is limited only to Amber Alerts
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 days ago
Highway Patrol’s ability to use the WEA system “is limited only to Amber Alerts,” said Sgt. Robert Nackey, “so the CHP wouldn’t have been able to use the early-warning system to put out information regarding fires.”What alerts were... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Forget the dog. Let’s go': As California wildfires raged, decisions about who — and what — to savethose on the slope’s other side, Soda Canyon. Many were elderly: “Parents trapp
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
those on the slope’s other side, Soda Canyon. Many were elderly: “Parents trapped in garage.” “Elderly lady trapped.” CHP paramedic Whitney Lowe and helicopter pilot Peter Gavitte took up the evacuation effort inside the fire line. As their... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
'Forget the dog. Let’s go': As California wildfires raged, decisions about who — and what — to savethose on the slope’s other side, Soda Canyon. Many were elderly: “Parents trapp
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
those on the slope’s other side, Soda Canyon. Many were elderly: “Parents trapped in garage.” “Elderly lady trapped.” CHP paramedic Whitney Lowe and helicopter pilot Peter Gavitte took up the evacuation effort inside the fire line. As their... Read more
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The Morning Call
'Forget the dog. Let’s go': As California wildfires raged, decisions about who — and what — to savethose on the slope’s other side, Soda Canyon. Many were elderly: “Parents trapp
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
those on the slope’s other side, Soda Canyon. Many were elderly: “Parents trapped in garage.” “Elderly lady trapped.” CHP paramedic Whitney Lowe and helicopter pilot Peter Gavitte took up the evacuation effort inside the fire line. As their... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Understaffed and overwhelmed, rescuers had to make life-death choices as Calif. wildfires ragedthose on the slope’s other side, Soda Canyon. Many were elderly: “Parents trapp
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
those on the slope’s other side, Soda Canyon. Many were elderly: “Parents trapped in garage.” “Elderly lady trapped.” CHP paramedic Whitney Lowe and helicopter pilot Peter Gavitte took up the evacuation effort inside the fire line. As their... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Fatal crash on SR-163 near Balboa Park prompts Sig Alertpedestrian was then hit by two box trucks traveling on the highway. The person
KGTV San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
pedestrian was then hit by two box trucks traveling on the highway. The person was pronounced dead at the scene. CHP is on the scene investigating. The cause of the crash has not been released. A Sig Alert for SB SR-163 was issued for at... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Why wildfires are destroying so many homes in CaliforniaChilds of the California Highway Patrol in Napa county said that at least 50 pe
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Childs of the California Highway Patrol in Napa county said that at least 50 people had been rescued from Napa hilltops by CHP officers flying in helicopters as multiple fires continue to rage. Fast-moving fires in Napa and Sonoma counties fueled... Read more
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The Mercury News
Highway 17 crash victim identifiedaccording to the California Highway Patrol. Payne was pronounced dead at the s
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
according to the California Highway Patrol. Payne was pronounced dead at the scene. She was previously identified by the CHP as a 19-year-old San Jose resident, but the coroner’s office said it has not determined her city of residence. Armond... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Fatal crash on SR-163 near Balboa Park prompts Sig Alertpedestrian was then hit by two box trucks traveling on the highway. The person
KGTV San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
pedestrian was then hit by two box trucks traveling on the highway. The person was pronounced dead at the scene. CHP is on the scene investigating. The cause of the crash has not been released. A Sig Alert for SB SR-163 was issued for at... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Freeway shooting on I-880 in Hayward causes shutdownHayward this evening. California Highway Patrol is investigating a shooting the
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 2 days ago
Hayward this evening. California Highway Patrol is investigating a shooting they say happened around 7 p.m. As of 9:30PM, CHP reports that there is police department activity and a severe traffic alert on northbound I-880 at W Winton Ave in... Read more
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The Ridgecrest Daily Independent
Two hurt in rollover on highway 14be life-threatening, but as a precaution both people were transported to Ridgec
The Ridgecrest Daily Independent / Posted 2 days ago
be life-threatening, but as a precaution both people were transported to Ridgecrest Regional Hospital by Liberty Ambulance. The California Highway Patrol also responded to the scene. CHP Officer Bryan Lombardi is heading up the ongoing investigati... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Californians Say They Didn’t Receive Emergency Wildfire AlertsHighway Patrol’s ability to use the WEA system “is limited only to Amber Alerts
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 2 days ago
Highway Patrol’s ability to use the WEA system “is limited only to Amber Alerts,” said Sgt. Robert Nackey, “… so the CHP wouldn’t have been able to use the early warning system to put out information regarding fires.”What alerts were... Read more
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The Mercury News
Police activity stops traffic on eastbound 580 in San LeandroSan Leandro due to police activity, the California Highway Patrol said this aft
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
San Leandro due to police activity, the California Highway Patrol said this afternoon. The incident was first reported around 3:20 p.m. The Alameda County Sheriff’s Office is also at the scene, according to the CHP. Check back f... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Californians say they didn't receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
Highway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts," said Sgt. Robert Nackey, "... so the CHP wouldn't have been able to use the early warning system to put out information regarding fires."What alerts were... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Overturned pickup truck-trailer crash snarls I-5 traffic in Sacramentotruck, a sliver Ford F150 crew cab, crashed about 12:04 p.m. Its trailer split
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
truck, a sliver Ford F150 crew cab, crashed about 12:04 p.m. Its trailer split in two pieces, according to the CHP. The crash has backed up traffic on southbound I-5 lanes. One lane was initially open, and the No. 3 and 4 lanes reopened... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Californians say they didn't receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts
KTXS Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
Highway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts," said Sgt. Robert Nackey, "... so the CHP wouldn't have been able to use the early warning system to put out information regarding fires."What alerts were... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Californians say they didn't receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
Highway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts," said Sgt. Robert Nackey, "... so the CHP wouldn't have been able to use the early warning system to put out information regarding fires."What alerts were... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Californians say they didn't receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 3 days ago
Highway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts," said Sgt. Robert Nackey, "... so the CHP wouldn't have been able to use the early warning system to put out information regarding fires."What alerts were... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Californians say they didn't receive emergency wildfire alertsHighway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
Highway Patrol's ability to use the WEA system "is limited only to Amber Alerts," said Sgt. Robert Nackey, "... so the CHP wouldn't have been able to use the early warning system to put out information regarding fires."What alerts were... Read more
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