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I’m sure many of you have seen this week’s New Yorker article, The Earthquake that Will Devastate Seattle. The vivid scenario described in the article has prompted lots of discussion about what would happen here and potential ways to mitigate the many impacts that a large earthquake would have. 291 more words


Township Now Sending Text Alerts

CHESTNUTHILL TOWNSHIP — There is a new way to stay informed in one part of the Poconos. Chestnuthill Township just set up a new text alert service that makes staying informed simple. 326 more words


Case of missing boy in van highlights limitations of CodeRED emergency alert system | INFORUM

FARGO – CodeRED emergency alerts are meant to give immediate notice of public safety threats, but if the entire metro area faces such a threat, it could be hours before some receive their calls. 67 more words


Weird Government ‘Emergency Alerts’ Panic Americans

Pure incompetence or something more sinister?

Is the government testing how Americans will respond to martial law by sending out weird ‘emergency alerts’ to people’s cellphones and TVs? 9 more words


Fairfax Alerts Has Launched

Posted at 3 p.m.

Fairfax Alerts, the new alert system from Fairfax County, is now live and you are encouraged to sign up for emergency alerts… 200 more words



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