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South Dakota county buying mass fatality trailer

June 12, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The trailer will be available for incidents such as tornadoes, floods, or anything else that resulted in a large number of deaths. It will have space for officials to do embalming and autopsies.
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Southwest North Dakota emergency managers plan drill

June 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Maybe it will be an accident, an explosion or a fire. No matter the incident, it is important to have emergency services in place and ready to respond when and if the call comes. Continue Reading

Something to think about: Drunk driving

May 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BEACH The faint sound of a siren coming from a Golden Valley Sheriff’s Department car began to echo in front of Beach High School on Wednesday and it didn’t stop there. A parade of emergency services flooded the school parking lot for a mock car crash that left area sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders with something to think about as they make choices to get behind the wheel or get into a vehicle with a driver who has been drinking. Continue Reading

Do you know who to call for a suspected hazardous spill?

January 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MANNING Notice something in Dunn County and suspect it could be a hazardous spill? Know who to call? Continue Reading

Jacobs to be Nobles Co. Emergency Management director

June 11, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The new Nobles County Emergency Management director won’t begin her duties until July 9, but she’s already a familiar face in Nobles County. Continue Reading

Jacobs to be Nobles Co. Emergency Management director

June 11, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The new Nobles County Emer-gency Management director won’t begin her duties until July 9, but she’s already a familiar face in Nobles County. Continue Reading

County to seek full-time emergency management director

April 3, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Nobles County commissioners voted 4-1 Tuesday to hire a full-time emergency management director to serve as a department head.
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Cenzano speaks out after dismissal as County EM director

March 7, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Nearly a week after Nobles County Emergency Management Director Emily Cenzano was escorted out of the Government Center by County Administrator Mel Ruppert, she’s speaking out about the treatment she says she endured and the possible case she has against the board of commissioners, Ruppert and Deputy County Administrator Sue Luing. Continue Reading

Dickinson Dam flood plan reviewed

January 24, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

While there is optimism that the Dickinson Dam won’t overflow, city and state officials met Tuesday at the Law Enforcement Center in Dickinson to review plans in case of a flood.
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County may have system in place next summer

October 9, 2010 in The Jamestown Sun

Residents in Stutsman County may have a functioning telephone emergency notification system next summer similar to those already installed in Cass, Clay and Barnes counties, a local official said.
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