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CERT trainees rescue victims during mock earthquake drill

...Thirty hours isn't nearly enough time to learn everything you need," said Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management Program Coordinator Dan Nelson. Still, Nelson said the students did well despite the short time they'd...
Wildfire sparks interest in CERT

...20-25 CERT members assisted the borough with evacuation and staging efforts during the fire. Dan Nelson, Office of Emergency Management program coordinator, said after a large event, like the fire, interest in the program typically increases...
Evacuation lifted for Funny River Road Tuesday

...According to the borough's Office of Emergency Management, the Kasilof yet, the Borough Office of Emergency Management said. According to OEM...Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management is clarifying that the...
Fire continues to grow, spots over Kenai River

...Emergency Services responded to at least one house fire in the area, according to the Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management. OEM evacuated Funny River from Mile 7 to Fisherman's Road. Evacuations began at about 2:40 p.m...
Fire more than half contained, some hot spots still visible

...release. The restriction applies to all general aviation traffic. Staff at the Kenai Peninsula Borough's Office of Emergency Management call center announced its closure, according to a media release. Beginning Monday, residents can call the...
Obama declares K-Beach flood area a federal disaster

...the insulation and cleaning it up downstairs in our basement." A memo from Scott Walden, director of the Office of Emergency Management at the borough, was provided at the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly meeting Tuesday. The Roads Service...
State delays registration for flood assistance

The state disaster office pushed back the start date for individual grant assistance registration for state aid for those affected by the October Kenai flooding because of a staffing shortage.
Are you prepared?

...Antifreeze topped off? Tires in good shape? Washer fluid reservoir full?The Kenai Peninsula Borough's Office of Emergency Management has links to lots of helpful emergency information posted on its website at http://www2.borough.kenai...
HEA energy fair participation applauded

...Arts School of Natural Building, Central Alaska Engineering, Central Peninsula Garden Club, CERT/Borough Office of Emergency Management, Cooperative Extension Services, Ferguson Enterprises, Gary's Renewable Energy, Home Depot, Homer Tidal...

...their seats shortly after 2 p.m., and the game resumed after about a two-hour delay.Earlier, the Office of Emergency Management and Communications had issued a warning to fans, urging them "to take extra precautions and ... appropriate...


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