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Governor Heineman Honors Poster Contest Winners

March 18, 2014

Gov. Dave Heineman honored Severe Weather Awareness Poster Contest winners at the Proclamation Signing for Nebraska Severe Weather Awareness Week which is March 24-29.   From left to right First:...

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Hall County CERT holds Final Training Exercise

October 31, 2013

The Hall County CERT program recently held an exercise with 20 volunteers, many of whom were youth.  These CERT graduates completed 20 hours of classroom and hands on instruction in basic emergency re...

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Buffalo County Emergency Authorities Prepare for Platte Flood

September 24, 2013

This news story from our friends at 10/11 News speaks briefly about the efforts of Buffalo County officials to prepare for flood waters along the Platte River, following historic flooding in Colorado....

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Buffalo County Hosts Preparedness Day Event

September 12, 2013

On September 8, 2013, Buffalo County Emergency Management, along with other local agencies, partnered with the Old Navy store Kearney's Hill Top Mall for a Preparedness Day event.  Buffalo County's Co...

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CERT Volunteers Gather in Beatrice, NE

August 12, 2013

The Homestead National Monument near Beatrice, NE, hosted a different group of visitors August 9-10 as 35 volunteers in flouresent green vests and rescue equipment practiced together in a mass casualt...

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Nebraska Experts Share Disaster Training

July 21, 2013

Disaster preparedness officials from throughout Nebraska gathered in Kearney to learn the importance of cooperative efforts in a disaster....

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