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Winter Safety

Posted on January 28th, 2020
  Winter Safety
Winter storms can bring extreme cold, freezing rain, ice, snow, high winds, or a combination of all of these conditions. Planning and preparing can make a big difference in safety and resiliency in the wake of a winter storm. The ability to maintain or quickly recover followi

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Great Lakes Water Levels

Posted on January 16th, 2020
Great Lakes Water Levels Great Lakes water levels are continuously monitored by U.S. and Canadian federal agencies in the region through a binational partnership. NOAA-GLERL relies on this water level data to conduct research on components of the regional water budget and to improve predic…
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Posted on November 21st, 2018
The Thanksgiving meal is the largest many cooks prepare each year. Getting it just right, especially the turkey, brings a fair amount of pressure whether or not a host is experienced with roasting one. Follow these tips to make sure your Thanksgiving meal is both delicious and safe to serve. Steps to…
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Halloween Health and Safety from the CDC

Posted on October 17th, 2018
Fall celebrations like Halloween and Harvest Day are fun times for children, who can dress up in costumes, enjoy parties, and eat yummy treats. These celebrations also provide a chance to give out healthy snacks, get physical activity, and focus on safety. Check out these tips to help make the festi…
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EMS Week

Posted on May 24th, 2018
    National EMS Week   May 20-26, 2018, is the 44th annual National EMS Week. In 1974, President Gerald Ford authorized EMS Week to celebrate EMS practitioners and the important work they do in our nation’s communities. NAEMT partners with the American College of Emergency…
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National Police Week

Posted on May 11th, 2018
National Police Week May 13th – 19th, 2018       HISTORY
In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation which designated May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. Currently, tens of thousands of law enforcement officers from around the w…
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Nurses Week

Posted on May 6th, 2018
Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 7, 2018 CONTACT: Lynn Sutfin, 517-241-2112, MDHHS recognizes National Nurses Week 2018  LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) is joining partners nationwide to celebrate N

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National Public Safety Telecommunications Week

Posted on April 4th, 2018
April 8-14 is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. This week, sponsored by the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International and celebrated annually, honors the thousands of men and women who respond to emergency calls, dispatch emergency pro

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Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools

Posted on March 26th, 2018

ABOUT REMS What do they do? They support schools, school districts, and institutions of higher education (IHEs), with their community partners, in the development of high-quality emergency operations plans (EOPs) and comprehensive emergency management planning eff…
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Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Emmet County Office of Emergency Management P.O. Box 480, Petoskey, MI 49770 855-515-1624