Posts by Emergency Management

Today is the Great Montana ShakeOut

  Join us at 10:21 am today in practicing “Drop, Cover, Hold on.”  Today is the Great Montana Shakeout, a...

Early Warning System Vandalized

  Today our vendor for the Middle Creek Early Warning System began conducting testing and upgrading the system.  In this...

Great Montana ShakeOut

  At 10:21 a.m. on October 21, 2015, Montanans will simultaneously “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” in what has become...

Drone Awareness

Drones are fun, but potentially deadly in the wrong place Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), generally called drones, are gaining in...

Emergency Cellular Systems

  Have you heard stories about how the cellular providers will put service into an area where it didn’t previously...

Firefighters Train for Wildfire, Community Encouraged to use Common Sense on 4th

  With the 4th of July coming up, many are looking forward to celebrating with friend and family – and...

CIA ties to Forest Service smokejumpers documented, names released

Courtesy Missoulian, Rob Chaney June 7, 2015 There’s a painting hanging in the Central Intelligence Agency’s Langley, Virginia, headquarters called...

National Dam Safety Awareness Day

  The Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation (DNRC) observed the 30th anniversary of the Montana Dam Safety Act...

May 17-23 is Emergency Medical Services Week!

This is Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week! Make sure you thank your ambulance crews (on the ground and in the...

Wildfire Awareness Month

May is Wildfire Awareness Month here in Montana, and many other states in the West.  When I think about wildfire...

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