Emergency management

AP News Staff
January 09, 2019 - 3:43 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut judge has dismissed lawsuits against Purdue Pharma and two dozen other drug companies brought by 37 cities and towns in the state, which blame them for the opioid crisis and seek to recoup millions of dollars spent on emergency response and other services. Judge...
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March 27, 2018 - 4:43 pm
Smithville, MO - Three tornado sirens were found to be out of commission during a recent annual test of the severe weather alert system. The sirens serve eight subdivisions in this city just to the north of Kansas City. It's expected to take about 7-10 days to get the three sirens repaired. In the...
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August 24, 2017 - 6:23 am
Emergency managers, first responders and other professionals are continually working to prepare for major events that put large populations in peril. When a dangerous situation occurs professionals are called into action through local, state and federal agencies, said Jim Connelly, Kansas City...
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