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11.20.15 — More than 150 cadets from the Washington Youth Academy took part in aconstruction career day on Nov. 19, joining.... Read More »

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What to do if you encounter downed power lines

What to do if you encounter downed power lines

Assume all downed power lines are energized. Do not drive over downed power lines. Stay in your car.

How to avoid Carbon Monoxide poisoning

How to avoid Carbon Monoxide poisoning

Carbon monoxide - the Silent Killer. This gas has no odor or color and is very dangerous. Each year people suffer from illness or even death due to carbon monoxide poisoning.  Learn what carbon monoxide does to the body and the actions you can take to avoid carbon monoxide poisoning.

When's the best time to create an emergency plan?

When's the best time to create an emergency plan?

Talk to your family today about emergency planning. (En espanol: No Espere. Comuniquese.

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