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Adams County adds text-to-911

Hastings Tribune 30 Jul 2021
Hastings Police Department announced July 28 that its 911 Center can now accept text-to-911 for Adams County. Most wireless customers can now send a text-to-911 in an emergency ... • Photos and videos cannot be sent to 911 ... • Voice calls to 911 are still the best and fastest way to contact 911.

Columbus sees early win in alternative 911 response teams

The Lufkin News 29 Jul 2021
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A six-week pilot program aimed at reimagining police response to 911 callers ... The experiment, which started in June, imbedded a “triage pod,” of paramedics, public health clinicians and dispatchers to review the best response to non-emergency 911 calls.

Aug. 7 named “Shoot Your Best Shot Day” in Alton

The Telegraph - Alton 29 Jul 2021
Goins ... 7 as “Shoot Your Best Shot Day.” The day is named after the annual back to school event sponsored by Deliverance Temple Church, 1125 E. 6th St., in Alton ... Approved the Mississippi Earthtones Festival ... 30, 2026 ... 10 ... 7 named “Shoot Your Best Shot Day” in Alton. ETSB approves reimbursement for local 911 centers ... .

Mental health takes spotlight at Tokyo Olympics

The Telegraph - Alton 29 Jul 2021
"That expectation to perform on that day the best you can, that can be overwhelming." ... 7 named “Shoot Your Best Shot Day” in Alton. ETSB approves reimbursement for local 911 centers ... Bringing yourself to the present, which is the only moment you have to control, bringing yourself to the present is key to performing your best.

Big day for Dressel, China in pool, Lee in gymnastics

The Telegraph - Alton 29 Jul 2021
Lee became the fifth straight American woman to claim the Olympic title in the women’s all-around ... GOLDEN SLAM ... 10 ... 7 named “Shoot Your Best Shot Day” in Alton. ETSB approves reimbursement for local 911 centers ... The match was the fastest since the international volleyball federation adopted the rally scoring and best-of-three sets format in 2002 ... .

Billings teen charged with accidentally shooting friend

Billings Gazette 28 Jul 2021
Paul Hamby. A Billings teen has been charged with negligent homicide in connection with a shooting on the Rims in January that left another teen dead ... Carr was apparently trying to disassemble a handgun when a single round fired striking Streitz in the head. Carr then called 911 saying he accidentally shot his best friend ... The shooting occurred Jan ... 14.

Tips for staying safe in Jamestown's hot weather

The Jamestown Sun 28 Jul 2021
"Heat exhaustion precedes heat stroke." ... "Call 911 or get to a doctor, immediately," Ranum said. Ranum said the best way to treat heat exhaustion and heat stroke is to avoid being outdoors during the heat of the day if possible ... Staying out of the worst of the hot conditions is still the best way to avoid heat stroke ... .

RapidSOS learned that the best product design is sometimes no product design

Crunch 27 Jul 2021
Sometimes, the best missions are the hardest to fund. For the founders of RapidSOS, improving the quality of emergency response by adding useful data, like location, to 911 calls was an inspiring objective, and one that garnered widespread support ... The 411 on a 911 API.

Last Surfside victim ID'd after FL condo building collapse, family says

ABC7 27 Jul 2021
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla ... A funeral was scheduled for Tuesday ... SEE MORE ... The mayor expressed hope that those kindnesses would be "a powerful and lasting reminder of how deeply connected we truly are in the best of times and in the worst of times.". RELATED. 911 calls from Florida condo collapse reveal confusion, chaos as Surfside building came down ... .

Everbridge Unveils Next-Generation 911 Solution to Modernize Emergency Calls to First Responders

Cadillac News 26 Jul 2021
EVBG), the global leader in critical event management (CEM), today announced its next-generation 911 solution designed to improve emergency dispatch in the United States ... “The work of 911 dispatchers saves lives, and Emergency Communication Centers should have the best available technology at their disposal,” said David Meredith, CEO at Everbridge.

'She did everything right': Car bursts into flames on Broadway in Dover

Fosters 26 Jul 2021
Show Caption. Hide Caption. Friday Dover Car Fire ... Fosters Daily Democrat ... Dolleman said that the best thing to do in the situation is to exit the vehicle, call 911 and move away from the smoke and flames. DWI charged ... And while cars typically don't quickly blow up in a fireball like we see in the movies, it's best to keep away from the vehicle." ... Email.

Citizen’s crime live streams are no substitute for local journalism

Crunch 26 Jul 2021
The app pulls data from 911 calls, but not all information in those dispatches are verified, which can be cause for false concern ... Citizen says its Protect Agents include former law enforcement officers and 911 operators, who can send an “instant emergency response” in case of emergency.

Letter: Shepherd

Traverse City Record-Eagle 25 Jul 2021
When 911 receives a critical call, the response better be fast ... Medical first responders deserve the best equipment and facilities.

Emirati swimmer flies UAE flag at Olympics

The National 24 Jul 2021
Emirati swimmer Yousuf Al Matrooshi has raised the UAE flag at the Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony ... Meet the UAE Olympic squad at the Tokyo Games ... A gold medal in the 100m freestyle at the Gulf Championship in Kuwait in 2019 remains his best result. Almost 83,911 athletes competing in 339 competitions are taking part in this year’s Games.Updated ... .

Rogers gets 'Best in test' Umlaut certification in 6 largest cities

Telecom Paper 21 Jul 2021
... 'Best in Test' mobile benchmark award, achieving a total score of 911 points out of a maximum of 1,000 points.