Douglas County Sheriff's Office

MEDIA RELEASE

DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
 Justice Building • Roseburg, Oregon 97470 • (541) 440-4450

John Hanlin
SHERIFF

 

 
Date/Time of Release:  10/05/2012 - 16:30
Contact Person:  George Roth  
Contact Number:  (541) 580-5300  
Subject:  Douglas County Amateur Radio Emergency Services Exercise  
Date/Time of Incident:  10/06/2012 - 08:00
Incident Location:  Douglas County Sheriff's Office  
Case Number:  NA  
N/A:  N/A

Douglas County Amateur Radio Emergency Services (ARES) will be active this Saturday, October 6, 2012 in a state wide communication exercise.

ARES personnel will be testing alternate communications starting at 8AM at the Emergency Operations Center at the Sheriff’s Office. It is the intent of ARES to establish communications with critical facilities in the greater Roseburg area, the coastal area of Douglas County, surrounding Counties and the State Emergency Coordination Center in Salem.

Information on ARES can be found at http://www.arrl.org/ares.

For more information on the exercise please contact George Roth (Douglas County ARES Emergency Coordinator) at (541) 580-5300.


     
     
     
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