Disaster preparedness

August 26, 2018 - 11:07 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — It still feels like summer but Kansas officials want residents to start thinking about winter. Gov. Jeff Colyer on Friday signed a proclamation declaring September as Kansas Preparedness Month. The goal is to remind Kansans to make plans for what they would do in case of...
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Dreamstime
March 05, 2018 - 3:53 pm
This year Severe Weather Awareness Week in Kansas is March 4 through 10. The statewide tornado drill is scheduled for Tuesday, March 6 at 10 a.m. Sedgwick County Emergency Management will not test sirens at noon today rather they will be tested at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, weather permitting. To help the...
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Dreamstime
Tony Duesing
April 21, 2017 - 2:37 pm
Kansans during severe weather season think about their options long before severe weather strikes. Make sure you have a safety plan for you and your family in place before the storms hit. A basic emergency supply kit could include the following recommended items: Water, one gallon of water per...
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