Ashland Trains for Flu Outbreak

ASHLAND, Ore. — Emergency responders and city leaders in Ashland are preparing now and practicing how to respond to a large-scale flu pandemic. Those crews trained on how to set up an emergency operations center in Ashland and coordinate with police, fire, health officials, and others. Wednesday, the teams set up a simulation about what … Continue reading »

CERT Training for Local Businesses

ASHLAND, Ore. – On Thursday, a national emergency report card reveals the state of Oregon is not making the grade in preparedness. The city of Ashland is trying to do its part is getting Rogue Valley residents ready, including local businesses like Standing Stone Brewing Company. This week the Ashland Fire & Rescue and Ashland … Continue reading »

Emergency Training In Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — On Wednesday morning, the city of Ashland held an annual training session for emergency situations. CERT volunteers are spread out in teams in Ashland and reporting what they find back to a central location where city officials then decide what the next best step would be for handling the emergency situation. It’s … Continue reading »