CERT Graduates Practice Disaster Drills

EUGENE, Ore. — More than 50 community members spent Saturday morning practicing disaster response drills. It served as the graduation for the CERT program, a free series of classes anyone can take to learn how to help out in case of a disaster. Students spend the first part of training in the classroom, then Saturday … Continue reading »

National Preparedness Month Event

EUGENE, Ore. — The two biggest potential natural disasters faced by Oregonians are flooding and the Cascadia Earthquake, which could strike at any time. Statistics show that many people aren’t prepared for these emergencies, which is why Northwest National is spearheading a statewide effort to educate the public on Saturday. According to the Community Emergency … Continue reading »