Responders Train for Airport Emergencies

EUGENE, Ore. — Local first responders, airport personnel and the city of Eugene took part in an emergency training at the Eugene airport Wednesday. The FAA requires testing every year to meet requirements, but the other two years only require a partial exercise or a test. Wednesday, the airport brought out multiple emergency responders and … Continue reading »

Emergency Drill for Vulnerable Groups

CORVALLIS, Ore. – An emergency drill on Wednesday helped multiple agencies practice an evacuation plan for the region’s most vulnerable populations. The exercise is part of a plan that Benton County has been planning for the last six years: a plan that helps vulnerable populations evacuate the area in case of an earthquake, a storm, … Continue reading »