Friday, March 30, 2012

The Scanner Gazette
Weekly Recap [03/26/2012 - 03/30/2012]

By Jonathan Higgins

Weekly News Recap [03/26/2012 - 03/30/2012]

Olympia, WA
Static In Olympia Over Washington State Patrol Radio Upgrade - Read more w/audio report

Hunterdon County, NJ
County getting radios so Emergency Management personnel can communicate quickly with other counties - Read more

Copperas Cove, TX
Fire Department Upgrade Communication system - Read more

Eloy, AZ
Police Department to buy new communications tower - Read more

Grand Prairie, AR
Local radio operators love to Ham it up - Read more

Palestine, TX
Police Department to get new radios - Read more

Merlrose, MA
Officials lay out plan for communications improvements - Read more

Orleans County, NY
County OKs 190 radios for first responders - Read more

Bellaire, TX
City to seek radio deal with Houston - Read more

Macon, MO
Emergency agencies switching to digital narrowband broadcasting - Read more

Lucas County, OH
Hospitals get new emergency radios - Read more

Crossville, TN
Commissioners praise 911 dispatch, emergency responders - Read more

Washington, DC
Feds to carriers: Let’s share the airwaves - Read more

Goshen, MA
Staind Bassist's Gift Helps Buy Ambulance in Mass. - Read more

Upshur County, WV
Communications Center Replacing Radio Repeater - Read more

Corbin, KY
Getting the word out when all else fails - Read more

East Longmeadow, MA
City emergency radio system getting upgraded - Read more w/video

Rockingham County, NC
Upgrades approved for emergency radios - Read more

Bergen County, NJ
Twp. Emergency Officials Speak Against Shared Dispatch with County - Read more

Hallowell, ME
Town Police Get Radio Upgrade - Read more

Birmingham, MI
Doing the math, Towns calculate benefits of sharing dispatch - Read more

Brunswick, County, NC
County's new emergency radio system coming on line - Read more

Hamilton County, OH
EMA working 'feverishly' to try to meet siren update deadline - Read more w/Video

Rome, GA
Communication tower portion installed early Friday - The first of 10 sites around Floyd County - Read more w/video

Flint, MI
The Story Of Flint Police Operations, A Group Saving A Crime-Ridden Michigan City With Social Media - Read more

South Sioux City, NE
Emergency exercise gives dispatchers real-world experiences - Read more, plus video

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