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09/05/2014: Oregonians can participate in Shakeout, read earthquake safety through comic (Portland Tribune)
10/24/2013: Bandon Currents: This is not a test of the emergency system (The World Link (AP))
10/23/2013: Why Oregonians should care about quakes (Portland Tribune)
10/22/2013: ClatsopAlerts! test reaches 16,000 (Daily Astorian)
10/19/2013: Shake-out preps kids for disaster (The World Link (AP))
10/19/2013: Letters: Citizen centrists, food stamps, post-quake meltdown?, federal spending, collaboration (Oregon Live Blogs)
10/18/2013: The Great Oregon ShakeOut (Newport News Times)
10/17/2013: Editorial: Prepare Thursday for the big quake (Corvallis Gazette-Times)
10/17/2013: Drop, cover and hold on October 17 (The World Link (AP))
10/17/2013: Shakeout: 'The effects would be far reaching' (KPIC.com)
10/17/2013: Are You Ready For The Big One? (Kezi9 News)
10/17/2013: Western states hold earthquake drill (Kgw.com (AP))
10/17/2013: ShakeOut gets students attention (The News Guard)
10/17/2013: The Great Oregon ShakeOut: Thousands participate in earthquake drill (OregonLive.com)
10/17/2013: Thousands Drop & Cover For Earthquake Drill (FM News 101 KXL)
10/17/2013: C.O. students take part in 'Great Shakeout' (KTVZ.com)
10/17/2013: Students practice for predicted earthquake, tsunami (The World Link (AP))
10/17/2013: 'Big One' May Not Strike Inland, But Schools Practice For Quake (OPB)
10/16/2013: Editorial: Get ready now for when the big quake hits (Albany Democrat-Herald)
10/16/2013: Oregon shakeout includes notification tests (Daily Astorian)
10/16/2013: Great Oregon Shakeout tomorrow provides opportunity to practice preparedness (NewsRegister.com)
10/16/2013: Schools Participate in Earthquake Drill (Kezi9 News)
10/15/2013: ShakeOut campaign tries to shake residents’ complacency about earthquake risks (The Register-Guard)
10/15/2013: ShakeOut campaign tries to shake residents’ complacency about earthquake risks (The Register-Guard)
10/14/2013: Earthquake drill set for Thursday (Pamplin Media Group)
10/14/2013: Earthquake drill set for Thursday (Portland Tribune)
10/14/2013: Kitzhaber declares October Great ShakeOut Month (The Oregon Herald)
10/14/2013: More than 2,000 registered in Tillamook County for Great Oregon Shakeout (Tillamook Headlight-Herald)
10/14/2013: New Cascadia earthquake and tsunami scenario released (Tillamook Headlight-Herald)
10/14/2013: City gets earthquake-ready with ShakeOut drill (Albany Democrat-Herald)
10/14/2013: City gets earthquake-ready with ShakeOut drill (Albany Democrat-Herald)
10/14/2013: New Cascadia earthquake and tsunami scenario released (Tillamook Headlight-Herald)
10/14/2013: More than 2,000 registered in Tillamook County for Great Oregon Shakeout (Tillamook Headlight-Herald)
10/14/2013: Kitzhaber declares October Great ShakeOut Month (The Oregon Herald)
10/14/2013: Earthquake drill set for Thursday (Portland Tribune)
10/13/2013: Triple Threat… (Before It's News)
10/13/2013: Lake Forest Park staff prepare for an earthquake (Shoreline Area News)
10/12/2013: Susan Nielsen: Not ready for the Big One? You're lame but not alone (The Oregonian - OregonLive.com)
10/12/2013: 'Shakeout' will prepare county to roll with The Big One (AllVoices)
10/12/2013: 'Shakeout' will prepare county to roll with The Big One (Mailtribune.com (AP))
10/12/2013: 'Shakeout' will prepare county to roll with The Big One (AllVoices)
10/12/2013: Susan Nielsen: Not ready for the Big One? You're lame but not alone (The Oregonian - OregonLive.com)
10/11/2013: Shaky ground (Portland Tribune)
10/11/2013: Shaky ground (Portland Tribune)
10/10/2013: Earthquake drill coming (Oregon OR - AmericanTowns.com)
10/10/2013: Earthquake drill coming (Oregon OR - AmericanTowns.com)
10/10/2013: The Great ShakeOut drill: Do you know what to do when an earthquake strikes? (The Ismaili)
10/10/2013: The Great ShakeOut drill: Do you know what to do when an earthquake strikes? (Global BC)
10/09/2013: The Great ShakeOut helps prepare for earthquakes (CapitalCityWeekly.com)
10/03/2013: Gearhart gears up for disaster (Daily Astorian)
10/03/2013: Gearhart gears up for disaster (Daily Astorian)
10/01/2013: TSUNAMI: Be prepared (The Curry Coastal Pilot)
10/01/2013: TSUNAMI: Be prepared (The Curry Coastal Pilot)
10/01/2013: Great Shake Out: Earthquake Preparedness (The Peoples Voice)
09/30/2013: County highlights emergency alert improvements (Daily Astorian)
09/17/2013: Earthquake drills – why not take part in the Great ShakeOut? (Industrial Fire Journal - Fire & Rescue)
09/05/2013: Earthquake and resulting tsunami could devastate L.A. and the west coast (AllVoices)
09/05/2013: PrepareAThon Gets Residents Ready for Emergencies (NBC Washington)
09/04/2013: County Commissioner’s give nod to ‘ShakeOut’ (North Coast Citizen & Cannon Beach Citizen)
09/04/2013: USGS: September Is National Preparedness Month (Earth Imaging Journal)
09/03/2013: September: National Preparedness Month (Erosion Control)
09/02/2013: Group debates tsunami escape pods, city helipad (Daily Astorian)
08/30/2013: September is National Preparedness Month (Distributed Energy)
08/25/2013: “Secure Your Space” to Get Ready for the “Great ShakeOut” (PRWeb)
08/14/2013: Register now for the Great ShakeOut (Tillamook Headlight-Herald)
04/21/2013: Quake drill in Himalayan schools a big hit (The Hindu Business Line)
03/06/2013: Do 1 Thing March: Sheltering (Public Health Matters Blog - CDC Blogs)
11/14/2012: Oregon's Future Earthquake Scenario Part Three (The Mainstream Online)
10/31/2012: Oregon's Future Earthquake Scenario Part Two (The Mainstream Online)
10/26/2012: Earthquake alarms fall on deaf ears (The Torch)
10/22/2012: North Bend school shakes it up for 'Great Oregon Shakeout' (KCBY CBS 11)
10/19/2012: Area schools join Great Oregon Shakeout (Newport News Times)
10/18/2012: Great Oregon Shakeout hosts record number of participants (KPIC.com)
10/18/2012: U.S. plans huge quake drill (Windsor Star)
10/18/2012: Today, Worldwide: Earthquake Drills (Newser)
10/18/2012: Earthquake drill is at 10:18 a.m. today (The Journal Gazette)
10/18/2012: California And Other State Preparing For Earthquakes With ‘Great ShakeOut’ (CBS Sacramento)
10/18/2012: US, several countries preparing for earthquakes (Fox Rio 2)
10/18/2012: Get Ready To Rumble…But For Now It’s Only A Drill (My FOX LA)
10/18/2012: Local Schools Prepare for Possible Earthquakes with Drill (WHSV)
10/18/2012: Great Oregon Shakeout happening this morning (Statesman Journal (AP))
10/18/2012: Maryland among states practicing earthquakes preparations (WBALTV.com)
10/18/2012: Calif., other states take part in earthquake drill .com (Washington Examiner (AP))
10/18/2012: Great Oregon Shakeout hosts record number of participants (KPIC.com)
10/18/2012: Great ShakeOut: Millions to Participate in Multi-State Quake Drill (ABC News Radio)
10/17/2012: Leveraging Social Media for Safety and Preparedness During the Great Shakeout (Targeted News Service)
10/17/2012: Great ShakeOut Oct. 18. (Seaside Signal)
10/17/2012: Amica Insurance Offers Earthquake Safety Tips for Tomorrow's Great ShakeOut (Benzinga)
10/17/2012: Great ShakeOut teaches quake preparation (SFGate)
10/17/2012: ShakeOut preparing for big one (Concord Monitor (AP))
10/17/2012: Millions to take part in 'earthquake' drill (RTE.ie)
10/17/2012: Great Shakeout reminds what could happen if big quake hits (KATU.com)
10/16/2012: Prepare for earth changes: Millions worldwide join 'Great ShakeOut' Oct. 18 (Examiner.com - California)
10/16/2012: UO hosts emergency preparedness fair (KMTR.com)
10/16/2012: Pacific County NOAA Weather Radios WILL BE ACTIVATED During ShakeOut Drill (Chinook Observer)
10/16/2012: Be prepared: Shake it up during the Great Oregon ShakeOut (Siuslaw News)
10/16/2012: Amica Insurance Offers Earthquake Safety Tips for Tomorrow’s Great ShakeOut (PRWeb)
10/15/2012: Earthquake drill set Thursday (Chatham Star Tribune)
10/15/2012: Great Shakeout Day Oct. 18 (Seaside Signal)
10/15/2012: Millions Participating in Great ShakeOut Drills (Occupational Health & Safety)
10/12/2012: Get Ready to ShakeOut on October 18 (Paramus Post)
10/12/2012: Get Ready to ShakeOut on October 18 (United States Geological Survey (USGS))
10/11/2012: Hatfield Marine Science Center and neighbors successfully complete evacuation drill (Corvallis Gazette-Times)
10/11/2012: USGS Podcast - ShakeOut Drill: Preparing for Earthquakes (United States Geological Survey (USGS))
10/10/2012: News in Brief, Oct. 10, 2012 (The World Link (AP))
10/09/2012: Tsunami drill to briefly close Highway 101 Thursday (Statesman Journal (AP))
10/08/2012: Newport, Oregon to Hold Tsunami Evacuation Drill Oct. 11 (Salem-News.com)
10/05/2012: Get ready to drop, cover and hold for the statewide earthquake drill (KVAL CBS 13)
10/05/2012: Earthquake preparedness drill approaching (Nanaimo News Bulletin)
10/03/2012: Statewide earthquake drill planned for Oct. 18 (Statesman Journal (AP))
09/13/2012: Presidential Proclamation -- National Preparedness Month (American Association Of School Administrarors)
08/30/2012: FoodInsurance.com Marks Month of September, National Preparedness Month, as Perfect Time to Make a Plan and Build a Kit (PR Newswire)
08/14/2012: 11 Things to do Before (and After) an Earthquake Strikes (Popular Mechanics)
08/03/2012: State of Emergency – Surviving an Earthquake (Go Girlfriend)
07/12/2012: Drills can save lives (The World Link (AP))
10/21/2011: 'Make sure there is nothing that's going to fall on your head' (Kpic.com)
10/20/2011: Drop, cover and hold on! Fake quake hits Coast (KCBY CBS 11)
10/20/2011: Drop, cover and hold on! (KCBY CBS 11)
10/19/2011: “ShakeOut” Earthquake Drills To Take Place This Week (Red Orbit)
10/18/2011: Drop! Cover! Hold On! "ShakeOut" Earthquake Drills to Take Place This Week (National Science Foundation)
10/18/2011: Practice quake safety Thursday (The World Link (AP))
10/01/2011: Practice earthquake drill (Albany Democrat-Herald)
03/15/2011: Experts say Japan quake a wake-up call for the Northwest (The Register-Guard)
01/27/2011: Oregon Preps for The Big One: Lessons from an Ancient Quake (Our Amazing Planet)
01/26/2011: Great Oregon Shake Out Today, 10:15 a.m. (Diamond Cut Life)
01/26/2011: The Great Oregon Shakeout (Glacial Till Word Press)
01/26/2011: Oregon Prepares For 'The Big One' (KPTV 12 FOX)
01/26/2011: Oregon Schools Perform Earthquake Drills (KEZI 9 ABC)
01/26/2011: Thousands of Ore. students take part in statewide earthquake drill (KDRV 12 ABC)
01/26/2011: Quake drill rattles local emergency plans (Portland Tribune)
01/26/2011: 'Great Oregon Shakeout' earthquake drill is today (Mail Tribune)
01/26/2011: Small quake shakes Mount St. Helens (KVAL)
01/22/2011: Great Oregon ShakeOut promotes earthquake awareness (Mid-County Memo)
01/21/2011: Drop, Cover and Hold On: Get Ready For a Statewide Earthquake Drill (Blogs.wweek)
01/21/2011: Much of world offers history Oregon can learn from in its "ShakeOut" (Media Newswire)
01/20/2011: Portland and Multnomah County Ask You to Prepare for Earthquakes (multco.us)
01/20/2011: Oregon's Largest Earthquake Drill Set For Jan. 26 (KPTV Fox 12)
01/20/2011: Oregon's Largest Earthquake Drill Set For Jan. 26 (Fox 12 Oregon)
01/05/2011: TsunamiReady program kicks off (Curry County Reporter)
11/17/2010: Quake readiness drill coming (The Register-Guard)
10/31/2010: Getting ready for 'Oregon Shakeout Day' (Mail Tribune)
09/16/2010: Earthquake readiness (OregonLive.com)
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The Great Oregon ShakeOut Step 1: Secure it now! Step 2: Make a plan Step 3: Make disaster kits Step 4: Is your place safe? Step 5: Drop, Cover, and Hold On Step 6: Check it out! Step 7: Communicate and recover!