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08/13/2014: The Great Washington ShakeOut (Northwest Military)
10/21/2013: Study, maps, show more landslides in Astoria (Find Law)
10/20/2013: West Side schools test earthquake readiness (The Spokesman-Review)
10/19/2013: Tsunamis — What to do at the beach? (Washington WA - AmericanTowns.com)
10/19/2013: Quake strikes off western Mexico coast, no initial reports of damage (Find Law)
10/18/2013: Geology map shows landslide risks in Astoria (Find Law)
10/17/2013: Learn what's shaking when it comes to earthquake preparedness (HeraldNet.com)
10/17/2013: What's shaking? Earthquake preparedness (HeraldNet.com)
10/17/2013: Study reveals Spokane Fault; statewide Shakeout set for today (The Spokesman-Review)
10/17/2013: Don’t put off preparing for major earthquake (The Bellingham Herald (AP))
10/17/2013: The Great Washington Shakeout (Washington WA - AmericanTowns.com)
10/17/2013: Thousand in Washington doing the drop-cover-hold in ShakeOut earthquake drill (Daily Journal)
10/17/2013: The Great ShakeOut: Thousands in Washington for global earthquake drill (Detroit Free Press)
10/17/2013: Nearly a million ready to fake shake in Washington (Q13 Fox News)
10/17/2013: More than 860,000 register for today’s Washington earthquake drill (Yakima Herald Republic)
10/17/2013: Thousands in Washington in earthquake drill (The Seattle Times)
10/17/2013: Thousands in Washington participate in earthquake drill (KING 5 TV (AP))
10/17/2013: 'Big One' May Not Strike Inland, But Schools Practice For Quake (OPB)
10/17/2013: Thousands drop, cover across Peninsula in mass quake drill (Peninsula Daily News (AP))
10/17/2013: Pierce County students drop, cover and hold on (The News Tribune)
10/17/2013: PACK YOUR BAG! Day 16: Anyone shake it up in the Shake-Out? (West Seattle Blog)
10/17/2013: This lesson could save your life: The Great Washington ShakeOut (The Seattle Times)
10/16/2013: ShakeOut quake drill Thursday (Seattle DJC Newspaper)
10/16/2013: Shakin’ San Juan Islands - preparing for an earthquake (The Islands' Sounder)
10/16/2013: SHAKEOUT: Sirens sound in test today at 10:17 a.m. (Peninsula Daily News (AP))
10/16/2013: Earthquake drill comes to Western (The Western Front)
10/16/2013: ShakeOut quake drill Thursday (Seattle DJC Newspaper)
10/15/2013: Cascadia Earthquake sSenarios Report is Updated (Ear to the Ground)
10/15/2013: Q&A: Chuck Wallace, Grays Harbor Emergency Management (The Daily World)
10/15/2013: Grays Harbor County school to build first U.S. vertical-tsunami refuge (The Seattle Times)
10/15/2013: The Great Washington ShakeOut (KOMO 4 News)
10/15/2013: Get ready: The Great Washington ShakeOut earthquake drill is tomorrow (Thursday) (Ear to the Ground)
10/15/2013: Take part in worldwide 'ShakeOut' earthquake drill Thursday (King 5 News)
10/15/2013: Tsunami Sirens to Be Part of Earthquake Drill (Claims Journal)
10/15/2013: The Great Washington ShakeOut earthquake drill at 10:17 on 10-17: (The Republic (AP))
10/15/2013: Great quake, tsunami drill is Thursday (MyNorthwest.com)
10/15/2013: Washington Emergency Management Holds Shake Out Thursday (NBC Right Now KNDO-TV)
10/15/2013: WA ShakeOut quake drill at 10:17 am on 10-17 (OregonLive.com)
10/15/2013: Washington earthquake drill quake drill to be held at 10:17 am on 10-17 (KiroTV)
10/15/2013: Take part in worldwide earthquake drill Thursday (KING 5 TV (AP))
10/15/2013: BOMA International Offers Tips for Earthquake Preparedness in Advance of the Great ShakeOut (Building Owners and Managers Association International)
10/15/2013: State ShakeOut quake drill at 10:17 a.m. Thursday (HeraldNet.com)
10/15/2013: October is Disaster Preparedness Month (The Wahkiakum County Eagle News)
10/15/2013: Tsunami sirens testing Thursday, October 17, on the coast (The Wahkiakum County Eagle News)
10/15/2013: Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drill on Thursday (The News Tribune)
10/15/2013: Grays Harbor County school to build first U.S. vertical-tsunami refuge (The Seattle Times)
10/15/2013: Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drill on Thursday (The News Tribune)
10/15/2013: Grays Harbor County school to build first U.S. vertical-tsunami refuge (The Seattle Times)
10/15/2013: Schools, businesses in Whatcom County conducting earthquake drills Thursday (The News Tribune)
10/15/2013: State ShakeOut quake drill at 10:17 a.m. Thursday (HeraldNet.com)
10/15/2013: Take part in worldwide earthquake drill Thursday (KING 5 TV (AP))
10/15/2013: Take part in worldwide earthquake drill Thursday (NWCN (AP))
10/15/2013: Washington earthquake drill quake drill to be held at 10:17 am on 10-17 (KiroTV)
10/15/2013: Washington Emergency Management Holds Shake Out Thursday (NBC Right Now KNDO-TV)
10/15/2013: WA ShakeOut quake drill at 10:17 am on 10-17 (NBC Right Now KNDO-TV)
10/15/2013: WA ShakeOut quake drill at 10:17 am on 10-17 (The Bellingham Herald (AP))
10/15/2013: Great quake, tsunami drill is Thursday (MyNorthwest.com)
10/15/2013: WA ShakeOut quake drill at 10:17 am on 10-17 (MyNorthwest.com)
10/15/2013: WA ShakeOut quake drill at 10:17 am on 10-17 (The Daily News)
10/15/2013: The Great Washington ShakeOut earthquake drill at 10:17 on 10-17: (The Republic (AP))
10/14/2013: Front Porch: Everett School District forums (HeraldNet.com)
10/14/2013: Great Washington ShakeOut earthquake drill is Thursday – register and you could win a home seismic retrofit (My Ballard)
10/14/2013: At 10:17 a.m. Thursday, a horrible quake will happen — wait ... it’s only a drill! (Peninsula Daily News (AP))
10/14/2013: Schools, businesses in Whatcom County conducting earthquake drills Thursday (The Bellingham Herald (AP))
10/14/2013: At 10:17 a.m. Thursday, a horrible quake will happen — wait ... it’s only a drill! (Peninsula Daily News (AP))
10/14/2013: Great Washington ShakeOut earthquake drill is Thursday – register and you could win a home seismic retrofit (My Ballard)
10/14/2013: Front Porch: Everett School District forums (HeraldNet.com)
10/13/2013: Triple Threat… (Before It's News)
10/12/2013: Tsunami warning sirens will blare Thursday during Pacific County test (The Daily News)
10/11/2013: Tsunami sirens on the Wash. coast to be part of earthquake drill next week (The Republic (AP))
10/11/2013: Tsunami sirens to be part of earthquake drill (OregonLive.com)
10/11/2013: Tsunami sirens to be part of earthquake drill (KiroTV)
10/11/2013: Tsunami sirens to be part of earthquake drill (MyNorthwest.com)
10/11/2013: Tsunami sirens to be part of earthquake drill (KiroTV)
10/10/2013: Washington Military Department Evergreen Magazine (SlideShare)
10/10/2013: Tsunami sirens to be part of earthquake drill (The Bellingham Herald (AP))
10/10/2013: The Great ShakeOut drill: Do you know what to do when an earthquake strikes? (The Ismaili)
10/10/2013: Washington Military Department Evergreen Magazine (SlideShare)
10/10/2013: The Great ShakeOut drill: Do you know what to do when an earthquake strikes? (Global BC)
10/09/2013: County ShakeOut Drill October 17 (Willapa Harbor Herald)
10/09/2013: Great ShakeOut returns Oct. 17 (SnoValley Star)
10/09/2013: Prepare for wild winds of October (The Islands' Sounder)
10/09/2013: Prepare for wild winds of October (The Islands' Sounder)
10/09/2013: Marin to 'shake it' next week (Pacific Sun)
10/09/2013: The Great ShakeOut helps prepare for earthquakes (CapitalCityWeekly.com)
10/08/2013: Editorial: Are you prepared for the big shake? (SnoValley Star)
10/03/2013: Clallam libraries to participate in ShakeOut drill (Peninsula Daily News (AP))
10/03/2013: Clallam libraries to participate in ShakeOut drill (Peninsula Daily News (AP))
10/01/2013: Great Shake Out: Earthquake Preparedness (The Peoples Voice)
09/29/2013: Great Shake Out: Earthquake Preparedness (Before It's News)
09/28/2013: October is Disaster Preparedness and NOAA Weather Radio Month (The Issaquah Press)
09/28/2013: October is Disaster Preparedness and NOAA Weather Radio Month (Washington WA - AmericanTowns.com)
09/25/2013: Great ShakeOut returns Oct. 17 (Sammamish Review)
09/23/2013: Great ShakeOut returns Oct. 17 (The Issaquah Press)
09/17/2013: Earthquake drills – why not take part in the Great ShakeOut? (Industrial Fire Journal - Fire & Rescue)
09/05/2013: PrepareAThon Gets Residents Ready for Emergencies (NBC Washington)
09/04/2013: USGS: September Is National Preparedness Month (Earth Imaging Journal)
09/03/2013: September: National Preparedness Month (Erosion Control)
08/30/2013: September is National Preparedness Month (Distributed Energy)
08/25/2013: “Secure Your Space” to Get Ready for the “Great ShakeOut” (PRWeb)
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)
10/25/2012: Disaster planning meeting write up (The North Coast News)
10/24/2012: Senior community takes part in quake drill (The Columbian)
10/23/2012: “Why didn’t NOAA radios activate?” (The North Coast News)
10/23/2012: More on NOAA radios not activating during last week’s drill (The North Coast News)
10/23/2012: LB moves ahead with berm project (Chinook Observer)
10/23/2012: Statewide earthquake drill shakes up preparedness plan (The Issaquah Press)
10/18/2012: Front Porch: Earthquake drill at 10:18 a.m. today (HeraldNet.com)
10/18/2012: All of West Coast to practice quake safety (The Olympian (AP))
10/18/2012: Exercise Planned To Prepare WA For Earthquakes (KBAI-AM)
10/18/2012: ShakeOut Earthquake Drill Oct. 18 Reinforces Preparedness (Enumclaw Patch)
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: Washington Great Shakeout set for 10:18 a.m. (KING 5 TV (AP))
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: Thurston County gets involved in statewide earthquake drill (The Olympian (AP))
10/18/2012: Great Shakeout: Remember to duck, cover and hold on (The Seattle Times)
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: Maryland among states practicing earthquakes preparations (WBALTV.com)
10/18/2012: Millions Drop, Cover, And Hold For Shakeout Earthquake Drill (Before It's News)
10/18/2012: Washington schoolchildren, adults drop, cover and hold (The Columbian)
10/18/2012: Tumwater students practice earthquake safety (The News Tribune)
10/18/2012: Calif., other states take part in earthquake drill .com (Washington Examiner (AP))
10/18/2012: Great ShakeOut: Millions to Participate in Multi-State Quake Drill (ABC News Radio)
10/17/2012: Great Shakeout earthquake drill Thursday (The Columbian)
10/17/2012: Drop, cover and hold at 10:18 am Thursday for 10-18 ShakeOut earthquake drill (The Republic (AP))
10/17/2012: Drop, cover and hold for Great ShakeOut drill (NBC Right Now KNDU-TV)
10/17/2012: FEMA ‘shakeout’ has nothing to do with rock-and-roll (Blog Directory - The Washington Post)
10/17/2012: ShakeOut drill will help Whatcom County residents prepare for earthquake (The Bellingham Herald (AP))
10/17/2012: Amica Insurance Offers Earthquake Safety Tips for Tomorrow's Great ShakeOut (Benzinga)
10/17/2012: Drop, cover and hold at 10:18 am Thursday (Kitsap Sun (AP))
10/17/2012: Drop, cover and hold at 10:18 a.m. Thursday (HeraldNet.com)
10/17/2012: Get earthquake prepared during the Great ShakeOut tomorrow (My Ballard)
10/17/2012: Secretary Napolitano to Participate In Earthquake Drill (Noodls)
10/17/2012: Take Thursday's quake drill to heart (The Seattle Times)
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)
10/16/2012: Thurston County participating in Great Washington ShakeOut drill (The Olympian (AP))
10/16/2012: Prepare for earth changes: Millions worldwide join 'Great ShakeOut' Oct. 18 (Examiner.com - California)
10/16/2012: BRIEF: Thurston County participating in Great Washington ShakeOut drill (Trading Charts)
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: Washington emergency planners hope 1 million take part in ShakeOut drill at 10:18 am on 10-18 (The Republic (AP))
10/15/2012: Earthquake ShakeOut drill at 10:18 am on 10-18 (Associated Press)
10/15/2012: State Partakes In ‘Earthquake Shakeout’ Drill Thursday (CBS Seattle)
10/15/2012: Statewide earthquake drill is Thursday (Daily Record)
10/15/2012: * Quake drill at 10:18 a.m. on 10/18/12 (On Campus - Shoreline)
10/15/2012: Fake quake set for Thursday; get real and don't run (The Seattle Times)
10/15/2012: Millions Participating in Great ShakeOut Drills (Occupational Health & Safety)
10/15/2012: Washington emergency planners hope 1 million take part in ShakeOut drill at 10:18 am on 10-18 (Daily Reporter)
10/15/2012: Earthquake ShakeOut drill at 10:18 am on 10-18 (NBC Right Now KNDO-TV)
10/12/2012: Kirkland Urging Citizens to Participate in Statewide Earthquake Drill (Kirkland Patch)
10/12/2012: Kirkland residents encouraged to participate in statewide earthquake exercise (Kirkland Reporter)
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: Tsunami sirens to be tested in Great Washington ShakeOut (Chinook Observer)
10/11/2012: USGS Podcast - ShakeOut Drill: Preparing for Earthquakes (United States Geological Survey (USGS))
10/10/2012: WWU to Test Western Alert Notification System Thursday, Oct. 18 (Noodls)
10/09/2012: Statewide earthquake drill is Oct. 18 (The Sammamish Review)
10/05/2012: Are you prepared for the Great ShakeOut? (Maple Leaf Life)
10/05/2012: Earthquake preparedness drill approaching (Nanaimo News Bulletin)
10/04/2012: October, Disaster Preparedness Month, includes earthquake drill (The Issaquah Press)
10/04/2012: Great Washington Shake Out teaches earthquake safety (The Wahkiakum County Eagle News)
09/19/2012: City, MISD to Participate in Statewide Earthquake Drill (Mercer Island Patch)
09/13/2012: Presidential Proclamation -- National Preparedness Month (American Association Of School Administrarors)
09/04/2012: Earthquake drill set for Oct. 18 will involve entire West Coast (The Columbian)
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)



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The Great Washington 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!