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News and Events

This page provides a list of news articles about the ShakeOut, media advisories, ShakeOut events, participant email updates, and more.

ShakeOut participants: If your drill is a potential ShakeOut news venue, please complete our Event Submission form.

Media Contacts:

Mark Stewart
Washington State Military Department
Emergency Management Division
(253) 512-7703
mark.stewart@mil.wa.gov

Steven Friederich
Washington State Military Department
(253) 512-8283
steven.friederich@mil.wa.gov

NEWS MEDIA RESOURCES

Media advisories and releases about the Great Washington ShakeOut will be listed here.

10/6/2016: Fifth Year for the Great Washington ShakeOut (Press Release)

Washington Military Department

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EVENTS

Events that inform the public about preparedness and the ShakeOut will be listed on our calendar.

Calendar of ShakeOut-Related Events

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UPDATES

Updates e-mailed to participants and others with the latest ShakeOut news, preparedness tips, and more will be listed here



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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!