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10/22/2017: Millions Worldwide Participate In 2017 Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills (newkerala.com)
10/20/2017: The Whole State of California Did an Earthquake Drill. Here's How You Can Prepare, Too. (travelandleisure.com)
10/20/2017: Duck and Cover: Hermiston high school rocks Great American Shakeout 2017 16 hours ago (keprtv.com)
10/20/2017: Great Oregon ShakeOut prepares residents for big earthquake (nrtoday.com)
10/19/2017: California Prepares for the 'Big One' With Earthquake Drill (nytimes.com)
10/19/2017: At Great Oregon ShakeOut, it_s drop, cover and hold on (seasidesignal.com)
10/19/2017: Memories of the Northridge Earthquake ripple as CSUN takes part in the Great ShakeOut (dailynews.com)
10/10/2017: How Radio and TV Stations Can Support Nationwide Participation in Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills (SCEC)
08/27/2017: Federal funding boosts West Coast_s ShakeAlert system (homelandsecuritynewswire.com)
08/02/2017: Landslide law could impact property values (currypilot.com)
05/16/2017: Home sellers will need to disclose seismic risk (statesmanjournal.com)
05/05/2017: Public encouraged to Prepare Out Loud for natural disasters (democratherald.com)
05/05/2017: Bills address seismic safety (statesmanjournal.com)
05/05/2017: Bills address seismic safety (statesmanjournal.com)
02/21/2017: Western participates in 'Shakeout' drill (polkio.com)
02/17/2017: updatedJanuary 26, 1700: A 9.0 Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake strikes the Northwest (katu.com)
01/26/2017: January 26, 1700: A 9.0 Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake strikes the Northwest updated (ktvl.com)
11/07/2016: The really small ones (seasidesignal.com)
11/01/2016: Preparing for Disaster (portlandobserver.com)
10/26/2016: Shakeout (polkio.com)
10/21/2016: Shake it Out! Students drill for earthquake, tsunami safety in national exercise (seasidesignal.com)
10/21/2016: Fake quake rattles Roseburg city staff (nrtoday.com)
10/20/2016: Ready? Great ShakeOut drill at 10:20 a.m. (koin.com)
10/20/2016: Benton residents and agencies participating statewide earthquake drill (gazettetimes.com)
10/20/2016: Ready? Great ShakeOut drill at 10:20 a.m. (koinlocal6.com)
10/20/2016: Great Shake Out: Drop, Cover and Hold On! (koinlocal6.com)
10/20/2016: Good Morning, News: Endorsements, the NW Portland Explosion, and the Final Presidential Debate (portlandmercury.com)
10/20/2016: Good Morning, News: Endorsements, the NW Portland Explosion, and the Final Presidential Debate (portlandmercury.com)
10/20/2016: Good Morning, News: Endorsements, the NW Portland Explosion, and the Final Presidential Debate (portlandmercury.com)
10/20/2016: Oregonians Drop, Cover, and Hold On During Great Shakeout (kdrv.com)
10/20/2016: Know how to turn off your gas (kgw.com)
10/20/2016: Students Take Cover for Great Shakeout (kezi.com)
10/19/2016: Editorial: ShakeOut offers opportunity to prepare (gazettetimes.com)
10/19/2016: Oregon Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drill October 20th (kdcq.com)
10/19/2016: Community Invited to Learn How to Prepare for Cascadia Earthquake on Thursday (pdxfanews.blogspot.com)
10/19/2016: Oregon's Great ShakeOut (1190kex.com)
10/19/2016: Oregon's Great ShakeOut (ripcityradio.iheart.com)
10/19/2016: The Great Oregon ShakeOut: What You Need To Know (news.opb.org)
10/18/2016: Get Ready to #ShakeOut this Thursday! (southeastneighbors.org)
10/18/2016: Great Oregon ShakeOut and PPS Youth Disaster Academy, two of several earthquake preparedness activities this week (Photo) (pdxfanews.blogspot.com)
10/18/2016: 1986: Barton Community Church plans turkey trot (portlandtribune.com)
10/12/2016: Oregon’s Office of Emergency Management and Dark Horse Comics Team Up to Teach Tsunami Preparedness (premierpopc.com)
09/25/2016: Two earthquakes shake Oregon Coast (kgw.com)
07/22/2016: Is the Cascadia Subduction Zone a Ticking Time Bomb?
07/19/2016: Tsunami zone vote impacts Oregon school
07/16/2016: Personal preparedness will be key in big earthquake event; Cascadia earthquake projected to hit Pacific Northwest
06/10/2016: The Northwest's Best Hope In An Earthquake: Parachutes And MASH Tents (Northwest Public Radio)
06/08/2016: "Cascadia Rising" puts local emergency managers to the test (The Register-Guard)
06/07/2016: ‘Big One’ drills help Oregonians prepare for quake (KOIN-TV)
06/06/2016: 20,000 to participate in massive NW earthquake, tsunami drill (Oregonian)
06/01/2016: The Great Oregon ShakeOut (myappleaday.com)
05/30/2016: FEMA official warns: “[…] everything west of Interstate 5 will be toast”, massive natural disaster coming (lrightsideofleftcoast.blogspot.com)
05/25/2016: Senate confirms state's first resiliency officer (Portland Tribune)
04/19/2016: The Latest: Ecuador says death toll from quake jumps to 413 (www.observertoday.com)
04/19/2016: Ecuador counts over 400 quake deaths, damage in the billions (news.uk.msn.com)
04/19/2016: Aftershocks Rattle Japan as Deaths From Quakes Rise to 45 (The New York Times)
04/19/2016: Dramatic Rescue Amid Rubble Gives Ecuador Hope for Survivors (The New York Times)
04/19/2016: Preparing for the Big One (Huffington Post)
04/19/2016: More aftershocks feared in wake of Kumamoto quake (www.japantimes.co.jp)
04/19/2016: Japan Earthquake: 'I Thought I Was Going to Die' (The New York Times)
03/10/2016: 'Earthquakes can't be predicted ... but they can be prepared for' (KVAL)
03/03/2016: Poorly Distributed (Vice)
01/25/2016: KGW News at 10 on Portland's CW
01/23/2016: Earthquakes: plan + prepare + educate = survival (KVAL)
11/28/2015: Can your house withstand an earthquake? (Portland Tribune)
11/21/2015: Shakeout drill held in Madras (Portland Tribune)
11/06/2015: Cape Meares participates in ShakeOut drill (Tillamook Headlight Herald)
10/28/2015: Can your house withstand an earthquake? (Portland Tribune)
10/21/2015: Are you prepared for the `Big One?' (Portland Tribune)
10/21/2015: 'Great ShakeOut' Earthquake Drill (Ideastream)
10/21/2015: Shakeout drill held in Madras (Portland Tribune)
10/21/2015: Are you prepared for the `Big One?' (Portland Tribune)
10/17/2015: PORTLAND: Think ahead and think safety for earthquakes (My Eastern Oregon)
10/17/2015: PORTLAND: Think ahead and think safety for earthquakes (My Eastern Oregon)
10/16/2015: Winners and losers in the week’s news (Statesman Journal)
10/16/2015: Winners and losers in the week’s news (Statesman Journal)
10/15/2015: Participation jumps in Oregon earthquake drill (Lebanon-Express)
10/15/2015: Participation jumps in Oregon earthquake drill (Lebanon-Express)
10/14/2015: The Great Oregon ShakeOut looks to be the world's largest earthquake drill on Thursday (News Review Today)
10/14/2015: Are you ready for the big one? (Portland Tribune)
10/13/2015: The Great Shakeout Earthquake Drill (The Oregon Herald)
10/10/2015: Organize your quake drill Oct. 15 (The World Link (AP))
08/31/2015: Families play an important role in kids' safety at school during an earthquake (KATU.com)
07/19/2015: State officials say Oregonians should prepare for “the big one” (The Register-Guard)
07/17/2015: Be Prepared For, Not Scared Of 'The Really Big One' (OPB)
01/27/2015: Can Coastal Communities Survive A Tsunami? (Jefferson Public Radio)
01/27/2015: Japan Earthquake Holds Lessons For Oregon Coast (Jefferson Public Radio)
10/22/2014: Earthquake drill prepares participants for emergencies (Portland Tribune)
10/19/2014: Schools participate in Great Oregon ShakeOut (Newport News Times)
10/17/2014: Great Oregon Shakeout (Kezi.com)
10/16/2014: Missed The Great Oregon Shakeout? Here's What You Need To Know (Jefferson Public Radio)
10/16/2014: Portland Public Schools Take Part in ShakeOut (FM News 101 KXL)
10/16/2014: Oregonians prepare for the big one by participating in Great Oregon ShakeOut | OregonLive.com (OregonLive.com)
10/16/2014: Portland Public School Students Take Part in Shakeout (FM News 101 KXL)
10/16/2014: Thousands in Douglas County take part in disaster drill (KPIC.com)
10/16/2014: NW residents prep for Big One with 'Shakeout' (Northwest Cable News)
10/16/2014: Oregonians prepare for the big one by participating in Great Oregon ShakeOut (The Oregonian (Premium))
10/15/2014: Great Oregon Shakeout is Oct. 16 (The World Link (AP))
10/14/2014: Oregon Participates In The Great ShakeOut (Jefferson Public Radio)
10/14/2014: Oregon Participates In The Great ShakeOut (KLCC)
10/14/2014: Great Oregon Shakeout on tap Thursday (NewsRegister.com)
10/14/2014: Emergency manager preaches preparation (Corvallis Gazette-Times)
10/06/2014: SHAKEOUT: Earthquake preparedness (The News Guard )
10/06/2014: Register for 'Great Oregon Shakeout' quake drill
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)
10/09/2013: 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)
09/30/2013: County highlights emergency alert improvements (Daily Astorian)
09/04/2013: County Commissioner’s give nod to ‘ShakeOut’ (North Coast Citizen & Cannon Beach Citizen)
09/02/2013: Group debates tsunami escape pods, city helipad (Daily Astorian)
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)
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: Great Oregon Shakeout happening this morning (Statesman Journal (AP))
10/18/2012: Great Oregon Shakeout hosts record number of participants (KPIC.com)
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: Great Shakeout reminds what could happen if big quake hits (KATU.com)
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)
10/15/2012: Great Shakeout Day Oct. 18 (Seaside Signal)
10/11/2012: Hatfield Marine Science Center and neighbors successfully complete evacuation drill (Corvallis Gazette-Times)
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)
10/03/2012: 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)
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)
10/18/2011: 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!