Community Safety and Awareness Report for Wednesday, November 9th, 2011
•The KMUD on-air Pledge Drive is in full swing. Today would be a great time to put your money where the ‘MUD is and help us reach our goal! Call 923-3911, visit kmud.org, or drop your pledge off at our studios in Redway. Thank YOU for putting the PEOPLE in People Powered Radio!
•Humboldt County Health and Human Services Mobile Engagement Vehicle will be at Redway First Baptist Church, 555 Redway Drive, this Thursday, November 10th between 10am and 2pm. They will be providing county services including applications for CalFresh (Food Stamps) and MediCal. A car seat technician will be on hand to help families with safety instruction and a new child’s safety seat if needed. They will also provide HIV testing and referrals for mental health services. That’s this Thursday, from 10am to 2pm, in Redway.
•KMUD will be participating in the Nationwide Test of the Emergency Alert System today at 5pm. This will be the first-ever nationwide test of the EAS giving federal, state, and local officials the opportunity to make sure vital life-safety information can be communicated from the nation’s capital to the public. A “live” EAS Alert will be transmitted to broadcast, cable, and satellite radio and television stations. This will be test… only a test.
•Tune in tonight at 7pm when the Talk Show will focus on updates from the Occupy Movement locally and across the county. That’s tonight from 7 to 8pm, right here, on KMUD.
This concludes the Community Safety and Awareness Report, which can be read online at kmud.org and heard weekdays at 11am, 3 pm, and as needed here, on KMUD.