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  1. Portland completes review of emergency notification system problem on April 16th; proposes solution to ensure issue does not happen again

    News release issued by the Portland Bureau of Emergency Management and Portland Bureau of Emergency Communications April 21, 2014.

  2. NY Times: Promises of Preparedness Followed Devastating Earthquakes. And Yet.

    News story posted to April 13, 2014.

  3. Oregonian: Recent earthquakes in Sherwood, California and Chile are part of a natural fluctuations, scientists say

    News story posted to April 8, 2014.

  4. OPB: 3.3 quake rattles southwest Portlanders

    News story posted to April 7, 2014.

  5. KOIN: State geologist urges Oregonians to prepare for earthquakes

    News story posted to April 1, 2014.

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