911 Telephone Outage Emergency
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
911 TELEPHONE OUTAGE EMERGENCY
COOK COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
236 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE COOK
COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT.

PHONE SERVICE, INCLUDING 911, ACROSS MOST OF COOK COUNTY, MN WILL
TEMPORARILY BE UNAVAILABLE AS CENTURYLINK WORKS TO REPAIR FROZEN
FIBER. SPECIALIZED TECHNICIANS HAVE BEEN BROUGHT IN TO REPAIR THE
DAMAGED FIBER. WHILE WORK IS UNDERWAY TO MAKE THE REPAIRS, 911
EMERGENCY SERVICE WILL BE IMPACTED. CELLULAR SERVICE DOES NOT WORK
IN THE EASTERN PART OF THE COUNTY.

ANYONE WHO NEEDS EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE SHOULD GO TO THE NEAREST OF
THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS, WHERE THERE WILL BE FIRE PERSONNEL ON
SITE AND CAN CALL 911 DISPATCH VIA ARMOUR RADIO...COOK COUNTY LAW
ENFORCEMENT CENTER AT 143 GUNFLINT TRAIL IN GRAND
MARAIS...HOVLAND FIRE HALL ON HWY 61...AND GRAND PORTAGE AMBULANCE
HALL OR THE GRAND PORTAGE CASINO.

$$

JTS



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