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IAEM 2015 Annual Convention Registration Now Open

Individual Member Bo Keeney, June 30

Registration for the 2015 IAEM Convention is now open. The theme for 2015 is Expanding the Spectrum of Emergency Management. For a full listing and registration information please visit
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State workers likely to receive 2% raises

Individual Member Bo Keeney, June 16

A dramatic turnaround in state revenues will generate a “likely surplus” that will allow pay raises for state employees, higher education faculty members, local constitutional officers, and teachers in localities willing to pay their share.

If the state has a revenue surplus — or a shortfall of less than 1 percent — after closing the books on fiscal 2015 next month, state employees will receive ... (Full Story)

New trailer provides additional emergency response for miners

Individual Member Bo Keeney, June 08

Southwest Virginia miners now have an additional resource when working to respond to emergencies. The Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy has a new emergency response trailer.

They were able to buy the trailer as part of a grant from the Mine Safety and Health Administration. The trailer will be used as a mobile command center during emergencies. They're equipping it with televisions and communications ... (Full Story)

2015 State Homeland Security Program Public Safety Stakeholder’s Grant Workshops

Individual Member Bo Keeney, May 22

Dear Homeland Security Partner:

You are invited to participate in the 2015 State Homeland Security Program (SHSP) Public Safety Stakeholder’s Grant Workshops. These workshops will be held statewide from May 27-June 5, 2015 (seven regional meetings). The importance of these workshops is to promote coordination across the various disciplines and entities that are eligible to apply for SHSP funds.

Each ... (Full Story)

Virginia First Responders Receive EMS Award

Individual Member Bo Keeney, May 19

May 18—FROM STAFF REPORTS—Colonial Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad and AirCare Medevac, a service of PHI Air Medical, have jointly received the American Heart Association's Mission: Lifeline EMS Bronze Award for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who experience severe heart attacks, a news release states.

"EMTs and paramedics play a vital part in the system of care ... (Full Story)


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