emergency management http://wxpr.org en Warming Shelters Set Up In Northwoods http://wxpr.org/post/warming-shelters-set-northwoods <p>The Oneida and Vilas Public Health and Emergency Management Departments have released a list of facilities open 24 hours that people could go to if they need to warm up in the extreme cold.</p><p>In Oneida county, Trig's Riverwalk Centre and Wal-Mart...both in Rhinelander... are facilities that are open 24 hours. In Minocqua, Trig's and WalMart along Highway 70 are open 24 hours, as is Howard Young Medical Center in Woodruff..</p> Fri, 03 Jan 2014 21:51:10 +0000 Ken Krall 12742 at http://wxpr.org Warming Shelters Set Up In Northwoods Emergency Managers Test the Water http://wxpr.org/post/emergency-managers-test-water <p>Rhinelander emergency managers will be testing their ability to get water to the site of a large fire.&nbsp;</p><p>Saturday officials will be testing a response system called Mutual Aid Box Alarm system or MABAS. Oneida County Emergency Management Director Ken Kortenhof says fire department crews will gather at the Rhinelander Airport.</p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 22:40:04 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 8584 at http://wxpr.org