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2:44 pm
Thu June 21, 2012

Amateur Radio Field Day weekend

Local amateur radio clubs along the Treasure Coast  will come together to present an Emergency Preparedness Expo and Training Exercise on Saturday, June 23 and Sunday, June 24 in conjunction with the annual American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Field Day.  The American Radio Relay League Field Day event  is focused on setting up temporary portable stations, running on emergency power, stay-at-home and mobile units are allowed to participate.  The Public is also invited and encouraged to come out and see what amateur radio is all about.

News
3:10 pm
Wed June 20, 2012

Today is the first day of summer, that means the heat index will be back in the daily forecast.

What is the heat index and how is it calculated?

Yellow Dot
3:25 pm
Tue June 19, 2012

Yellow Dots can save your life

Pick up your yellow dot information packet at any St. Lucie County fire station or the Red Cross.  Placing the yellow dot on your rear window lets rescue workers know your medical information is in the trunk.

Hurricane Preparedness Seminar
10:35 am
Mon June 18, 2012

The Annual Event You Don’t Want to Miss: Hurricane Preparedness Seminar

earthobservatory.nasa.gov

  

Hurricane Preparedness Seminar

Martin County – June 23, 2012 from 10am to 2pm

Indian River State College Wolf Center

2400 SE Salerno Road, Stuart, FL 34997

 

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News
8:54 am
Mon June 18, 2012

A scanner replaces strip searches at the St. Lucie County Jail

The full body scanner has already revealed contraband some bound for a stint in the St. Lucie County jail tried to hide in a body cavity.

News
8:18 am
Thu June 14, 2012

How to properly display the American flag.

Today is Flag Day, we talk with Frank Howard of the American Legion Post 318 in Port St Lucie.  If you'd like to read the flag code click here

Reflections on being a Father and a son
9:05 am
Wed June 13, 2012

Reflections on being a father, and a son

Jon Bell is usually heard on WQCS as the host of Sky Watch, our weekday update on what can be seen in the night sky, but today, as Fathers Day approaches, he reflects on his two different roles as both Father and son.

Father and Child Connection Program
3:44 pm
Tue June 12, 2012

St Lucie County Father and Child Connection program helps Dads.

There are any number of reasons men come to the program which aims to help them build relationships with their children, step-children or other kids in their life.

voter rolls
2:44 pm
Mon June 11, 2012

The battle continues over whether or not to purge Florida's voter rolls.

Suspected ineligible voters have been ordered removed by the governor; however, some elections supervisors have found many names on the list are actually eligible voters.  What should you do if you show up to the polls and are told you're ineligible?

Scams aganist Veterans
12:34 pm
Thu June 7, 2012

Area Veterans in nursing homes target of unscrupulous investors

Congressman Tom Rooney is warning of people going into nursing homes to get Veterans to invest their pension in high risk investments.  Such activity has been reported in the Stuart area.  Contact the Congressman's office at 202-225-5792 or at www.rooney.house.gov to report this or any other scam against veterans.  If you don't live in Congressman Rooney's district, he recommends contacting your congressman. 

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