Posts With Keyword ‘Martha Dykstra’

Let’s Talk Knoxville – Next Generation 911

Posted: Monday, August 22nd, 2011 at 1:00 pm

On today’s Let’s Talk Knoxville, Aaron Gernes talks with John McCoy, Emergency 911 Coordinator in Marion County, and Martha Dykstra, the Communications Director at the Marion County Sheriff’s Office, about Next Generation 911.

Severe Weather Awareness Week – Receiving Warnings

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2011 at 6:30 am

Severe weather awareness continues as today’s topic focuses on receiving warnings. 

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Sheriffs and Emergency Personnel Meet with Mercy One Staff

Posted: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 at 6:26 am

Marion, Monroe, Mahaska, Appanoose, Wapello and Davis County Sheriffs along with Communication Director Martha Dykstra and Knoxville Fire Chief Mike Roberts met with the Mercy One Director of Emergency Transport Dan Keough and two flight nurses Tuesday morning to discuss the new Mercy One helicopter that will be based out of the Knoxville Airport beginning this November.

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County Emergency Response Personnel Receive Additional Training

Posted: Wednesday, May 26th, 2010 at 6:26 am


The Marion County Emergency Response Association held their quarterly meeting Tuesday evening and members received training from the emergency communication trailer based out of Appanoose County and the Mercy Air Ambulance.

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Residents Asked to Call Before They Burn

Posted: Thursday, April 1st, 2010 at 6:24 am


Now that the weather is finally warming up, many people in Marion County will begin burning off dead grass and plants on their properties, which if not attended can result in disastrous grass fires.

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