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Banner, NASF to participate in today’s mock earthquake drill

Banner Churchill Community Hospital will participate in a mock earthquake disaster drill today from 8-10 a.m. at the hospital, while Naval Air Station Fallon will be a part of the same drill with several scenarios staged at the base. Just like a real major earthquake, extra staff members will be brought in to help “disaster victims” injured by the earthquake, said Banner spokesman David Lozano. Even though many of the seismic activities are small and can’t be felt, scientists are looking to see if these minor tremors could lead to much larger ones that could hit at any time. Lozano …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Aug 20, 2013 06:39PM Published Aug 20, 2013 06:39PM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.