Lecturer at WSU to talk about terrorism

SPOKANE — Recruits and the al-Qaida Network is the lecture topic hosted by Washington State University’s Institute for the Study of Intercommunal Conflict (ISIC). Elena Mastors, a terrorism specialist from the U.S. Naval War College will speak about conflict and terrorism and the important role of individuals in extremist groups. The lecture is slated for […]

Former CIA Director to speak at WSU Tri-Cities

RICHLAND — A former director of the Central Intelligence Agency will talk about “Energy, Security, and the Long War of the 21st Century,” at 5 p.m. Oct. 3 in the Battelle Auditorium, 902 Battelle Boulevard, located between George Washington Way and Stevens Drive in north Richland. R. James Woolsey will discuss how terrorist acts against […]

Siren testing slated for Saturday, Sept. 29

PULLMAN – Sirens will be sounding repeatedly on the WSU Pullman campus from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, as tests and adjustments are made to the university’s new outdoor campus siren/public speaker system. The siren manufacturer Acoustic Technology Inc. Systems of East Boston, Mass., will be running the test. The speakers were […]

WSU plans to test emergency siren system

To improve emergency communication abilities, Washington State University has installed a new siren/public announcement speaker system on its Pullman campus. The directional speakers — each rated at 115 decibels — were mounted last week on the roof tops of five buildings. The speaker manufacturer, Acoustic Technology Incorporated Systems, will be on campus testing and adjusting […]

Terrorist alert triggers airline passenger procedures

Due to the recent terrorist activities, higher travel precautions are currently be taken both nationally and internationally. To help minimize the impact on travelers, the following information has been provided the United States Private and Public Partnership National Governance, https://nwwarn.usp3.org.* The U.S. terrorist threat level has been raised to severe, or red, for all commercial […]