FIRE PREVENTION WEEK
Friday, 27 September 2013 09:34
THE VALENTINE VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT WILL BE OBSERVING NATIONAL FIRE PREVENTION WEEK ON OCTOBER 6TH THROUGH THE 12TH. THE ANNUAL MOVIE WILL BE HELD ON SUNDAY, OCTOBER 6TH AT 2 PM SHOWING 'EPIC' AT THE JEWEL THEATER...NO TICKETS WILL BE NEEDED TO ATTEND.
DURING THE PAST YEAR THE DEPARTMENT WAS CALLED ON 101 TIMES FOR A TOTAL OF 6585 HOURS SPENT IN ANSWERING ALARMS WITH A TOTAL OF 8322 HOURS SPENT IN THE SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY ON FIRES, DRILLS, MEETINGS, SCHOOLING AND OTHER SPECIAL DUTIES. AS OF OCTOBER FIRST THE DEPARTMENT HAS 50 ACTIVE MEMBERS.
Nebraska Broadband for Business
Friday, 27 September 2013 07:03
Increasing economic vitality is on every business owner's mind today. The goal of a new project thru the Nebraska Broadband Initiative, is to help Nebraska businesses understand how to effectively use broadband applications successfully. By participating in "The Power of Business" survey, businesses will be sharing valuable information on broadband usage.
The real benefit comes when you complete the survey, http://go.unl.edu/broadband-for-business. You will have the chance to receive a personalized scorecard. This scorecard provides you with ideas on how to better utilize broadband technologies. The information collected from your input will allow for a comparison of business broadband usage and impacts with peers nationwide. Up to 500 businesses who have completed the survey will receive this personalized scorecard and the opportunity to work with a business broadband coach.