MNWashCoARES Meeting held on March 6th, Tuesday, 6:30 PM, Woodwinds Hospital

The regular first quarter meeting of Washington County ARES was held on Tuesday, March 6th, at 6:30 - 8 PM at Woodwinds Hospital, Administrative Conference Room. Agenda items included renewal of ID cards, Healtheast credentialing, annual schedule, hospital evacuation drills, and other items of concern. Healtheast Security Coordinator Katherine Grimm, also a MNWashCoARES member, presented some of the challenges and ham radio efforts used at Joplin, Missouri, during their 2011 F5 tornado. Eleven members were in attendance.