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Jeffrey Parker

One of the bigger shocks of the Redwood Complex Fire was the collapse of both landline and cell phone service and internet in Willits and other areas distant from the fire zone.

On Mendocino Works on Wednesday 15 November at 7 p.m., we investigated what caused these cascading outages, asked what you can do to prepare for the next disaster, and exploreed what local firms are doing to improve telecoms in a rural region that the big companies prefer to ignore.

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Roots & All Playlist 11-14-17

Nov 15, 2017

PUFF, THE MAGIC DRAGON – PETER, PAUL & MARY – MOVING

WRECK OF THE 97 – PATICK SKY – AMERICAN BLUEGRASS BOYS

MANY A MILE – PATRICK SKY – PATRICK SKY

IF I WERE A CARPENTER – TIM HARDIN – TIM HARDIN 2

BLUES RUN THE GAME (JACKSON C. FRANK) – SIMON AND GARFUNKLE – OUTTAKES FROM SOUNDS OF SILENCE – RELEASED ON “OLD FRIENDS” 3 DISC BOX SET

ROVING GAMBLER – RAMBLIN’ JACK ELLIOTT – JACK ELLIOTT

HANDSOME JOHNNY – RICHIE HAVENS – MIXED BAG

OH MARY DON'T YOU WEEP – MISSISSIPPI JOHN HURT – WORRIED BLUES

Real Estate Magazine

Real Estate Magazine of Mendocino County, a monthly community magazine, showcased Mendocino County Public Broadcasting in its November 2017 issue by publishing a story headlined "Public Radio Saves The Day" about KZYX Radio's response to the Mendocino Lake Complex Fire and the importance of community radio to public safety and community life. The story is reprinted here in its entirety, courtesy of Real Estate Magazine.

Story by Jeffrey Parker
General Manager, Mendocino County Public Broadcasting

Property owners who lost homes or had other structures destroyed by the October firestorms can have their properties cleaned of any hazardous waste and debris at no out-of-pocket cost through a program being offered by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. However, they must act quickly. The state of California’s Office of Emergency Services has set the deadline to sign up for the program by 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 13, 2017.

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