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  • Four Young Minn. Men Killed in Wreck

    News
    Pioneer Press, St. Paul, Minn.
    Posted: March 8th, 2014

    Four young men, ages 17, 17, 18 and 20, died as a result of the head-on crash in St. Paul.


  • Minn. Fire Department to Keep Ambulance Service

    News
    Pioneer Press, St. Paul, Minn.
    Posted: February 2nd, 2014

    The South Metro Fire Department has worked out a new contract with HealthEast Medical Transport to continue providing services in West and South St. Paul.


  • Wash. Community Improves Responses With Opticom

    Press Release
    Posted: January 27th, 2014

    Transportation personnel in Bellevue, Wash., have been empowered to improve emergency response without leaving their desks. The city is transitioning to an Opticom® Multimode Traffic Signal Priority control system, which includes Opticom® Central Management Software (CMS) enabling them to perform critical management tasks remotely and maximize resources without compromising the budget. Opticom® CMS, a desktop-based traffic management software, is connected via Ethernet connections at the...