Casual Weekend Donation

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Each year RRRDC employees make donations for the chance to wear jeans on weekends.   At the end of the year, a local charity is selected to receive these casual day funds.   Make a Wish North Dakota was selected as the recipient of the 2017 casual day funds.    Make a Wish North Dakota has been granting wishes for North Dakota children diagnosed with life-threatening medical condition since 1985.  RRRDC employees are pleased to be part of making a child’s wish come true with this donation.

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2017 9-1-1 Calls by Month

Red River Regional Dispatch Center answers 9-1-1 calls from callers in the Cass County, ND/Clay County, MN area.   83,068 calls to 9-1-1 were answered at RRRDC in 2017.   This includes 62,682 calls from the Cass County area and 20,386 calls from the Clay County area.   The busiest month for 9-1-1 calls in 2017 was August.    The busiest month varies from year to year but it is often July, August, or December. 911 Call

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National Public Safety Telecommunicator Week

Every year, the second full week of April is proclaimed as National Public Safety Telecommunicator Week. During this week, we recognize our 9-1-1 Communication Operators at Red River Regional Dispatch Center (RRRDC). 9-1-1 Communications Operators are more than just a calm and reassuring voice on the other end of the phone. Every day, RRRDC Communications Operators answer 9-1-1 calls from callers requesting assistance.  Their specialized skills and training help them to provide life-saving instructions, dispatch responders to callers in need, and to keep our law enforcement, fire and

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