Bangor Elementary students learn emergency preparedness - WXOW News 19 La Crosse, WI – News, Weather and Sports |

Bangor Elementary students learn emergency preparedness


BANGOR, Wisconsin (WXOW) - 5th graders in Bangor are better prepared in the event of an emergency.

They learned Friday first hand from Wisconsin Emergency Management about what to do in case of a fire, tornado or other disaster.

It's part of the STEP program, STEP stands for Student Tools for Emergency Planning.

It's a statewide program that teaches elementary school kids how to create an emergency plan.

All students received a bag with a flashlight, first aid kit, and blanket.

About 40 students were at the event. The program is supported in part by Walgreens and AT&T.

This is the second year the STEP program has visited Bangor Elementary.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WXOW. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Theresa Wopat at 507-895-9969. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at