This is just a test

by Dylan Short - May 8, 2018

Residents across the NWT will receive a test emergency alert today at 1:55 p.m.   The National Public Alert System, also known as Alert Ready, will send a test alert to all provinces and territories in the country this week, with Yellowknife cell phones scheduled to buzz Wednesday afternoon. Compatible phones will either vibrate or…

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2 Responses to “This is just a test”

  1. I didn’t get an alert and neither did my wife. I wonder what percentage of phones actually did get an alert!! We were in YK all day and Bell is our carrier. The list of compatible devices is not very big.