The Great Central U.S. Shake Out


Decatur – Millions of people will be involved in one of the biggest earthquake drills on Thursday.


Many schools and businesses in Illinois are joining in on the exercise. If you want to get involved, with eight other states to make this year's shakeout the largest earthquake drill ever held in the Midwest visit the website at


The focus includes advice on earthquake preparedness. More than 400-thousand people from Illinois are already signed up.

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