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Why do I get an `Emergency Alert System (EAS)` almost EVERY DAY ?

Why do I get an `Emergency Alert System (EAS)` almost EVERY DAY ?

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Contributor bridgettenyc
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I get an Emergency Alert System (EAS) interrupted my viewing

almost everyday !

and

it says once a month !

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what`s the problem - what`s the story there ?

Thanks !

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Those are controlled by your local government.

Verizon just passes along when requested.

Do they just say test or something else?


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Copper Contributor Lidge
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I’m getting them very frequently in the early morning hours.  If we could at least know what days they are set it would help but Verizon tech support was snotty and didn’t seem interested in helping with this issue.  These alerts are issued by government but since it routinely interrupts the use of DVR and Verizon services it should be of some interest to Verizon.  

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