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February 26, 2020 - 10:48 AM

Communications director Angela Murphy provides an overview on calls received by the Allen County Emergency Communications Center in 2019, while commissioner Jerry Daniels listens. Photo by Trevor Hoag / Iola Register

“There’s probably a story in each one of those numbers,” said commissioner Bruce Symes during an annual report from communications director Angela Murphy.

And indeed, call statistics to the Allen County Emergency Communications Center over the past year are both fascinating and a bit peculiar.

In total, the center received 100,171 calls in 2019, which is slightly fewer than the 101,319 calls received in 2018.

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