UW-Stevens Point has more than half of campus population signed up for text alert system
Wisconsin Watch.org
By Rory Linnane
Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism

On March 5, University of Wisconsin-Madison junior Eric Cardinal was working the late shift at a Shell station near campus when he read a text alert from the university warning of a suspected shooter on the loose: “Police looking for Male/Black wearing red & black flannel shirt headed west out of University Houses.”
Then Cardinal saw a man in his store duck, as a police car rolled through the parking lot.

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