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Thanks to all that attended
Lebanon's National Night Out
Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011
Ralston Park: 4 - 8 pm

Download and / or listen to archive of live on location Radio Broadcast as aired on
Unforgettable 920 KSHO. from 3 - 6 pm.

National Night Out Picture Mix from KGAL and KSHO's Jim Willhight Pictures from Previous Lebanon National Night Out Event (click on picture to enlarge).

Picture Mix from Ralston Park Event. {upper left} Crown gathers for Children's Activities, {upper center} Somewhere in the mass of moms and children you will find a clown, {upper right} Lebanon Police Chief Mike Healy with a puppy, {center left} crowd watching entertainment, {center} KGAL/ KSHO Remote Broadcast Center, {bottom left} LPD Detective Sergeant Kevin Martinez doing his Karaoke best along with a backup, {bottom center } Very cute puppy from Molly the Dog's litter, and {bottom right} Sgt. Martinez looking like he's ducking a balloon.

Lebanon National Night Out Event Details


  • Ralston Square Park, 4 – 7 pm.

    On Tuesday, August 2nd, Lebanon Police Department will sponsor the 27th annual National Night Out. Neighborhoods throughout Lebanon are invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for the “27th Annual National Night Out” (NNO) crime and drug prevention event. National Night Out, which is sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW) and co-sponsored locally by the Lebanon Police Department, will involve 10,000 communities from all 50 states, U.S. territories, Canadian cities and military bases around the world. In all, over 34 million people are expected to participate in “America’s Night out against Crime” on August 2nd. NNO 2011 is being supported in part by the Target Corporation.

    This years event is expected to draw 1000 to join in the celebration. Join McGruff the Crime Dog for Free food, entertainment and a live on location Radio Broadcast on 920 KSHO brought to you by Security Alarm Corporation. 920 KSHO will be broadcasting live from the event from 3 to 6 pm.

    Lebanon Police Department will hold a special event at Ralston Park between the hours of 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. Bring your lawn chair to relax and enjoy music performed by Lebanon Police Detective Kevin Martinez. There will be free hot dogs and soda to the first 500 people. There will also be a celebration of McGruff the Crime Fighting Dog’s 30th birthday.

    Life Flight will be arriving at 5:00 p.m. and much much more.

    The National Night Out event will present several emergency and human services displays, vehicle displays, and crime prevention materials. Balloons and other handouts will be provided and fingerprinting courtesy of the Lebanon Masonic Lodge.

    For further information contact Dala Johnson (541) 258-4339.

    Special Valley Talk
    Live, Local Radio

    Join 1580 KGAL local talk radio host Jim Willhight Wednesday, July 27th, at 11:06 am for a special Local National Night Out update on Valley Talk.

    Joining us will be Kevin Martinez and Dala Johnson from the Lebanon Police Department to discuss the community wide Ralston Square Park event.

    Security Alarm Corporation
    A special thanks for Mike Martin at Security Alarm Corporation and Albany Lock and Key for bringing 1580 KGAL and 920 listeners and web site viewers this special public service feature.

    Download Free Mp3 of Radio Broadcast

    Download for free the entire 3 hour historic broadcast from a past National Night Out (mp3 Podcast) which aired live on 920 KSHO. Hosted by Jim Willhight and Bill Diamond this was a live on location broadcast from Lebanon's Ralston Park event which aired from 4 – 7 pm, on National Night Out, August 4th, 2008.

    Download: {high quality} or {Medium Quality} mp3 file.

    The event is designed to (1) Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness, (2) Generate support for, and participation in, local crime prevention efforts, (3) Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police/community partnerships and (4) Send a message to criminals letting them know neighborhoods are organized and fighting back.

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