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August 5, 2002
News Release
Moorhead, MN -- Aug. 5, 2002 Only one week remains for individuals and businesses in the 17 counties designated for individual assistance to apply for state and federal aid to replace losses from the flooding that occurred throughout Minnesota beginning June 9. The deadline to register for disaster assistance is Tuesday, August 13.
August 2, 2002
News Release
Moorhead, MN -- Federal, state, local and voluntary agencies are working in partnership to help Minnesota residents in 19 counties following flooding in June. Below is an update of activities to date:
August 1, 2002
News Release
Moorhead, MN -- The time for visiting the Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Roseau County is getting shorter. Individuals and business owners have until August 9 to meet face-to-face with recovery specialists at the DRC at Ram's Sports Center at 809 - 6th Street NE in Roseau. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.
July 29, 2002
News Release
Moorhead, MN -- Only two weeks remain for those Minnesota individuals and business owners who haven't yet applied for state and federal disaster assistance to make an application. Those affected by the June flooding should register as soon as possible by calling FEMA's registration line, 1-800-621-3362, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. The TTY number for the hearing or speech-impaired is 1-800-462-7585.
July 26, 2002
News Release
Moorhead, MN -- Federal, state, local and voluntary agencies are working in partnership to help Minnesota residents in 19 counties following flooding in June. Below is an update of activities to date:
July 23, 2002
News Release
Moorhead, MN -- The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Roseau County is still open. However, beginning this Saturday, July 27, the center will be closed on Saturdays and Sundays. The center, located at 809 6th St. NE in Roseau, will still be open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. until further notice.
July 19, 2002
News Release
Moorhead, MN -- Mold has emerged as a by-product of the recent flooding in Minnesota. Mold can cause problems for your home as well as your health. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Minnesota Division of Emergency Management, and the Minnesota Department of Health want you to safely remove the mold in your home and be aware of potential health risks, especially to those who are mold-sensitive. Checking For Mold
July 19, 2002
News Release
Moorhead, MN -- July 19, 2002 State, federal, local and voluntary agencies continue to help Minnesota residents affected by the June 9-28 flooding. Nineteen counties are now designated to receive recovery assistance. The following counties are eligible for assistance: Roseau, Kittson, Marshall, Lake of the Woods, Koochiching, Red Lake, Norman, Mahnomen, Clearwater, Becker, Polk, Pennington, Beltrami, Clay, Itasca, McLeod, Goodhue, Hubbard, and Wright. Recovery services summary at close of business Thursday, July 18, 2002:
July 18, 2002
News Release
Moorhead, MN -- Federal and state officials remind victims of the recent flooding that help for disaster-related stress is just a phone call away. Referrals for short-term intervention counseling services for the residents of the counties participating in the MN Flood Disaster Response program are available at no cost.
July 16, 2002
News Release
Moorhead, MN -- Goodhue, Hubbard, Itasca, McLeod and Wright counties are now eligible for public assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help recover from the floods that swept through Minnesota beginning June 9. In counties designated for public assistance, local governments and some non-profit organizations may qualify for partial reimbursement of personnel costs and repairs necessitated by the June 9-28 flooding. The federal government pays 75 percent of approved expenses.

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