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News Releases for Minnesota Severe Storms and Flooding (DR-1717)

Tuesday, September 4, 2007 - 00:00
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- The first mobile homes for Minnesota residents affected by recent severe storms and flooding arrived at a St. Charles, Winona County, staging area on Friday, Aug. 31,...
Monday, September 3, 2007 - 00:00
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Minnesota residents affected by recent severe storms and flooding should make sure they have applied for all the federal assistance for which they may be eligible, according to...
Saturday, September 1, 2007 - 00:00
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Hokah, Houston County, will remain open until further notice, according to officials from Minnesota Homeland Security and Emergency...
Saturday, September 1, 2007 - 00:00
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Federal Community Relations (CR) teams are reaching out to residents of southeastern Minnesota who were affected by the severe storms and flooding that began on Aug. 18,...
Friday, August 31, 2007 - 00:00
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Some mobile Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) serving Minnesota residents affected by recent severe storms and flooding will soon relocate and additional ones will open,...
Thursday, August 30, 2007 - 00:00
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- A series of seven meetings has been scheduled for early September to brief state and local officials about federal Public Assistance funds available in the wake of severe storms...
Thursday, August 30, 2007 - 00:00
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Only one week after a presidential disaster declaration was issued for southeastern Minnesota, more than $2.5 million in federal recovery funds has been made available to...
Wednesday, August 29, 2007 - 00:00
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Federal and state officials are encouraging residents affected by the severe storms and flooding that began on Aug. 18, 2007, to apply for disaster assistance available in the...
Wednesday, August 29, 2007 - 00:00
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- An additional Minnesota county was made eligible Aug. 28 for federal Public Assistance funds, federal and state officials announced. This raises to seven the total number of...
Thursday, August 23, 2007 - 00:00
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security?s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that federal disaster aid has been made available for the state...
Thursday, August 23, 2007 - 00:00
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Bush?s major disaster declaration. Assistance for Affected Individuals...