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December 15, 2010
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Starting tomorrow, on the 199th anniversary of one of the largest earthquakes ever to strike the United States, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will begin a...
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December 15, 2010
Kansas City, Mo. -- With the holiday season upon us and 2011 fast approaching, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is encouraging all Americans to make emergency preparedness one of their...
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February 11, 2010
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Midwesterners expect and prepare for a variety of seasonal hazards such as extreme snow, ice, flooding, tornadoes and severe weather. But the non-seasonal threat of earthquakes...
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July 29, 2009
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri -- Residents who have registered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and have received a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) disaster loan application...
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May 1, 2009
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- It's been nearly two years since an EF-5 tornado destroyed roughly 90 percent of Greensburg, Kansas on May 4, 2007. In its aftermath many Greensburg residents were left homeless...
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November 17, 2008
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Over the past several years much of Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska have suffered from the affects of major winter storms. Ice storms in the past two years have downed...
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May 13, 2008
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Today, FEMA Regional Administrator Dick Hainje joined Governor Matt Blunt in an aerial tour of damages in Newton, Jasper and Barry counties. Several tornadoes touched down late...
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April 25, 2008
GREENSBURG, Mo. - In the immediate aftermath of the tornado which leveled Greensburg May 4, 2007, prioritizing needs could be overwhelming. Everything, it seemed, was a priority. But one thing was...
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April 25, 2008
GREENSBURG, Kan. - As any seasoned emergency worker who toiled in Greensburg immediately after the deadly storm last May could attest, few had seen anything quite like it. And few had seen what came...
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April 25, 2008
GREENSBURG, Kan. - What is the most important contribution the Federal Emergency Management Agency made in Greensburg? No debate, if you believe Greensburg Unified School District 422 superintendent...
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March 21, 2008
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) continues to support Missouri and other Midwest states impacted by floods following heavy...
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March 6, 2008
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) officials will hold workshops in Kansas in March and April to help insurance producers, lenders and community/government officials better...
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March 6, 2008
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) officials will hold workshops in Missouri in March and April to help insurance producers, lenders and community/government officials better...
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February 11, 2008
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Today, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded $235,049 in Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) to local fire...
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February 11, 2008
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Today, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded $124,498 in Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) to local fire departments...
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February 11, 2008
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Today, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded $351,377 in Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) to local fire...
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February 4, 2008
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Today, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded $717,555 in Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) to local fire...
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February 4, 2008
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Today, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded $461,958 in Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) to local fire...
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February 4, 2008
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Today, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded $122,550 in Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) to local fire departments...
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February 4, 2008
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Today, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded $1,118,119 in Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) to local fire departments...
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January 11, 2008
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) officials will hold workshops in Kansas in January and February to help insurance producers, lenders and community/government officials...
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May 12, 2007
TRACY, Mo. -- The flooding in Missouri this past week caused significant damage along the Missouri River. But it could have been much worse. After the historic Midwest floods of 1993, many Missouri...
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May 11, 2007
KANSAS CITY, KS. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Kansas Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster have compiled a list of organizations that are accepting donations on behalf of...
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May 10, 2007
GREENSBURG, KS -- You may have mail. When Greensburg, Kansas and Kiowa County residents and business owners left their battered or destroyed homes and businesses, mail to those addresses became...
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May 9, 2007
? 2007 Region VII News Releases KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The State of Kansas, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S .Small Business Administration (SBA) announce the opening of a...
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