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May 25, 2000
SALEM, Ore. -- This afternoon, U.S. Fire Administration Administrator Carrye B. Brown joins Deschutes County Commissioners Linda Swearingen and Dennis Luke, FEMA Regional Director David L. de Courcy...
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May 23, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- May 31, 2000 is National Dam Safety Awareness Day, marking the worst dam disaster in United States history: the South Fork Dam failure above Johnston, Pennsylvania of 1889....
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May 23, 2000
On May 6th, Peter Ribble, Deschutes County Project Impact Coordinator, Andrew Hendrickson, FEMA Community Liaison, and several thousand Bend area residents participated in the 3rd annual FireFree...
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May 22, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- Residences and businesses in the City of Umatilla and near the southeastern corner of the Umatilla Chemical Depot will begin receiving Tone Alert Radios this week. This is the...
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May 22, 2000
SALEM, Ore. -- On Thursday, May 25, 2000 U.S. Fire Administration Administrator Carrye B. Brown will join Deschutes County Commissioners Linda Swearingen and Dennis Luke, FEMA Regional Director David...
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May 19, 2000
BOISE, Idaho -- On Friday, 26 May, 2000 FEMA Associate Director Mike Armstrong will join Blaine County Commissioner Mary Ann Mix, and a host of government, business, community and nonprofit agency...
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May 16, 2000
It was 20 years ago this month that Mount St. Helens in Washington State erupted. Ash and steam had poured out and avalanches of snow and ice had thundered down the mountain's sides for two months,...
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May 9, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- This week (May 6-13) is National Safe Kids Week, a good time to address the attendant safety issues heralded as spring and summer sports seasons come into full swing. According to...
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May 2, 2000
Wildfires are a natural part of living in the urban interface. Hundreds of homes are threatened, and several are lost as our region experiences another hot, dry, summer. Awbrey Hall, Skeleton, and...
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May 2, 2000
SEATTLE, Wash. -- This week (April 30 - May 6) is National Arson Awareness Week, and the United States Fire Administration (USFA), a directorate of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, is asking...
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