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November 16, 2010
SEATTLE, Wash. -- Strong winds walloped the west coast last night, felling trees, blocking highways and causing sporadic power failures.  As utility crews work to restore power, emergency managers...
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November 8, 2010
SEATTLE -- The month of November traditionally signals the beginning of flood season here in the Pacific Northwest. But just as you don’t need to live in a mapped floodplain to need flood insurance,...
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November 1, 2010
SEATTLE, Wash. -- November marks the beginning of flood season in the Pacific Northwest, yet many residents remain without flood insurance because they don't live in a mapped floodplain and don't...
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October 25, 2010
SEATTLE, Wash. --The National Weather Service is projecting La Nina weather conditions this year, with attendant wet weather and above average lowland snow events. Here in the Pacific Northwest,...
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October 15, 2010
SEATTLE --  The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has released $1,074,428 in Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) funds to the Washington Emergency...
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October 4, 2010
On 10 September 2010, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) requested and was approved for a one-year extension to the September 2010 date for compliance with a Biological Opinion (BiOp) on...
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September 8, 2010
SEATTLE, Wash. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has obligated $1,092,347 in Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) funding to the state of...
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September 3, 2010
BOISE—The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has announced Pre-Disaster Mitigation Competitive (PDM-C) grant awards of  $1,593,691 to the City of...
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August 27, 2010
SEATTLE, Wa. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) late Thursday evening authorized the use of federal funds to help the State of Idaho fight the...
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August 27, 2010
SEATTLE, Wash. --The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency today (4:30 p.m. Pacific) authorized the use of federal funds to help Washington State fight the Slide...
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