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November 1, 1999
Anchorage, Alaska -- Alaska Division of Emergency Services Director David Liebersbach today announced that Alaska is expanding its partnership in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) efforts to...
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October 27, 1999
Seattle, Wash. -- Earthquakes shattered whole cities in Turkey last August, hammered Mexico and savaged communities in Taiwan. Closer to home, September witnessed sizeable earthquakes from...
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October 21, 1999
More than 2000 representatives from Project Impact communities from across the nation will meet in Washington, D.C. December 12-16, 1999 at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel to attend the Federal...
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October 15, 1999
At last week's National Weather Service (NWS) La Nina Forum in Seattle, NWS Climate Prediction Center director Ants Leetmaa noted that La Nina conditions may well last into March 2000, impacting...
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October 12, 1999
Seattle, Wash. -- Wet weather offers fair warning of flood season, and disaster officials are reminding homeowners that they may purchase flood insurance through the National Flood Insurance Program...
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October 8, 1999
Seattle, Wash. -- The contract to distribute Tone-Alert Radios to residents of Morrow and Umatilla counties in Northeast Oregon as part of the Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program...
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October 6, 1999
Seattle, Wash. -- Property owners in selected communities in Oregon, Idaho and Washington State are paying less for flood insurance, as of  October 1, 1999.  According to FEMA...
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October 5, 1999
Olympia, Wash. -- This week (October 3-9) is National Fire Prevention Week, and the United States Fire Administration (USFA), a directorate of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, is asking all...
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October 5, 1999
Salem, Ore. -- This week (October 3-9) is National Fire Prevention Week, and the United States Fire Administration (USFA), a directorate of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, is asking all...
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September 30, 1999
Seattle, Wash. -- November traditionally heralds the onslaught of the rainy season here in the Pacific Northwest. November unleashed some of this century's worst recorded flooding in Western...
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