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February 7, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- High fire danger and "widow-makers" will make the Arkansas woods a potentially deadly place this year, state and federal officials warn. With thousands of tons of broken limbs...
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February 2, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- Cleaning up debris from the December ice storms is a cooperative effort between landowners and government agencies. Individuals are responsible for cleaning up fallen limbs and...
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February 2, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- The ongoing disaster assistance for the December ice storms in Arkansas has topped $22.5 million. The following is a summary of ongoing response and recovery efforts as of the...
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February 1, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- County and city officials and other eligible applicants in 61 counties who are managing recovery efforts due to the December ice storms have until February 9 to file a request for...
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February 1, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- Severe December ice storms damaged more than 300,000 acres of forest and timberland. Much of it is privately owned. Any woodland owner with damaged timber should be especially...
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February 1, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- Elderly and disabled homeowners still need help cleaning up after the December ice storms. Several service groups have been assisting these individuals, clearing and moving debris...
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January 31, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- The first 72 hours after a disaster are critical. Electricity, gas, water and telephones may not be working. In addition, public safety services such as police and fire departments...
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January 31, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- Tornadoes, thunderstorms, floods, wildfires, snow and ice storms occur whether we are prepared for them or not. We may not be able to control Mother Nature, but we may be able to...
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January 30, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- While many power outages during the December ice storms were from damage on main electrical lines, some property owners found that the source of their suffering was the trees in...
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January 29, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- As cleanup continues from the December ice storms, homeowners might be tempted to turn their fallen trees and branches into firewood. Certain safety considerations should be...
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