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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...
Arkansas
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...
Arkansas
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...
Arkansas
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...
Arkansas
January 29, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- More than $8 million in disaster assistance has been obligated to Arkansas counties and communities affected by the December ice storms. The money serves as the first installment...
Arkansas
January 26, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- When we look back on our lives, we find that we are most proud of what we did when it mattered the most. In Arkansas, numerous unsung heroes can be proud of what they did during...
Arkansas
January 25, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- As counties clean up after the December ice storms, they are contracting with private companies to dispose of storm debris. Many counties have hired debris monitors to make sure...
Arkansas
January 25, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- From ice, to fire. More than half of Arkansas' 33,328,200 acres are covered with natural forests or timber. In the aftermath of the December ice storms, those acres are littered...
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January 24, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- All Disaster Recovery Centers staffed with representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM) and the U.S...
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January 24, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- Five additional Arkansas counties are now included in the Major Disaster Declaration for Individual Assistance. The counties are: Cleburne, Greene, Stone, Fulton and Marion. These...
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