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July 18, 2002
Anchorage, AK -- Residents who sustained losses or damage as a result of the recent Spring break up flooding have until July 25 to visit the FEMA/Alaska/U.S. Small Business...
July 16, 2002
Anchorage, AK --State and federal officials announced July 16 that disaster assistance is now available for an additional two communities in Alaska. The Alaska communities of Alakanuk and Emmonak...
July 10, 2002
Anchorage, AK --The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has set dates for two National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) workshops. Through the NFIP homeowners can purchase low cost flood...
July 6, 2002
Anchorage, AK --State and federal officials from the Alaska Division of Emergency Services, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Small Business Administration have...
July 3, 2002
Anchorage, AK --A special toll-free telephone number is in operation for people affected by the spring break-up flooding of April 27 to May 30 to apply for disaster assistance. The...
June 27, 2002
Washington, D.C. -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that additional Alaska jurisdictions have been designated for federal aid to help...
June 26, 2002
Washington, D.C. -- Federal disaster aid has been made available for Alaska to supplement state and local recovery efforts in areas struck by recent floods stemming from periods of heavy rain...
July 2, 2001
Washington, DC -- Federal funds have been made available by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help fight the Red Fox fire near Tok, Alaska. According to the agency, federal fire...
March 22, 2000
ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- With spring breakup just around the corner, disaster response officials are encouraging Alaskans to review their current insurance policy and make sure flooding is a covered...
March 17, 2000
ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- Alaska has it all - including the full gammet of potential natural disasters - and disaster safety counselors are set to share their collective knowledge of disaster prevention...


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