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March 22, 2001
Olympia, WA -- When the 6.8 Nisqually Earthquake struck the Puget Sound Region on Feb. 28, Mercer Island was spared from catastrophic flooding. Situated on a hill above the picturesque city, two...
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March 21, 2001
Olympia, WA -- When disaster strikes, as it has with the Nisqually Earthquake, homes and families are always hard hit,. But they're not the only victims of these events-businesses are often impacted...
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March 20, 2001
Olympia, WA -- A new toll-free INFO Line (1-800-450-8565) opens this morning to help answer questions from Private Nonprofit organizations, which experienced damage or losses from the Nisqually...
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March 20, 2001
Olympia, WA -- According to disaster officials, residents and businesses have begun to register for disaster assistance in eight additional Washington counties since they were declared on March 16....
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March 16, 2001
Seattle, WA -- Federal and state agencies have approved more than $6.5 million in aid to help Washington residents following the Nisqually earthquake. The following is a summary of ongoing response...
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March 16, 2001
Seattle, WA -- How can you find a reputable contractor to repair your earthquake-damaged chimney or home? Every disaster has its share of con artists trying to take advantage of disaster victims....
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March 16, 2001
Washington, DC -- Washington State and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials announced today at the disaster field office in Qlympia that eight additional counties have been added to...
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March 15, 2001
Olympia, WA -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials warn residents that use of earthquake-damaged chimneys can cause tragic consequences for homeowners whose chimneys have not been...
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March 14, 2001
Lakewood, WA, March 14, 2001 -- An employee at the Little Church on the Prairie Learning Center points out one of the anchored cribs in the daycare facility. Photo by Doak Mahlik/FEMA News Photo...
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March 13, 2001
Olympia, WA -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials report today that 50 percent of the homes inspected by FEMA so far sustained chimney damage in the Nisqually Earthquake. Most of...
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