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October 5, 2000
Helena, MT -- Although the fires are mostly out, the next disaster could be waiting in the wings. Now is the critical time to prepare for the potential floods that may result from the fires....
Montana
October 5, 2000
BOISE, Idaho -- State of Idaho and FEMA officials announced today that the deadline for eligible residents of counties effected by recent wildfires to apply for Disaster Unemployment Assistance has...
Region X
October 5, 2000
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Emergency management professionals know that success during any disaster relies heavily on the resources volunteer agencies bring to the scene. Recently, staff members from FEMA...
Region VII
October 5, 2000
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Tornadoes and hurricanes are among the most destructive forces of nature. More than 1,200 tornadoes are reported nationwide per year. Since 1950, there has been an...
Region VII
October 5, 2000
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Property owners in 83 communities in 28 states are paying less for flood insurance as of October 1, 2000, thanks to special efforts by local officials to reduce future flood...
October 4, 2000
Helena, MT -- Almost $1 million in disaster assistance funds have been issued to Montana residents and businesses since the August 30 presidential disaster declaration following the state's...
Montana
October 4, 2000
Xenia, OH -- The Ohio disaster declaration was expanded today to make all categories of public assistance available to help reimburse state and local governments in Greene County for public...
Ohio
October 4, 2000
Washington, D.C. -- The uncontrolled Quail Run fire located in Parker County has been added to the list of Texas blazes designated for federal firefighting funds by the Federal Emergency Management...
Texas
October 4, 2000
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) announced today it is joining with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), KIDDE Safety, Lowe's Home Safety Council and the USAA...
October 3, 2000
Xenia, OH -- In the wake of the deadly tornado that struck Ohio last month, officials from the Ohio Emergency Management Agency (OEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are urging...
Ohio

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