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February 1, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The National Weather Service (NWS) reports a slow-moving weather system dropped large amounts of rain over northern Louisiana this weekend. State officials report low-land...
February 1, 1999
BOSTON, Mass. -- Last week FEMA Director James Lee Witt visited Boston to talk with state and local officials about Y2K planning. The Massachusetts Municipal Association and the Federal...
Region I
February 1, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Local, state, and federal officials announced plans today to have a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) open in Clay County from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday,...
Arkansas
January 29, 1999
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Five additional New York counties now are eligible to apply for state and federal disaster assistance to help pay for emergency measures taken during heavy snowstorms in the first...
New York
January 29, 1999
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- State and federal disaster management officials will open Disaster Recovery Centers in Jackson and Clarksville Monday in order to answer questions and expedite information about...
Tennessee
January 29, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Federal, state, local and voluntary agencies are working in partnership to help Arkansas residents following recent severe storms and tornadoes. The following is a summary of...
Arkansas
January 29, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Local, state, and federal officials announced plans today to have a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) open in Lonoke County from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday,...
Arkansas
January 28, 1999
CHICAGO, Ill. -- FEMA Region V officials are providing additional information on the Michigan Snow Emergency Declaration. The following details will help local officials and Michigan residents...
Michigan
January 28, 1999
CHICAGO, Ill. -- FEMA Region V officials are providing additional updated information on the Indiana Snow Emergency Declaration. The following details will help local officials and Indiana residents...
Indiana
January 28, 1999
CHICAGO, Ill. -- As a result of President Clinton's January 15 emergency declaration to provide financial aid to communities for their snow removal, state and federal officials are beginning to work...
Indiana

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