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May 13, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- State officials report Florida's wildfire situation has diminished somewhat due to improved weather conditions. The past week brought much needed rainfall to large portions of the...
Florida
May 13, 1999
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- Californians who suffered damages or losses because of the severe freeze in late December may still call for disaster assistance, according to FEMA and the Governor's Office...
California
May 13, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Secretary of Commerce Howard Barnett announced today that the Oklahoma Department of Commerce has set up a toll free line to help businesses damaged in the May 3rd tornadoes....
Oklahoma
May 12, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' massive debris removal operation began today in Oklahoma City, Mulhall and Choctaw. Debris removal in Stroud begins Thursday, May 13....
Oklahoma
May 12, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Spring flooding problems continue in North Dakota. Local officials report flooded roads and related damage in several counties. Sagging roadbeds are impacting traffic flow,...
May 12, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal disaster aid was made available today for families and businesses in 17 Tennessee counties victimized by tornadoes and other violent weather last week, according to the...
Tennessee
May 12, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- State and local governments and certain nonprofit organizations in seven Oklahoma counties are now eligible for federal financial assistance to help pay for rebuilding road...
Oklahoma
May 12, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal disaster aid was made available today for families and businesses in 17 Tennessee counties victimized by tornadoes and other violent weather last week, according to the...
May 12, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Vice President Gore will visit Perry County, Tenn., today to observe first hand some of the damage that from tornadoes that hit the state on May 5. The Vice President will visit...
May 12, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- James Lee Witt, director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), is urging residents of tornado-prone areas to build a "safe room" in their homes that can provide...

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